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Planning A New Dock This Year? Use These Tips To Keep It In Pristine Condition

23 February

If a new boat dock is finally at the top of your to-do list, it’s time to start thinking about long-term maintenance. It’s not going to be brand new forever, but with proper maintenance you can keep it looking brand new. Here’s a quick list of tips that will help keep your dock in pristine […]

3 Reasons to Have Your Driveway Sealcoated Before a Big Party

09 January

Are you planning on hosting a big party or other event, such as a wedding, at your home? If so, you might be thinking about having landscaping work done and focusing on cleaning your home so that it looks its best. One step that you might not have thought about is having an asphalt contractor […]

Debunking Fire Sprinkler Myths

29 December

Fire sprinklers can help protect against the spread of a fire, but are they really safe. What do you do if your fire sprinkler goes off accidentally? What do you do if you burn your morning toast? While you might think that putting fire sprinklers in your home creates an unnecessary risk of water damage, […]

Refurbishing An Old Window Air Conditioner: How To Change The Fan Capacitor

09 December

If you like to work with your hands and are looking for a new hobby to so you can stay busy over the winter months, you should consider refurbishing an old air conditioner to keep you cool next summer. There are some parts that wear out and many people will just toss the air conditioner […]

Benefits of Installing Polished Concrete Floors

27 October

Are you thinking about remodeling your home? Are you still trying to decide exactly what type of floors you’d like in your custom-built home? While you may already have considered wood flooring, tiles, or carpeting, you may not realize that there could be another option for your home. Although it may not initially sound like […]

3 Tips For Great Barn Lighting

27 October

When building a new barn for your horses, there are several things that you should consider. One of the basic aspects that many barn owners overlook at first is adequate lighting. Lighting is important because it will help your animals regulate their sleep schedules. Additionally, it will make it easier for you to work in […]

Repairing Your Driveway’s Narrow Cracks With A Melt-In Filler

18 October

Melt-in fillers are ideal for use in crack repair projects simply because unlike caulk tube and squeeze bottle fillers, they last longer. And while it may take more work to effectively repair a crack with a melt-in filler, the fact that it saves one from having to make frequent repairs usually makes it worth the […]

4 Tips To Help Deal With A Flooded Basement And Prevent Future Water Problems

07 October

One of the areas of your home that may be susceptible to flooding and water problems is the basement. When water gets in, it is important to get a head start on cleaning up the mess to prevent problems with mold and other issues. You will also want to prevent future problems in your basement […]

Common Mistakes People Make During New Sod Installation

20 September

Nothing is quite as nice as a newly installed, emerald green lawn. Do-it-yourself sod installation is a great way to save money on your landscaping project, but you need to be careful to avoid some common pitfalls that could spell the premature death of your beautiful (and expensive) lawn. Here are some common mistakes that […]

The Reasons Tile And Grout Cleaning Is Essential For Homeowners Living In Hot, Humid Climates

29 August

Tile flooring can greatly enhance the decorative appeal of your home’s interior while also being a cool surface to walk on on hot days. Tile flooring is also easier to keep clean than carpeting and has a more elegant appearance than linoleum. Tile floor is also longer lasting than some other hard surface materials. However, […]