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 April 2015
It seems like just yesterday that we were shopping for Christmas presents and preparing to bring in 2015. Yet, spring is here and summer is right around the corner! If you've decided to enhance your summer living by adding a new porch to your house, this is indeed the perfect time to do it. Here are some ideas for you to consider before you finalize your plans. The Flooring - Choose concrete!
25 March 2015
With so many people having personal experiences with bed bugs when they travel, everyone and their neighbor is on high-alert when it comes to these pesky critters. Bed bugs commonly latch on to clothing and luggage to hitch a ride to the next available food hot spot and these smart travelers can multiply real fast. If you are the property manager of an apartment building, just one tenant providing the traveling vehicle for these bed bugs could leave your entire building at risk.
11 March 2015
For as long as humans have been around, they have consistently looked for ways to increase efficiency with all aspects of life, so that they get more work done for less effort. In this regard, you might want to consider taking advantage of directional boring in order to have trenchless pipe repair for your home. This allows you to get plumbing work done without having to tear up the ground in the process.
4 March 2015
An oak floor can look absolutely stunning in your dining room, transforming it into a space you love. Your luxurious floor will eventually attract buyers when you're ready to sell your home. Oak floors usually make for a traditional dining room, but if you pair yours with modern furniture, you can create a more forward-thinking, artistic dining room, too. Here's a look at several pros and cons to consider as you determine whether oak flooring is the right choice for you.
24 February 2015
While the idea of sniffing around for sewage problems might not seem like the most thrilling of things to do, paying attention for signs of a sewage leak is very important. In fact, it is something that you should always be on the lookout for. Make sure that you are taking a moment to review the following tips for spotting a sewage leak so that you can have it fixed before you have a real mess on your hands.