Basements: nobody likes them because they are damp, smelly, and often creepy. Even brand-new basements in new homes have that eerie feeling of deathly quiet mixed with a strange sort of alien invasiveness. Of course, nothing is quite as bad as a basement that is frequently wet. Here are some possible causes as to why your basement is wet, and how to stop or prevent each cause. Your Basement Used to Be a Cistern
4 January 2019
If a new home construction project is in your future and you want this to be the home that you live in for the rest of your life, choosing a great roofing material will help protect the structure of the home for decades to come. Metal roofing materials are worth the investment when you are trying to build a house that is strong and protective, and that is constructed with the highest quality building materials.
28 November 2018
Cleaning or replacing your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system's air filter is an important aspect of keeping your system in good shape as it ages. However, that's not all you should be doing to maintain optimal performance as time goes on. Here are a few HVAC maintenance tips to ensure your HVAC system doesn't let you down in the future: Clean up Outside One maintenance task that is often overlooked by homeowners is cleaning up around their exterior air conditioning unit and heat pump.
12 October 2018
If you're planning to build a separate garage on your property so you can keep your car protected and have space for a workshop, you'll have to decide on the building materials and roofing. You have several options depending on how you'll use the building and how its appearance will affect your property. Metal roofing could be an ideal choice for a free-standing garage. Here's why. Metal Roofing Is Attractive
2 September 2018
Outdoor tennis courts are only expected to last a decade or two before they start showing wear and tear. If the courts are especially popular, they will begin showing wear and tear much sooner. If you want to extend the life expectancy of your private tennis court, here is what you need to do: When Cracks Begin, Use Court Patching There are liquid-to-solid patching materials for tennis and basketball courts. When small cracks begin in your court, use a patching material to fill the cracks and bond the edges of the cracks together.
21 July 2018
Do you have to park your vehicle by the curb because there isn't a driveway on your property? Did a Vehicle collide with yours while it was parked and not you are afraid that it will happen again after the repairs have been made? Before your vehicle comes back from the auto repair shop, consider getting a driveway constructed so it can be safely parked. The most ideal type of driveway to opt for is one that is made of asphalt, and don't forget to leave the construction of it to professionals.
6 June 2018
Whether you are remodeling your home or cleaning out your garage, a rented dumpster is an easy way to dispose of the excess trash and junk that won't fit into your regular trash can. However, you need to be careful that you load the dumpster in a safe and efficient manner to avoid injuries or unused void spaces. To this end, here are some tips from sanitation professionals for how to safely and efficiently load a roll off dumpster.
21 April 2018