3 Tips For Pressure Washing Vinyl Siding

4 May

Vinyl siding is attractive, inexpensive, and easy to keep clean with a pressure washer–theoretically, anyway. Unfortunately, many homeowners find that their attempts to pressure-wash their vinyl siding don’t go quite the way they had hoped. If the exterior of your home is in need of a good cleaning, read on. This article will present three […]

Three Risks Of Ignoring Your Chipped Windshield

4 Feb

When you hear the aggravating sound of a stone hitting your windshield and you subsequently notice a small mark left by the airborne stone, your first inclination might be to simply ignore the issue – especially if the mark is small or not directly in your line of sight. It can certainly be easy to […]

Before You Light Your First Fire, Follow These Safety Tips

8 Dec

A fireplace can add warmth and joy to a home. If this will be your first winter in a home with a wood-burning fireplace, you’re probably excited to start using it. However, it’s really important to follow a few safety precautions first to ensure your warmth and joy are not displaced by flames and injuries. […]

Installing A Fireplace Yourself? 4 Mistakes You’ll Want To Make Sure To Avoid

8 Sep

If you’ve decided to install a fireplace wall unit yourself, then it can be helpful to know a few of the installation mistakes that are potentially dangerous and common. Here are four of them: 1. Problems with the Firewall Wall Unit Size. Fireplace wall units come as pre-fabricated pieces that simply need to be installed […]

Are There Situations In Which Asbestos Can Be Left Alone?

14 May

Are you wondering whether the asbestos in your property needs to be removed? Asbestos can be incredibly dangerous, but there are certain circumstances in which it may be sufficiently contained so that it doesn’t need to be taken out entirely.  If the Asbestos Is Fully Contained Asbestos in walls, such as asbestos insulation, usually isn’t […]

5 Safety Risks To Spot Right Away When Buying A Fixer-Upper

14 Apr

When buying a fixer upper, it is key to hire a reputed and professional home inspector. You don’t have to hire the first person your real estate agent suggests. It’s best to do your homework when choosing a home inspector and even better to follow them around during the inspection so you have a good […]