2015

  • Cleaning Vinyl Siding: 2 Alternatives To Pressure Washing

    Neglecting your vinyl siding can have it looking unsightly, not to mention the possibility of a mold and mildew infestation. For many homeowners, there is only one way to truly clean vinyl siding; pressure washing. Though effective at removing dirt and incredibly easy to pull off, pressure washing isn't necessarily the most reasonable way to clean your vinyl siding. Renting a pressure washer is often expensive, and it still may not be the best way to remove mold and mildew on your siding.
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  • Three Great Tips For Buying An Air Conditioner

    A great deal of the energy in your home works through your air conditioning system. Further, your comfort during the spring and summer months will rely on the performance of this unit. For that reason, you need to be sure that you do your due diligence in purchasing an air conditioning system that will give you excellent performance, while also being less wasteful of the energy in your home. With this in mind, read the points below and use them, so that you get the best air conditioner service in your home possible.
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  • Ideas for Adding On to Your Master Bedroom

    It's time for some home remodeling, and you've decided to add more space. Perhaps you've decided to expand a room where you spend a good portion of your timeā€”the bedroom. Before even starting the planning process, think about what you want the extra space for. Then, make an addition to the master bedroom that makes the most sense for your lifestyle. Master Suite If you have an older home, it may not feature a master suite.
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  • Why The Brand Name Matters When Buying A Residential Water Pump

    If you are looking to purchase a residential water pump, you might be searching around for the best deal. It might seem natural to want to buy the water pump that is available with the lowest price, but this is often not the best idea. Instead, you may want to look for a residential water pump from a well-known brand that you can trust. These are a few reasons why it really does matter.
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  • 3 Tips For Having Carpet In Your Home As An Asthmatic And Allergy Sufferer

    If you love the look and feel of carpet throughout your home but have avoided it due to your asthma that is worsened by your allergies, it is important to know that there are carpet choices that are appropriate for your home. In 2009, about one out of every 12 people had asthma, and many other people had seasonal or environmental allergies that contributed to their chronic breathing challenges. As a result, manufacturers have made improvements to many of the carpets sold today, so it is now possible for many asthma sufferers to enjoy soft flooring without worrying about it triggering an attack.
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  • Three Unique Options To Consider When Adding Trim To Vinyl Siding

    Vinyl siding is a great durable material to use on the exterior of your home. It also tends to be plain and lack details for a custom look. If you want your home to look more unique than all the other homes with vinyl siding, adding different types of trim is a great way to give it more of a custom appearance. Here are some of the options you may want to consider to give the siding on your home a custom look:
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  • How Much Does It Cost To Add A Roof Dormer?

    A roof dormer is a raised section of roof or bumpout in the roofline of a home. This architectural feature not only serves as a way to add valuable space to the interior of the home but also adds visual appeal to the roofline when viewed from outside of the home. While dormers may seem relatively simple, they represent a fairly complex project and require the help of a professional roofer to install properly.
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  • Great Dog Fencing Options

    Being a dog owner is an enjoyable experience for most homeowners, but it can also create a dilemma. If you have a rambunctious dog that likes being outside, how do you keep him from wandering off? The obvious answer is to install a fence on your property. This article explores some of the best options available for dog fencing.   Budget   If you are on a budget, then a split rail fence makes a good choice.
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  • 3 Reasons To Hire A Pro To Install Your Insulation

    Insulating your home is essential if you want to keep it at a comfortable temperature without having to use your heater or air conditioner as much. You might have heard of friends and other people who put in their own insulation, and you might be thinking about putting it into your home yourself. Although some people see insulation installation as a great DIY project, it's often better left up to professionals.
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  • Lawn Mower Maneuvers: What Can Your Mower Do?

    Riding lawn mowers are the dream of many people who have spent untold hours sweating and straining while pushing a mower up and down hills. Once you get your riding lawn mower, you may be so excited that you get carried away with your new toy and try to use it in ways that are not safe or practical. You will need to practice common sense while you tool around your lawn with your new purchase.
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