Energy Saving Tips For The Coldest Winter Months

21 December 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

As the freezing cold temperatures of the middle of winter are arriving, it is important to note that there are many things you can do to help save money on your electrical bills. Whether your family lives in a small home or a larger one, saving on your power bills frees up cash to use in other areas of your budget and using less power is better for the environment as well. Read More 

2 Tips That Can Help You Keep Your Chimney In Good Shape

3 November 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

A fireplace and chimney can often be a great feature for just about any home, but they will also require a fair bit of maintenance to make sure that they remain in good shape in order to ensure that they do not pose a danger to the home. Listed below are two tips that can help you keep your chimney in good shape. Remove The Creosote Buildup One of the biggest dangers that can show up when you have a chimney is that highly flammable creosote can build up along the inside of your chimney. Read More 

3 Tips For Refinishing Your Bathtub

3 November 2016
 Categories: , Blog

If you're planning on remodeling your bathroom, one of the biggest tasks you'll be faced with is what to do with your bathtub. Although of course you could spend some hard earned money on a new tub, you can also refinish your existing one for a fraction of the cost. The lower cost and the satisfaction of completing a do-it-yourself project is what makes refinishing a tub such a popular alternative, but there are several tips you should keep in mind if you're doing it for the first time. Read More 

3 Ideas To Help Regain Useable Space In Your Landscaping By Adding Flat Areas

9 September 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you have a home on a property that has many different elevations, getting useable space can be a difficult task to accomplish. You may not have space for outdoor entertaining or to enjoy with the kids. To solve this problem, there are some improvements that you may want to consider for redesigning your landscaping, such as installing a retaining wall or building a patio surface to extend over elevations. Here are some ideas to help you maximize useable space on difficult terrain: Read More 

How To Use A Floor Sander

9 September 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

One of the best things about a hardwood floor is that you can change the finish over the years. Since most people install floors with a clear stain, it is possible to change the tone and color of your floor by restaining it without damaging the natural wood grains. While this is a rather time-consuming project, it is still much cheaper and faster then installing a brand new floor. In fact, if you have the patience for it, you can probably do the work on your own. Read More