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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

  • Tips for Dealing with Common Household Electrical Issues

    22 May 2019

    Buying your first home can leave you facing all sorts of smaller issues that you may not be familiar with. Of the issues you may encounter, electrical problems are probably the most serious, and the most confusing. Here are a few things that you should watch for, and tips for dealing with them if it should happen. Surging Power Your home can experience electrical surges from many different sources. Not only can lightning and electrical storms cause power surges, so can faulty wiring, damaged appliances, and unpredictable power supply.

  • 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.