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!
26 September 2016
Winter is will be here before you know it. If you have automatic sprinklers, now's the time to get them prepared for the colder temperatures. If you live in a region that experiences freezing temperatures, you'll want to make sure you get your sprinklers winterized before the cold weather arrives. Here are four steps you should take to winterize your sprinklers. Disconnect the Valves Freezing temperatures can wreak havoc on your sprinklers, especially the equipment that's located above-ground.
31 August 2016
One question many horse owners face while planning a new barn is how many stalls to include in the structure. You don't want to end up feeling too cramped within a year or two, but stalls that sit empty for years can add significantly to construction costs while contributing little to no value. Striking the right balance between your current needs and future expansion is critical to finding the right final design for your new barn.
12 August 2016
If you are a retail business and you are about to remodel the front of your store, you want to be sure that your customers are protected and injuries are prevented. Since you cannot have every customer wear a hardhat into the store, you can just circumvent the area by blocking it off with portable construction fencing. Here are three kinds of portable construction fencing and how they would work for your needs.
27 July 2016
When you need to clear space and control terrain for a construction project, turning to a drilling and blasting company can be a great decision. These professionals work with businesses in the pre construction phase in order to make the land more suitable for any project. You should learn how this drilling and blasting work can save you time and money, find out what the techniques involves and learn the cost for hiring a contractor.
12 July 2016
When moving out of a house you are renting, anything can make you lose a little or all of your deposit. It is important to clean and fix anything that isn't in the same condition it was in before you moved in, this includes the garage door. Rust on a garage door seem nearly impossible to remove. Don't fret! Luckily for you and your deposit, there are several common household ingredients that will remove rust from metal surfaces.