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  • 2 Things To Know Before You Wire An Outdoor Outlet

    25 August 2016

    If you want to have outdoor outlets at your home, for whatever reason, then you need to make sure that you have them installed correctly. For one thing, they will be exposed to the elements, and water and electricity don't mix. If water got into an outlet with no way to shut it down at the outlet, it could short out the system and cause a fire. If you are familiar with electrical work and decide that you can do the work on your own, there are things that you need to make sure that you know before you get started so that the outlets and wiring are installed correctly.

  • 3 Fun Ways To Promote Your Auto Shop On Your Building's Garage Doors

    5 August 2016

    Are you interested in using your auto shop's garage doors as promotional tools? Here are three fun ways to decorate your doors and increase customer interest in your services: Use Custom Stencils An excellent way to spruce your building's garage doors up while at the same time promoting your business is to decorate the doors with custom stencils and paint. Have your company logo and a mimic of your business sign turned into stencils at your local office supply store, printing shop, or graphic design studio.

  • Create A Custom Patio Cover For Your Tiny House Out Of Aluminum

    22 July 2016

    If you want to create a patio on the back of your tiny home, you need to be sure that you have a patio cover installed to ensure that you can get shade when you need it. When you own a tiny house, you need for everything to be as light as it can be, while still being durable. Use the guide below to learn how to use an aluminum patio cover on the outside of your tiny home to create the outdoor relaxation area you want quickly and easily.

  • Four Great Ways To Make A New House A Home

    5 July 2016

    If you are moving into a home that is not only new to you, but also recently built, it can be exciting to personalize parts of this to make it your own. If a home is nearly completed and ready to move in, there are a few things that you might want to consider updating. Here are four ways you can personalize a new house to feel like home. 1. Invest In Landscaping

  • Three Health Hazards Flood Water Can Bring Into Your Home

    20 June 2016

    When returning home after a hurricane or other natural disaster that's flooded your neighborhood, the first step you should take is checking your house for hazards before entering. If you notice changes to the foundation of the house (such as cracks or shifting) or if the roof and walls appear to be sagging, leaning, or otherwise obviously damaged, you'll need to make an appointment with a building inspector to determine whether it's safe before you can enter.

  • Pressure Tanks For Water Wells: What They Are, What They Do And How To Get Them

    30 May 2016

    If you have a well for water delivery to your home, then you may have experienced the inconsistencies that come with water pressure from a well system. However, you do not have to live with these inconsistencies or accept them as par for the course. You can hire a well contractor to install some pressure tanks. If you have never heard of pressure tanks for wells before, the following information will tell you what they are, what they do and how to get them.

  • 3 Tips For Effectively Cleaning Your Commercial Doors

    12 May 2016

    Keeping your commercial doors nice and clean at all times can have a big impact on the cleanliness of your property. Plus, it can also have an effect on the way that people perceive your business, since customers generally don't like to see dirt and grime. Luckily, following these three tips can help you more effectively clean your commercial doors. 1. Wipe Them Down Regularly First of all, even though it can be easy to forget, it is a good idea to add cleaning all of your commercial doors to your regular cleaning schedule.

  • 3 Reasons To Invest In An Irrigation System For Your Landscape

    26 April 2016

    Have you become frustrated with the amount of water being used to keep your landscape green? It might be time for you to invest in hiring a professional contractor to install an irrigation system so you can enjoy the benefits that comes along with it. Take a look at the article below for a list of reasons as to why investigating in an irrigation system is a good investment for your landscape.

  • How To Get One Hundred Years From Your Terracotta Roof

    8 April 2016

    Your new terracotta roof could protect your home for the next century. There are a few maintenance tasks that you can do to help prolong the life of your new roof. Here are a few of the ways that you can make sure to get the maximum life from your terracotta roof. 1. Clean debris off of the roof that may trap water. Leaves, sticks and branches can form a barrier to water flowing off of the roof.

  • Why Many Homeowners Prefer Wooden Windows

    16 March 2016

    It seems like most modern windows are being constructed out of synthetic materials like vinyl, aluminum, fiberglass or carbon fiber. Each of these windows has its own set of drawbacks and advantages. However, no matter how practical these modern materials are, many homeowners find them stylistically lacking. Many preferred the classic look of wooden windows. It is still very possible to find affordable, stylish, energy efficient and durable wooden windows for all types of homes.