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!
7 June 2018
If you have an aspen tree in your yard and it is not looking very good, this could be due to many things. To help you determine what you should do below are three common diseases and insects that bother an aspen tree and what you can do to take care of these problems. Aphids Aphids, also known as plant lice, are insects that can be found on a variety of trees.
23 April 2018
A manicured lawn can add to the beauty and serenity of your home. To care for your grass properly, you need to trim it on a regular basis. This is best done with the help of a lawnmower. There are many mowers available on the market, so finding the machine that will best meet your mowing needs is essential. Keep these things in mind as you look for a new mower to help you care for your lawn this summer.
27 February 2018
When planning a tiny house building project, there are a lot of decisions that have to be made. For example, you have to decide on the various building materials that you want to use, including a good roofing material. Even though you certainly have a lot of options to choose from when picking a roofing material for your tiny house, you might find that a metal roof is going to be your best choice.
13 December 2017
If your home runs on electric heat and you are looking for an efficient way to heat and cool your home, you may want to consider installing a ductless heat pump. Often referred to as a mini-split, this type of heating and cooling system is both safe and quiet. If you are considering installing this type of unit, here are three reasons to go ductless when it comes to heating and cooling:
13 December 2017
Butcher block countertops are a unique style of countertop that are made out of thick and heavy wood. The unique material qualities of wood as a countertop material gives butcher block countertops a distinct set of advantages. Understanding what butcher block countertops have to offer your counters can help you figure out if they are the right fit for your home remodeling project. Aesthetic Considerations Butcher block countertops provide a natural and rustic aesthetic to your kitchen and are made out of warmly colored materials, since most woods are yellow, brown, or reddish in color.