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 basement windows installed.

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 …

3 Things You Shouldn’t Take To A Scrap Metal Recycling Center

17 August 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

Scrap metal recycling can be a great way to make a little extra money for yourself. All you need is a little storage space and a way to transport your haul to the recycling center once you've collected enough metal to walk away with a decent chunk of change. But in order to ensure that you're not wasting your time and storage space, you not only need to know where to look for metal and what to bring to collect, you also need to know what not to bother bringing to the local metal recycling center. Read More …

Broken Air Conditioner? 2 Easy Repairs That Might Solve The Problem

28 July 2015
 Categories: , Articles

Unless you work as an HVAC technician, air conditioning problems can be incredibly intimidating and allusive. Once that system stops pumping out cold air, you might assume that the issue stems from a broken fan, a refrigerant leak, or a malfunctioning compressor. However, not all air conditioning problems are created equal. Here are two easy repairs that might solve your AC troubles, so that you can enjoy your summer: 1: Clean The Evaporator Coils Read More …

Tired Of Fighting Over The Thermostat? Here Are 3 Ways To Stop

14 July 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

It's winter time, and you love the cool air. Or maybe you just want to keep the heating bill down. So, you set the thermostat for an energy-saving 68 degrees. However, a few hours later, you're feeling unusually warm, so you check – and sure enough, your easily-chilled spouse has bumped the temperature up to 80 degrees. This is how the home heating season goes for many couples who can't agree on what the right temperature inside the house should be. 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.