My husband and I wanted to add an addition to our home for years before we finally decided to act on the idea. However, we then realized that we desperately needed to update our kitchen, as well. Before we started the remodeling process, we prepared for what we expected: stress. We made sure we cleared our calendars and didn't have any other major commitments during the remodeling process. However, once we began planning the renovations, we quickly learned that we were actually having a lot of fun! The renovation process also went very smoothly and, now that the process is over, we both joke around that it feels "too quiet" in hear without the company of the contractors. I enjoyed t all so much I decided to start a blog to share my remodeling tips to help others who will soon be taking the plunge!
9 March 2016
Rain gutters are an important feature to have on your home to prevent rain water and melting snow from damaging the foundation. Seamless gutters provide more protection than traditional gutters because they have no seams that can leak. While a small leak may not seem like a big deal, it can cause problems that turn into something big. Here are a few additional ways seamless gutters help save your home and family.
15 February 2016
Properly looking after your asphalt structures will allow you to keep your property values high and make sure that you are not leaving your vehicle open to damage when traveling across it. There are a lot of asphalt maintenance steps that will allow you to keep these structures at their best. With this in mind, follow allow with these guidelines, in order to keep these fixtures up to par, while protecting your property.
25 January 2016
As a homeowner or business owner who owns a private well and well pump, you probably know that it's your own responsibility to do quality control on your water supply. Whether you use your well water for drinking or not, its quality and level of contaminants can still significantly affect your life. For example, hard water can prevent your soap from foaming, turn the inside of your bathtub orange, and make all your glasses take on a dull, filmy appearance.
6 January 2016
Asphalt is porous, so it naturally absorbs water. During freeze/thaw cycles, moisture that has been absorbed into the asphalt can freeze and expand, causing the driveway to become cracked and pitted. Knowing how to protect your asphalt driveway in the winter can help you maintain your driveway for many years to come. How can you protect your asphalt driveway in winter? The most important thing you can do to protect your asphalt driveway in winter is to prevent it from absorbing water.
17 December 2015
If you have asphalt shingles on your home that need to be replaced, metal roofing can be a great durable choice of materials to use for your home. When it comes to metal roofing, there are many choices of materials for different needs and budgets. If you want an affordable solution, panels can be installed over your asphalt shingles. Here are some of the metal roofing solutions you may want to consider to replace your asphalt shingles: