If you've ever had someone complaining that the taste of their tap water isn't what it used to be and thought it was all just in their head, you may be surprised to know that they might be right. The quality of water that goes into American homes has changed a lot over the years, and more Americans are starting to worry about the quality of the water they drink and you should too.
6 September 2018
Hipsters, millennials, and trendy people alike have all started to fall in love with all things mid-century. As a type of design that has several sleek and modern elements to it, mid-century homes can sometimes be hard to come by. If you just recently bought a new home and want to turn it into a little bit of a mid-century dream, then these tips will help you, but for starters, make sure that your home is at least a ranch style home or that it has mid-century bones already to work with.
22 July 2018
There are all kinds of options you will be considering if you decide to have a brand new house built on your piece of property. One of the biggest decisions you will have to make is if you want your house set atop a concrete foundation or a basement. A basement construction is something that can make the home-building project take a little longer, but it is well worth it to a lot of homeowners.
8 June 2018
Remodeling your home, while you continue to live it, can be a challenge. One of the biggest challenges created when remodeling your home is keeping everything clean. With the right organization and cleaning strategy in place, you can keep your home clean as it is remodeled. 1. Rent a Dumpster The first thing you need to do is make sure that there is a place for all the trash and junk that is generated from a remodeling project to go.
23 April 2018
Your walls, ceiling and attic is filled with insulation to help prevent the transfer of heat, keeping your home cooler in the summer and warmer in the winter. If you believe your home may not have enough insulation, adding more will help reducing your heating and cooling costs. Check out these three frequently asked questions regarding insulation. How Do You Know More Insulation Is Needed? If your home is older, it is likely you don't have enough insulation because heating and cooling was so affordable that contractors believed using more insulation would be a waste of money.
15 March 2018
Whether you are running a small or large company, when you need to make sure that you are keeping everyone safe, you need to have access to all of the work zone supplies that you can possibly get. Of course, this can add up to be a lot of money, which is why you will want to keep reading. Take a few moments to learn how you can get all of the work zone equipment and supplies that you need without breaking the bank.
31 January 2018
Sometimes, chain link fencing materials can be unsightly additions to your outdoor living space. There are solutions to makeover that unsightly chain link fencing. Consider adding wood details, lattice or even green coverings for your unsightly chain link fence. Here are some options that you will want to consider to makeover the unsightly chain link materials in outdoor living spaces: 1. Using Green Plants and Materials to Makeover Unsightly Chain Link Fencing
17 December 2017
If you want to make sure that your home is serving you the best, it all boils down to how well you take care of your plumbing utilities. Your home will be a lot more valuable and long lasting when you take time to handle some plumbing maintenance that'll serve you. Whether you're handling repairs solely on your own or getting in touch with plumbing contractors for help, the tips in this article will be well worth your while.
15 November 2017
Flooding in your home can leave you concerned not just about the damages to the house, but also to your furnishings. Acting quickly is the key to minimizing the damage and saving as much furniture as possible. The following tips can help you take the right steps while you wait for the water damage restoration professionals to arrive. Tip #1: Move everything out The single best thing you can do is to move all furniture out of the flooded room.
11 October 2017
Before the winter months get here, you will want to prepare your home for the cold weather. Some of the chores that need to be done include maintenance to the heating, repairs and adding insulation to your home. If you want to reduce energy loss during the winter months, here are some improvements that you may want to do: 1. Insulating Areas of Your Home That Need It There are areas of your home that may be missing insulation, which is common in areas like garages, unfinished basements or a bonus room that is not finished.
11 September 2017