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Layered Vs. Solid Hardwood Planks

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If you are trying to figure out the best way to update your home interior, there are probably a bunch of eligible projects. That is, you might have a long list of remodels that you want to make, but you can't necessarily afford to make them all at once. For instance, updating the floor is one of the most popular projects. This article takes a close look at different types of hardwood floors, explaining the key differences between solid and layered hardwood products.

7 February 2018

Pool Cleaning 101

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You have finally achieved your dream of installing a swimming pool at your home. Well done! But the work does not end there. You need to know how to keep swimming pools pristine clean and healthy for use. Here are a few guidelines that will help you. PH Balance The term pH describes the level of acidity or alkalinity of your pool. PH is measured on a scale of 0-14. Anything below seven is acidic and above 7 is alkaline.

27 December 2017

Signs Your Well Pump May Need Repair Or Replacement

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A well pump can help pump water from your well into the pipes that lead into your home, supplying your home with water. As such, the pump plays an important role in your day-to-day life, helping ensure you have water to cook with, bathe in, wash your clothing in and flush the toilet with. However, as your well pump is used, it can slowly wear out and eventually, it may need repairs or replacement.

24 November 2017

Three Accessories To Complete Your Frameless Shower Enclosure

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Frameless shower enclosures can create a modern look in your bathroom, and they can also give the space a more open, airy feel. If you are considering remodeling your bathroom and adding one of these showers, there are some accessories you might want to consider. Use these ideas to find the right finishing touches for your new shower space. Shower Door Hardware Your shower enclosure may be frameless, but it will need hardware, such as hinges and handles.

2 August 2017

3 Tips To Help You Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

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Your home's windows allow in sunlight and provide a view of the outdoors, but can also be the cause of your home's energy loss. Here are three tips to help you improve your home's windows and stop the flow of energy and money from your home and budget. Tip #1: Upgrade Your Home's Windows It is estimated that between 12 and 30 percent of your yearly heating costs are the result of heat lost through your home's windows.

2 August 2017

Build A Small Business From The Ground Up With These Top Commercial Building Solutions

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If you want to start a business, then there are going to be a lot of things to plan for. If you need a physical location, having a commercial building built is often essential to getting a business up and running. Depending on the type of business you are starting, you will need to choose from different commercial building solutions for your industry. Here are some of the top commercial construction solutions for buildings in various industries:

20 June 2017

What Every Business Owner Should Know About Fire Extinguishers

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Fire extinguishers play a critical role in protecting your business from fire damage. Are your extinguishers in good condition? A fire extinguisher that is expired or otherwise damaged will not function as intended, which will ultimately put you at an elevated risk. Here's what you need to know. They Don't Last Forever Keep in mind that these devices aren't intended to last forever. With proper care, an extinguisher should last a span of 5 to 15 years.

14 June 2017

Three Awning Mistakes To Avoid

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A retractable awning over your patio can allow for sun when you want it and shade when the sunlight becomes too intense. Proper care is the key to ensuring that this style of awning lasts. Know the following mistakes so you can avoid making them when you are caring for your home's awning. #1: Never retracting it  The last thing you want to do is to leave the awning out when you aren't home.

7 June 2017

Hate The Idea Of Moving To The Suburbs? Here's What To Do

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Moving to the suburbs is something that many couples or families consider when they need more bang for their buck, or when one person finds a great job that happens to be in the suburbs. While the switch to suburban life can be daunting, there are a few common reasons that people are reluctant to move to the suburbs that don't need to be deal breakers. The Area Doesn't Seem Exciting

29 May 2017

It's Time: 5 Reasons You Need A New Asphalt Driveway

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If your driveway is looking worse-for-wear, it's time to talk to a contractor. This is particularly true if you can't remember the last time you had your driveway replaced. Replacing your driveway can be one of the best investments you can make in your home. Here are just five of the reasons you should invest in a new asphalt driveway. Improve the Look of Your Home When people drive up to your home, one of the first things they'll notice is your driveway.

19 May 2017