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

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 condition year-after-year. Keep the Wood Protected If you're going to be using treated wood for your new dock, it's going to need some special attention throughout the year. Read More 

3 Reasons to Have Your Driveway Sealcoated Before a Big Party

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 come out to sealcoat your driveway, but this can be a good thing to do before hosting a big event at your house, too. Read More 

Debunking Fire Sprinkler Myths

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, you might be pleasantly surprised to find that many of the myths about water sprinklers are not true. Read More 

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

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 away and buy a new one next year, but if you like to reuse old things and make them run well again, an old air conditioner can be just the right challenge that will keep you busy over the winter. Read More 

Benefits of Installing Polished Concrete Floors

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 something you would want, there are actually several advantages to these types of floors. Some of the reasons why you might want polished concrete floors in your home include the following Read More