If you have the option to use your municipal water supply, you may not have really thought much about the idea of installing a water well. In fact, depending on where you live, there is a good chance that you have never lived in a home that had its own water well. If you do choose to have one installed on your property, though, you will probably love these things about having a water well.
8 July 2019
If you live in an area that is prone to extreme weather, you may be concerned about flying debris damaging your home. In hurricane-prone areas, the glass in your home can be an area of concern but impact windows in your home can reduce the risk of debris getting through the glass and allowing you to keep the comfortable look and feel to the house. Impact Glass If you are considering impact glass for your home but are not sure that it is going to look good or work as well as your current glass, rest assured, most people will not be able to tell the difference between impact glass and standard window glass.
29 May 2019
Although the original purpose of the garage was to house a vehicle, most people now use this space, at least in part, for storage. If you are building a new garage, you have the exciting opportunity to build storage space into your garage from the start. Here are four ideas for customized, built-in garage storage. 1. A Loft If you cannot build your garage much larger than one or one-and-a-half car size, then consider building upward instead.
16 April 2019
The paint on your home's siding —- or stain, if your siding is made of wood — performs a role in both the appearance of your siding itself and as a protective layer against the elements. However, just like all other materials that are exposed to the weather throughout the year, your siding's paint or stain will begin to wear away over time, which will require you to have a brand-new coat applied.
28 February 2019
When you have an asphalt parking lot, you need to keep it in good repair so it makes a good impression on your guests and clients. Plus, a damaged lot could be a liability if it poses a tripping hazard or other danger. Keeping a parking lot maintained is easier when you have cracks and holes filled in when they're small. Here's a look at some of the repairs an asphalt paving company can do to keep your parking lot attractive and in good repair.
16 January 2019
If the windows in your home are leaking air around them, you might as well go ahead and start burning your dollar bills now. The heat that you're losing out of those windows can end up costing you a substantial amount each year. Unfortunately, when you own pets that love looking out the windows, it can be difficult to winterize them affordably. After all, who wants to spend a day hanging shrink wrap over the windows just to have the dog rip it the first time someone pulls into the driveway?
22 October 2018
If you recently purchased a high-rise hotel building that is located along the beach and have chosen to cover and furnish the courtyard that adjoins the hotel, consider the theme, logo, and color of the hotel when planning how to implement the new additions. A pleasant area that is protected from the elements will encourage your patrons to spend time outdoors while they enjoy the view and conversate with their loved ones.
10 September 2018
If you're a construction contractor who is planning to start working on multi-story buildings it's essential for you to have scaffolding. Good, strong scaffolding lets you reach those higher levels with ease so you can work on top-floor window damage, roofs, and so much more. Traditional scaffolding is erected when needed and taken down once the job is completed. Portable scaffolding offers a number of benefits that you just can't find with the more stationary version.
15 June 2018
Scaffold systems give you and workers the benefit of height so you can easily and safely build structures, paint, or change the way existing structures look. Selecting appropriate systems and working with them requires some thought beforehand; the following information enables your projects to be done without scaffold-related problems. Select Materials Based on Needs While the budget is probably on your mind at all times, examining your work needs will allow you to select suitable scaffolds and systems for your workers and projects.
15 June 2018
Prepping your air conditioning system for summer is vital if you want to maximize efficiency, maintain low utility bills, and increase the lifespan of your expensive air conditioning appliances. While many homeowners are smart enough to have their system serviced between each season, others will go years without any sort of basic HVAC maintenance. Obviously, there are a few things you can do yourself to keep your system current, but you have to rely on professional help if you really want your complicated, technical appliances to work to their maximum efficiency.
2 May 2018