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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!

Home Heating Hints

  • Wrapped, Sprayed, And Injected: Three Approaches To Exterior Waterproofing And How Each Is Applied

    3 April 2019

    It seems like a weird idea to have the exterior of your home waterproofed. After all, homes have been standing in the elements for years and bearing up under all kinds of weather. Yet, there are some good reasons for waterproofing your home — namely, if your home is in a very wet area of the country, it is a very old wooden home, and/or it has had problems with mold in the past.

  • 5 Reasons You Should Choose Frameless Shower Enclosures

    12 February 2019

    If you are considering a bathroom remodel, you may want to consider redoing your shower with frameless shower glass. In terms of modern bathroom design, frameless doors are an essential feature. Plus, there are many benefits for frameless shower enclosures. Prior to finalizing your bathroom design plans, consider the benefits of this particular shower style. Easy to Clean Since there are no crevices in frameless glass designs, you don't have to worry about dirt and grime collecting in hard-to-reach corners or cracks, making the shower glass easy to clean.

  • 3 Ways To Find A Roof Leak

    7 January 2019

    Finding out you have a roof leak is a great way to ruin your day. Leave it untreated and you risk having the problem become worse and worse until the day you return home to find water all over your carpet or furniture. Finding a roof leak though can be difficult at times as it involves physically heading up to the roof. If you've never had to find a roof leak before, here are a few tips that might help.

  • Basic Options In A New Home Fireplace

    24 November 2018

    If you enjoy a getaway to a vacation cabin in the winter so you can snuggle around the fireplace, you should think about having a fireplace installed in your home. It's possible to install a traditional wood fireplace and chimney in an existing home, or you may want to buy a more convenient gas fireplace. Either way, you can enjoy the romance and warmth of a fire any time you like without having to go on vacation.

  • Time For A Replacement? How To Care For Your New Boiler

    1 September 2018

    If you're going to be having a new boiler installed before winter, you're making a big investment in your home. To protect that investment, you want to make sure you take the proper steps to care of it. Here are some tips that will help you care for your new boiler. Give It Plenty of Ventilation Once your boiler is installed by a company like Boiler Services, Inc., you'll want to give it plenty of ventilation.