Cheap and Durable Roofing

When you step outside and look at the roofs in your neighborhood, what do you see? In most neighborhoods, you will find that the majority of homes have asphalt shingle roofs. The reason for this is a combination of price and durability. For the price, you can’t get a...

Protecting Your Masonry Work

Masonry work can add a lot of character to a home. If the masonry work is exposed to the elements, however, it can get damaged over time. As with a lot of damaging conditions, water is usually involved. As masonry work ages, it will crack, and these cracks will let...

How Trees Help You Keep Cool

When you step outside and look at the roofs in your neighborhood, what do you see? In most neighborhoods, you will find that the majority of homes have asphalt shingle roofs. The reason for this is a combination of price and durability. For the price, you can’t get a...

Tree Roots in Your Pipes

Masonry work can add a lot of character to a home. If the masonry work is exposed to the elements, however, it can get damaged over time. As with a lot of damaging conditions, water is usually involved. As masonry work ages, it will crack, and these cracks will let...

What Is Hiding In Your Bed?

There are few things that are more welcome on a hot, blustery day than some shade underneath a tree. Interestingly, you might just think of the shade as the relief provided, but did you know that there is another reason you feel cool underneath a tree? This is because...

Selling Your Own Home?…. Become A Skilled Salesman

Have you made the decision to sell your own home? Perhaps its because you would like to save some money, or perhaps you like the thought of being in control of the process. For whatever reason you have decided to sell your home yourself, how can you ensure that you do...

Sheet Vinyl Flooring – Is It For You?

Does it seem that you hear a lot more about bed bugs than you used to? This is definitely the case. Bed bugs have been making a major comeback after the use of DDT was discontinued. While DDT was the only pesticide that was proven to be effective against bed bugs, it...

How To Raise A House

Do the trees in your front yard all of a sudden seem to flourish and grow faster than ever? While you might think that this is due to your green fingers, it is quite possible that you have a food source for the trees that is constantly supplying them with fertilized...

Furniture Tip Overs – Dangers To Your Kids

Within a 17 year period, over 15,000 children under the age of 18 all visited emergency rooms because of furniture related tip over accidents. The problem has been getting worse, with a 40% increase over the years, and the majority of the injuries are from flat screen...

How Is Window Tinting Used In The Home?

We've all heard about window film for our cars - other wise known as window tint. But did you know that there is a tint for your homes windows? What can this film for your homes windows do for you though? Shade your windows, maybe even be energy efficient? Well all...