Tips For Maintaining Oil-Burning Furnaces
10 March 2015
An oil-fired furnace is one of the most common types of heaters for homes in particularly cold climates. These furnaces are able to reliability and affordability provide tremendous heat on frigid nights. However, if you do not take the time to care for your oil-burning furnace, you may encounter severe malfunctions when you need the furnace the most. These two tips will help you avoid common causes for your furnace to malfunction.
Ways To Handle Property Disputes
2 March 2015
When your neighbor decides that he or she wants to build something on your property, you might object to it. But then, your neighbor might make a claim that the portion of your property is actually his or her property and might then make a property boundary challenge. You might need a land survey and you may also need legal assistance.
Find Out if There is an Easement
First off, with an easement, your neighbor might have a legal right to encroach on some of your property.
Signs That Your Brick Fireplace Needs Professional Repairs
20 February 2015
If you have a lovely brick fireplace in your home, it could eventually be in need of repairs by a professional. But how do you know when it is time to call in a professional contractor so the fireplace can be repaired before the problem gets out of hand? Simply check out the following signs of much needed fireplace repair so you can take action.
The Mantle Is Separating From The Wall
How Can I Tell If My Slate Roof Needs Repair?
14 February 2015
Slate is a highly durable material that can last anywhere from 50 to 175 years, depending on the quality of the slate. Performing an annual inspection of your slate roof will help you decide when it's time to seek slate roof repair. To start your inspection, walk around the exterior of your home and use a pair of binoculars to examine the state of your roof. As you're inspecting the roof, look for these signs of damage and distress: