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.

Plant These Items Near Your Fence To Get Some Home-Grown Goodies

29 October 2015
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Your fence doesn't have to be just a fence. You don't even have to settle for landscaping that is merely attractive (although that is a perfectly acceptable choice). A great way to make use of the space around your fence is to make it into a mini garden. Rather than having to maintain rows of plants and giving up a corner of your yard, this gives you easy access to the plants and allows you to keep them in a space that isn't otherwise usable. Read More …

First-Time Homeowner? What You Need To Know About Condensate Lines For Your HVAC Systems

13 October 2015
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As a homeowner, it's important for you to have an understanding of the various parts of your home's utility systems, including the heating and air conditioning units. One thing that many first-time home owners don't understand is that most HVAC systems produce condensation that needs to be carried away from the units to the drainage system. When problems occur in the drainage system or the condensation lines, it can cause leaks and water damage in your home. 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 …

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 …

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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.