3 February 2017
If your family has outgrown the number of bedrooms you have, it can be difficult for children to share a room, as they may often fight. If you have a teenager and have a basement, you could turn the basement into a bedroom for them. This would give them their own space when they want to be alone and make your other child happier too. If you plan to do this, below are two things you need to do first to help you get started with this project.
20 January 2017
If you notice cracks in your foundation or foundation walls that appear to be bowing, it is time to consider getting a foundation contractor in to inspect the foundation for problems. The foundation is critical to the support of your home, and settling will eventually cause structural damage to the home if it is not dealt with. The contractor will be able to ascertain if you have significant damage that needs immediate attention or something less concerning.
11 January 2017
Vinyl siding is a durable material chosen by homeowners for their home's siding because of its beauty and versatility. Vinyl siding comes in a variety of color and style options that can mimic wood and even cedar shake. Vinyl has some downsides too, such as it can fade with time and break easily. Vinyl needs to be cleaned and maintained in order to keep it looking like new. See below for instructions on how to clean up your siding and other maintenance tips.
10 January 2017
If you are planning to sell your home, you cannot simply call a real estate agent and stick a for sale sign in your front yard. There are things you should to do before you start the process. Doing the following will help you sell your home quicker. Hire a Land Surveyor If your home sits on land that is a few acres or more, you should hire a land surveyor to mark the property lines.
16 December 2016
Transplant your favorite potted cactuses to an outdoor flowerbed that contains lighting by completing the steps below. The finished display can be enjoyed day and night and will add beauty to the piece of residential property that you own. Supplies measuring tape ground spray paint rake tiller large shovel topsoil cactuses small shovel padded work gloves water hose gravel paving blocks battery-operated floodlights hardware power drill Clear The Desired Section And Plant Cactuses
28 November 2016
A dishwasher is likely one of the plumbing fixtures that is most susceptible to wear and tear. This should not be surprising given the dirty task that this appliance must do. However, there are a few simple steps that you will be able to take to greatly reduce the risk of the dishwasher developing serious problems. Wipe Down The Sprayer The sprayer arm is one of the most important parts of the dishwasher.
1 November 2016
If you want the trees on your property to remain healthy and continue to be more of an asset than a hassle, keeping your trees trimmed up nice and tidy is a good start. Even though tree trimming sounds like a simple DIY project that pretty much any homeowner can tackle, this is one project that often lands well-meaning homeowners with problems. To make sure you get the most out of your tree trimming efforts, it is a good idea to gain some knowledge first.