6 August 2015
If you've always thought about gutter cleaning as a seasonal job to be put off until the next season, it might be time to think again. Gutters protect the roof by keeping it dry, and they protect the foundation by carrying water away from the house. They also help eliminate breeding places for mold and pests. Here are seven ways to tell if ignoring your gutters could be damaging your home.
6 July 2015
As home offices become easier to set up and more efficient for the modern worker, more people may put themselves at risk of complete failure. Even though sitting at a computer in your own home seems easy, there could be electrical problems and a lack of computer support in your home that might not be obvious until you're too late. To avoid losing valuable hours out of your day and even the privilege of working from home, consider a few important inspection points that could make or break your home office's efficiency.
24 June 2015
The vanity often serves as the focal point of your bathroom's décor. Indeed, remodeling or replacing your bathroom's vanity goes a long way to giving the room a whole new look. As you plan your new bathroom, or a bathroom remodel, consider stylish options for the vanity. Choose Granite Granite is a common material for kitchen countertops but is sometimes under-utilized in bathroom vanities. Yet the very qualities that make granite ideal for the kitchen transfer to the bathroom vanity – it's durable and relatively maintenance-free.
11 June 2015
Gutter maintenance is critical for the structural integrity of your roof. The gutters of your home are designed to carry away water and debris that runs off the shingles and over the eaves. If your gutters are malfunctioning, this can cause all manner of structural damage, including ice dams. Know the Relationship between Gutters and Ice Dams Ice dams form when melting snow on the roof rolls down to the eaves and then re-freezes, forming a wall of ice that builds on itself.
29 May 2015
Have you renovated some of your home, but now your kitchen remodeling funds are running low? Are you looking for ways to upgrade your kitchen without breaking your budget? Do you hope to save money on your kitchen remodeling so that you still have enough money for other improvement projects? Here are some tips to help your kitchen look like a million bucks without spending a ton of money: Paint counter tops instead of replacing them: Are your laminate counter tops structurally intact, but woefully out of style?