How dark is your basement? Do you use your basement for things other than storage? Maybe, it is time for you to look into getting basement windows installed.

Reduce The Humidity Levels In Your Home To Prevent Potential Problems

2 November 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

When the temperatures soar in mid-summer, you've probably heard people saying they don't mind the heat, but they can't stand the humidity. While there is little you can do to reduce the humidity outside, short of moving to a dry area, you can take control of the humidity level inside your home. If the humidity level is too high for comfort in your home, try these tricks for lowering it. Read More …

Here Comes Autumn: Is Your Home Insulation Ready For Fall Challenges?

19 September 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

The fourth quarter of the calendar year means different things to different people, from parents sending their kids back to school to business owners trying to end their annual revenues on a strong note. But if you're a homeowner, the first falling leaves of autumn signal seasonal challenges for your home's insulation. Here are some potential issues you need to think about and plan for before they can spring any unpleasant surprises on you. Read More …

Small Farm Fire Safety: The Well-Protected Goat Barn

26 July 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

If you're among the growing number of small farm owners raising goats, you've already discovered the feisty, funny and occasionally stubborn behaviors that make caring for them fun and challenging. Whether you're raising goats for the meat market or boutique products such as handcrafted soap, artisan cheese and luxurious fibers, the herd requires sturdy fences and shelter. Goats used for production need the protection a barn offers against variable weather conditions and potential predators. Read More …

Making Sliding Glass Patio Doors Safe: 3 Tips For Preventing Birds From Colliding Into The Doors

17 June 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

Although the sliding glass patio doors that you have just installed may be very aesthetically pleasing, they may be a threat to wildlife. The glass patio doors reflect the image of an outdoor landscape, such as the trees or the clear sky, and these collisions can often be fatal for the birds. Don't wait until you've heard the unpleasant thump of a bird flying into your glass patio doors. Here are 3 ways that you can make your sliding glass patio doors bird-safe without compromising the overall appeal of having sliding glass patio doors. Read More …

How to Use a Stud Welder Gun to Repair Your Vehicle’s Body and Prevent Rust Damage

9 May 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

Dents and damage in your vehicle's body are not only unattractive, but when not repaired, can lead to the formation of rust. With the right tools and a little bit of knowledge, you can do the repairs properly and remove dents from your vehicle's body yourself. Here are instructions to help you pull dents from your vehicle's body to prepare it for repainting. Remove Paint and Primer Before you can repair the dents in your vehicle body, you need to sand off the paint and primer from the dent and at least four to six inches around the damage. Read More …

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basement renovations - a step by step walk-through

How dark is your basement? Do you use your basement for things other than storage? Maybe, it is time for you to look into getting some basement windows installed. My website is stuffed with information that I had learned as I completed a full basement renovation. Before the renovation, my basement was nothing but cement floors and cinder block walls. Now, it is the perfect living and game room for my family to enjoy throughout the year. We have more than enough space to host the family gatherings and the setting is bright, comfortable and pleasing to everyone that comes for a visit.