2015

  • 3 Advantages of Drilling a Well Versus Connecting to a Local Water Supply

    If you live in a rural area, you may have more than one option for water if you are in the process of building a home. You could either tap into a local water supply or have a well installed on your property and rely on natural resources that are available beneath the ground. While both of these routes to water supplication have their own benefits, many homeowners find that having a well is much more ideal.
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  • 4 Questions To Answer Before Choosing The Right Carport

    A lot of homeowners purchase carports to provide coverage for a larger truck or recreational vehicle that will not fit in their garage. There are also some homeowners that prefer carports to garages. Regardless of why you are buying a carport, there are a lot of things to consider to make sure you get the best one including building codes and what type of vehicle you are housing. What Kind of Vehicle Are You Going to House?
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  • First-Time Homeowners: Are You Ready To Have Your First Fire At The Holidays?

    It's the holidays in your first home. Are you planning on using your fireplace for the first time during your holiday celebrations? If so, now is the time to buy the right tools and have your chimney inspected. Have the Right Tools If you've never used a fireplace before, you may not have all the right tools. Some fireplace tools don't get used very often, but some of them are necessary every time you have a fire.
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  • Fix An Ugly Kitchen On A Tight Budget With These Modern Affordable Materials

    If you have purchased a house that has a terrible kitchen and you want to gut it but you don't have a lot of money, there are some great modern materials you can buy that won't bust your budget. Here are a few different options to get quotes for when you're starting to figure out how much changing the kitchen is going to cost you. Quartz Counter Tops The quartz is engineered with a resin and creates a material that looks almost identical granite and some marble pieces, but costs less than both alternatives.
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  • Painting Like A Pro: 3 Helpful Tips

    Nothing can spruce up the inside of a home quite as nicely as a fresh new coat of paint. Yet many amateur painters end up having to live with less than ideal results, simply because they failed to know some basic painting tricks. If you have plans to repaint the inside of your home, read on. This article will present three tips to ensure you end up with a professional looking result.
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  • 3 Benefits of Concrete Curbing

    Concrete curbing refers to a continuous border that is designed to retain, accent and visually improve your landscape design. Curbing can serve as both a functional and decorative element, transforming the curb appeal, shape and design of your yard while also creating borders between the different areas in your landscape. If you are currently debating on whether or not to install it on your home property, here is a look at the main benefits of concrete curbing.
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  • A Guide To Cleaning Your Vinyl Siding

    Vinyl siding is such a popular material on homes today because it is a low maintenance material. Unfortunately, some homeowners neglect to give their vinyl siding the annual cleaning it needs to stay in tip top shape. Just because vinyl siding is such a low maintenance siding doesn't mean that it doesn't need to be cleaned. Naturally, it is important to know how to clean your vinyl siding to make sure you clean it without damaging it.
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  • How to Paint a Vinyl Fence

    Durable vinyl fencing is made to last, which is a major benefit for your wallet. This also means that the fence may not complement your landscaping in the future if your outdoor décor changes. Fortunately, it's possible to update your fence with a fresh coat of paint. Here is how to paint the fencing properly so it looks good and so the paint lasts a long time. Before You Begin
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  • Pulling Permits To Verify Your General Contractor's Claims

    If you have ever shopped around for construction or remodeling services (such as those offered by Battistelli, Glenn LLC), you know that glossy brochures of beautiful work are the norm. What you don't know, is whether the contractor touting his or her services, really did the work in that highly staged photo shoot. Likewise, favorable reviews are hard to trust, since they can be bought.     How do you cut through the clutter?
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  • Choosing A Commercial Roof Style

    Being a business owner comes along with a significant amount of responsibility. Not only do you have to make decisions when it comes to who you hire and what types of products you use, but you are also responsible for choosing a roofing style for your establishment. Whether you are in the market for a new roof or looking to install a roof on a new commercial structure, here are some tips that can assist you with choosing a roof style.
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