When Was the Last Time You Made Exterior Improvements to Your Home?
A forecast calls for a full day of rain in December could be much worse. A drop of five to six degrees in temperature, for instance, and you could be dealing with a foot or more of snow instead of two to three inches of rain. Worse yet, six months ago you would have been […]
Your Surroundings Have A Big Impact On Your Happiness Furniture For Small Spaces In The New Year
Furniture remains one of the defining features of the home. When you walk into any given space, you should feel as if your personality is shining through. With the new year right around the corner, there are plenty of opportunities to bring your house up to speed. Online furniture sales have been booming and are […]
Just One Power Outage Can Cost You Thousands The Reliability Of The Standby Generator
Winter heralds so many wonderful things. Big piles of beautiful snow for the photo album. A bevy of holidays and warm memories with the family. It also comes with severe weather patterns, so extreme they can knock your electricity out and leave you stranded. With a backup generator, you’ll never have to worry about being […]
How Old Are the HVAC Systems in Your Home?
Choosing a contractor is always important, but if you are in the process of installing a new air conditioning unit it is especially important. The HVAC system in a home is one of the most expensive parts of a home and a home is one of the biggest investments that most people will make, so […]
Finding the Best Furniture For Your Home
All people, whether they are homeowners or rent their living space, need some furniture in their living quarters. In fact, furniture ranks third among all major expenses that adult Americans have, behind only cars and houses. Furniture can serve two major functions: its own purpose, such as providing a place to eat or sit down, […]
What Are Some Differences With a HUD Home Inspection?
There is an array of responsibilities that should be considered when purchasing a home, and getting an inspection is always necessary in determining an adequate living space. This is why 70% of surveyed homeowners agreed that a professional home inspection was beneficial in the long run. Although most home inspections are similar in many regards, […]
Going Up? There Are Signs Your Elevator Needs Repair
There are many forms of transportation. Americans use automobiles such as cars and trucks, as well as airplanes in order to travel. However, there is a smaller form of transportation that many individuals use on a daily basis. This is, in fact, the elevator. Elevators in buildings essentially take individuals up or down, depending on […]
Using Engineered Hardwood Peel and Stick Panels for Home Improvement Projects
As a homeowner, you remain in complete control over the quality of life that you can enjoy at home. If there are aspects of your home life that you think are ripe for enhancement or improvement, you can easily plan and execute the right home improvement project that can help improve your home living experience. […]
How to Keep Your Crawl Space Moisture Free and Your Basement Dry
When you think about safety and comfort in your home, there are a lot of factors that are at play. One thing that you might not think to consider right away is flooding or excessive moisture, particularly in the basement or crawl space. These areas tend to be at greater risk for water damage than […]
Common Problems That Arise with AC Units and How to Fix Them
Air conditioners must function at high degrees in order to provide a household or establishment with fitting temperatures and proper ventilation. With seasonal changes in weather and wear that naturally accumulates over time, HVAC manufacturers say that cooling systems should be serviced at least once a year. Regardless of the type of unit you own, […]