How good is your home heating system? Does it warm up the whole house on a cold day? Does it cost more than you think it should to get enough heat in the winter? Are you thinking about switching to an alternative heating system? Do you want to upgrade to a newer heating system? I started this blog to talk about the different alternatives for heating your home. Find out when it’s time to upgrade your heating unit and when you can make modifications or repairs to your old unit to improve its efficiency or keep it going a while longer. Also, check out the pros and cons of different alternative heating options from geothermal units to pellet stoves. Your home heating answers are here!
17 June 2015
If you are planning on remodeling your master bathroom that you share with your significant other, it is important that you incorporate things that will make it easier for the two of you to share the bathroom. This will make both of you happier because you will feel that you have more space of your own in the master bathroom, as well as more room to function when you are both in the bathroom together.
4 June 2015
A major kitchen remodel can cost over $50,000 while a minor one may only cost about $20,000. An upscale kitchen remodel may cost an astounding $80,000. What's the difference? Well, obviously it depends on if you do any structural changes, such as moving a wall or installing a skylight. The costs for these projects are always much higher than changing out cabinets, flooring and finishes. However, you can also run up the budget simply by choosing the wrong materials or by communicating ineffectively with your contractor.
21 May 2015
If you are considering a commercial fence around your business property because there is so much theft starting in the area, you want to get moving on the project fast. There are so many ways a fence is going to protect you and save you money after installation. If you aren't sure what materials to choose or where the fence should go, here are a few things you want to consider.
6 May 2015
Clogged, old, or broken filters can cause a lot of problems for your furnace. By extension, they can cause a lot of problems for your in-home comfort. The good news is that dealing with filters is one of the few things that you can do without the need for professional help: Problems Caused by a Dirty Air Filter Quite a few issues can alert you to a possible problem with your filter.
17 April 2015
If you are in the market to buy a home, do not forget to talk with new home builders. These homes are not always put in the local real estate listing book (the MLS). Instead, builders buy a whole tract of land, build homes on them, and then have their own selling office. Because the builder owns the tract, he or she is often willing to give discounts and other benefits to buyers to keep their cash flowing.