As a parent, you probably rely on your home cooling system to keep your kids and your entire family cool, comfortable and safe during the summer months. These are a few helpful air conditioning tips that parents like you can remember and rely on all summer long. 1. Make Sure Your Air Conditioning Unit Is Clean Indoor air quality is a big concern for many parents. If this is something that you are worried about, you should have your air conditioning unit cleaned once a year by an air conditioning maintenance and repair professional.
13 December 2019
Hot water is a luxury that modern homeowners can take for granted. The ability to access hot water through the faucets in your home is dependent on a functional water heater. Most homeowners are familiar with water heaters that feature large storage tanks, but there is a new type of water heater making headway in residential homes. A tankless water heater can offer you significant savings when it comes to your monthly utility bill, but there are some surprising benefits you can enjoy when making the switch to a tankless water heater in your home.
4 October 2019
Demolitions projects can cause headaches both literally and figuratively. Aside from potential issues that may stress you out, the noise can be a cause for head pain. If you have need for an upcoming demolitions project, there are ways to avoid the stress and potential headache that come with it. Protect Your Ears If demolition is taking place in or around your home, make sure you protect your ears. Workers exposed to 100 dB of sound for 2 hours or more must wear protective ear coverings, which means you should consider doing the same.
26 August 2019
Right now, you might already have gutters installed on your home. You might have always relied on them for handling the rainwater that falls off of your roof, and you might not have thought about making any changes to them. If your gutters are in good shape, there probably is not much that you need to do. However, you may want to think about doing one thing: installing gutter screens. Some of the benefits of gutter screens are listed here.
2 June 2019
Although you may not hear too much about them, steel buildings provide numerous benefits to those who own them. When you are having a building constructed, whether it is a home, barn, or even a carport for your vehicles, you should consider having it built out of steel. It Is Such a Durable Option When a building is composed of steel, there is no question about its strength and durability. If you are having something built for you and you want it to last a long time, choosing the right material for the building is a must.
24 April 2019
It's easy as a homeowner to rely on everything functioning properly. You go to turn on your heater, and warm air comes out. You go to turn on your stove, and it works. You go to open your garage, and it actually opens for you. However, just like with anything, your home can start to wear down and break. If you have noticed that your garage door isn't opening like it once did, then it may need some garage door maintenance.
20 January 2019
Without sufficient amounts of shaded areas, it can be difficult to comfortably spend time in your yard during the summer and spring months. Awnings are able to address this problem by greatly increasing the amount of shade that is available to you. Myth: Retractable Awnings Are Always Heavy To Use Due to the fact that there may be times when you do not need or want to use the awning, it can be worthwhile to opt for a retractable awning system.
7 December 2018
Barn doors are a new trend. These sleek doors are awesome space savers, serve as a stylish focal point, and are easy enough to install that even a newbie do-it-yourself (DIY) fanatic can tackle the project on their own. If you love the look of these doors and are ready to outfit your home with one, here are some tips to get you started. 1. Find the Right Spot A barn door can work in any home, but a barn door may not work in every spot of a house.
26 October 2018
Maximizing furnace efficiency is important for minimizing utility bills and keeping your household comfortable during the coldest months of the year. Unfortunately, a lot of homeowners make simple mistakes that cost them money and add a lot of frustration in the wintertime. The following are six things you need to avoid doing around your house this winter because they detract from furnace efficiency: Turning the thermostat up excessively high A lot of homeowners are tempted to set their thermostat very high to heat things up quickly when they feel particularly cold.
11 September 2018
You own a condo and love your private space. However, you don't have much of a yard, and you want to have a private landscape you can enjoy whenever you wish. Adding a rooftop landscape is a unique way to still have a beautiful yard of sorts you can relax in or entertain guests with. Before you talk to a landscaper, use this guide to help you determine just what type of landscape you want to create.
1 August 2018