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.
24 July 2015
When you are ready to steam clean your carpets, many people will turn to renting a steam cleaner from their local home goods store. However, while there are some benefits of doing this, there may be more benefits to buying a carpet steam cleaner instead. Here are some of the benefits of purchasing a steam cleaner rather than renting one: Reduces Stress: When you own a carpet steam cleaner, more often than not it can reduce the stress that is associated with steam cleaning.
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.