4 October 2018
Winter is approaching and with it, hurricane season and other storms are beginning make their way through parts of the United States. Here are some recommended updates you can make to your home to protect it from hurricane season and other heavy winter storms that may come your way. Prepare Your Roof Your roof is your home's natural first defense from storms and wet weather, as it protects your interior from a direct hit from a storm's rain or snowfall.
29 August 2018
So, you now have a teenager who's driving. Mixed emotions, right? On one hand, you're probably more than just a little bit nervous to have him or her out in crazy traffic. On the other hand, won't it be nice not to be the official chauffeur anymore? Did you decide to buy a disposable car for your teenager? Perhaps you considered that, as a new driver, he or she might have at least minor accidents, and maybe even a major one.
11 July 2018
Many homes have basements, and while an unfinished basement may be a good spot for the washer and dryer and the water heater, leaving the area unfinished is just wasting the space. If you already have the basement, hiring a contractor for a basement finish project the area can be a very wise idea. There are many reasons to consider investing in finishing your home's basement, such as: More Living Space
1 June 2018
Water is crucial for your family's health and wellness, but it is also important for your home's function. Unfortunately, the process of moving water into your home can be challenging due to possible environmental concerns. While surprising for most homeowners to learn, their water may contain harmful toxins. These toxins not only affect the look, smell, and taste of the water, but they can also affect your family's health and wellness.
13 April 2018
Arc stud welders are one of the most convenient types of welders out there, and they are highly prized by novice welders. However, even though arc stud welders are in high demand and available pretty much everywhere, no two models are exactly the same in form or function. This means that when you buy an arc stud welder for the first time, you really do have to watch what you're doing to ensure you get a model that is right for you.
11 March 2018
Laminate custom countertops are often installed as an inexpensive alternative to real wood. Laminate commonly lasts a long time, but, you may notice they look faded or don't match the new color scheme in your kitchen. However, you have no room in your budget to replace them. Consider giving them a paint job to update without the hassle and cost of replacement. Paint the countertops by following these instructions. Prepare to Paint the Countertops
23 January 2018
The warm months of summer are not that far off, and soon you'll be starting up your air conditioner one again. However, it is not as simple as turning on the unit and enjoying the cold air. There are several things you should do before you start using your air conditioner for the first time this year. Clean the Unit The condenser found outside your home has not been used for several months.
13 December 2017
While changing the cabinet doors in your kitchen can dramatically improve the look of the space, adding a door to the opening of the kitchen might also be something to consider. If you favor being able to enclose the kitchen, a door can be the solution. However, you don't necessarily want to choose just any standard interior door. This is an opportunity to select a door that not only offers functionality, but also gives this part of your home some style.
6 November 2017
To continue protecting your home's interior and you and your family through winter, your roof should be inspected and maintained before winter arrives. Winter can bring with it freezing rain, ice buildup, and snow upon your rooftop. Here are some tips to help you ready your roof and its drainage system to ensure it remains a protective barrier to your home's interior. Repair Shingle Damage One of the first things you should inspect on your roof is the condition of its asphalt shingles.
5 October 2017
There are many different options for an energy saving water heater to have installed in your home. The size of your family and the hot water consumption in your home will affect the type of system you want. If you have high water demand in the evenings, then a tankless water heater may be right for your home. For homes with plumbing fixtures that use more hot water, you may want to consider other alternatives like solar water heaters or heat pump systems with larger storage tanks.