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.

5 Things To Consider Before Installing Tile On Your Fireplace

20 January 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

Both modern and traditional fireplaces call for more dramatic surrounds than the basic metal face plates that come with most models. The sheer versatility of tile allows you to create practically any look, but the installation will only last the test of heat and time if it's handled properly. Consider these five facts that determine whether your fireplace tiling project will fail or succeed before going the DIY route. You Can Install Over Some Materials Read More …

Tips To Maintain And Repair Your Asphalt Driveway During Winter

23 December 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

You need to take care of your asphalt driveway throughout the year, especially during the winter. Winter's freezing and thawing cycles and snow and ice removal can cause extra damage to your asphalt's surface. Here are tips to maintain and repair your asphalt driveway during the winter. Preventing and Repairing Snow Removal Damage When your asphalt driveway is covered in snow and ice, you can take steps for snow and ice removal with the right precautions. Read More …

How To Repair Two Types Of Asphalt Driveway Damage

20 November 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

Your asphalt driveway adds value to your home and gives you convenience as it keeps your driveway free of mud. When you take care of your asphalt driveway, it can last up to 20 years. Here are instructions to repair two types of asphalt driveway damage so you can prevent further deterioration. Remove Oil Spot Damage As your asphalt driveway is used with vehicles parking and driving over its surface, it is most likely going to get oil spot damage. Read More …

Oil Or Propane: Which Is The Better Heating Fuel For Your Home?

24 September 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

When you're building a new home or doing renovations to an existing one, you may find yourself in a conundrum when it comes time to choose a fuel source for your heater. Both oil and propane have their advantages and work well in a home that's not connected to a natural gas line, but neither is a perfect choice for everyone. Here's a look at the pros and cons of each. Read More …

In A Drought-Stricken Area But Want A Lush Lawn? Recycle The Condensation From Your Air Conditioner

3 September 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

If you live in an area where drought is a concern but you would like to have lush grass in your lawn, there is something you can do – it's called condensate recovery. This is a process of using the condensation from air conditioning systems to meet various needs, which in your case is to water your lawn. Here's what you need to know. The condensation inside your air conditioner Read More …

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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.