2016

  • How To Manage Safety During A Home Remodel

    A home remodel can involve many workers, many different projects, and people with different goals. Somewhere in the mix, someone needs to be aware of the safety of everyone so that the job site stays safe for all. Here are some ways that you can manage safety during a home remodel. Being Selective About Contractors The first thing that you can do is to hire contractors who know what they are doing.
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  • How To Give Your Garden A Custom Makeover With A Xeriscaping Design

    The time has come to renovate the garden and you may want to have custom landscaping to improve the look of your home. Today, there are many modern styles that you can choose from for a unique look for your garden, such as xeriscaping and hardscaping. Xeriscape landscaping is the use of plants that are more tolerant to dry weather. If you want to have an interesting landscaping design with living plants, here are some xeriscaping ideas to give your garden a custom look:
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  • Remodeling Your Kitchen? Two Reasons Why A Tile Floor Is The Way To Go

    If you're remodeling your kitchen, one of the most important considerations you'll need to make involves which type of floor you will install.  While you may currently have a cement, stone, or even cobblestone floor, it may be time to take a look at the incredible benefits that tile has to offer.  Use this information to learn more about the reasons why tile is the ideal choice for your next floor.
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  • Landscaping Design Alternatives To Traditional Green Grass Lawns

    Green lawns have been a popular part of landscaping design. However, keeping your grass can be a problem if you live in a certain climate or have trees that keep grass from growing. Grass will also require a lot of care, which is why you may want to consider some alternatives to the traditional green grass lawn landscaping designs that are on every corner. Here are some landscaping alternative to consider to get rid of your grass troubles:
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  • How To Clean Pet Urine From Hardwood Flooring

    Hardwood flooring is an extremely popular and luxurious flooring option for your home, creating a natural and warm aesthetic in the rooms in which it is installed. However, despite its natural durability, hardwood flooring can be susceptible to damage from liquids. Pet urine is one of the most common causes of discoloration and damage to hardwood flooring, and can create unsightly stains and leave a lingering odor if not properly cleaned up.
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  • Two Tips To Help You Choose The Right Siding For Your New House

    If you're building a new house, you have quite a few decisions to make.  With all the advantages of building a brand new home come responsibilities as well.  One of the things that you'll need to decide on is the siding.  What material will prove to be the best for your house?  Use this information to learn more about two tips that can help you decide which siding material will be best for you.
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  • 2 Tips To Prevent Moisture Issues When Installing An Indoor Pool

    Installing an indoor pool in your home can make it easier for you to enjoy your swimming pool at all times throughout the year. You will no longer have to worry about it being too cold or too humid for you to enjoy a quick swim. An indoor pool can also be easier for you to clean and maintain since it will not be exposed to the outside elements. While an indoor pool has many upsides, it can create moisture issues in your home if you are not prepared.
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  • 3 Reasons To Install A Grease Interceptor In Your Commercial Kitchen

    In your restaurant or other commercial kitchen, one thing that you might have to worry about is dealing with grease. If you aren't careful, you have to worry about grease clogging up your plumbing and causing all sorts of other problems, but luckily, you do have options. Along with having a grease trap in place, you should also consider installing a grease interceptor to help catch grease when you or your employees wash dishes or otherwise work in your commercial kitchen.
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  • Considering Having A Residential Elevator Installed-Know Your Options

    Residential elevators have become popular additions in many homes. Not only do they make like easier for those who are mobility challenged have access to different levels of the house, but they can be used by other family members to transport groceries, laundry and other heavy items from one floor to another. Although space limitations, budget and local housing laws are a factor when considering the installation of an elevator, in order to choose the best elevator for your needs,  it is important to know the different options available.
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  • 4 Tips for Preventing Garage-Door Damage

    The garage door is something that you likely use every day when you back your car out and park your car inside the garage. The use of your garage door increases even more if you park more than one car inside of the garage or if you leave the house multiple times throughout the day. This is why damage to garage doors is so common. However, there are plenty of ways to prevent damage.
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