Designing The Landscaping For Your Home? Why You Need To Add Decorative Rock To The Plans

If you're in the process of landscaping your yard, don't forget to add the decorative rock. You may think that you want to fill your yard with plenty of lush, green grass, but that would be a mistake. First, grass requires year-round maintenance and care. Second, grass tends to look yellow and lifeless for a good portion of the year. If you want your yard to look beautiful year-round, you need to incorporate decorative rock into the design. Read More 

Boiler Tube Problems and Reasons to Retube

Boiler tubing, regardless of the type of boiler, only survives so long. The tubing needs to be replaced, and often. Both pressure and cracking are responsible for boiler retubing needs. Here are some boiler tube problems, how they occur, and reasons to retube. Cracking Boiler tubes crack because they are constantly exposed to moisture and heat. Rubber and plastic tubing can only withstand so much of that before they start to split. Read More 

A Few Myths Concerning Waterproofing Your Home

When a building suffers extensive water damage, it can be easy to find yourself facing the daunting challenge of having to repair this type of damage. For those with homes that are particularly prone to suffering water damage, it may be wise for the homeowner to have the structure waterproofed. However, if you have little experience with this work, you may be giving too much credit to three of the common myths about this process. Read More 

4 Ways To Lower Your Heater Dependence This Winter

During the winter months, your heating usage is likely a substantial portion of your regular expenses. Consequently, keeping your cost as low as possible is a likely goal. Fortunately, there are things you can do to keep your home warm without busting your budget; here are some of the steps you can take. Close the Shades It's nice to have natural light in your home from time to time. Not only is it refreshing, but it can also help reduce your electrical burden. Read More 

Tips For Having The Exterior Of Your Home Painted

The exterior of a home plays a huge role in its curb appeal, and old, faded, or peeling paint can make an otherwise lovely home look shabby and neglected. If you can't remember the last time your house was painted and the exterior is looking old and worn out, a few new coats of new paint can make a world of difference. Use the following tips to successfully have your house painted: Read More