Options for Home Siding Materials

Options for Home Siding Materials

The siding on your house protects the structure of your home from sun, wind, rain, and pests. It also adds to the curb appeal of your home. If you’re building a new house or shopping around to replace the siding on your current property, there are a variety of options...
Make Your Deck Safer With These 6 Steps

Make Your Deck Safer With These 6 Steps

May is Deck Safety Month, according to the North American Deck and Railing Association. Older decks that haven’t been well-maintained can easily become unsafe, especially for children and pets. Before your deck starts to see heavy use this summer, take precautions to...
Easy Ways to be a Better Homeowner

Easy Ways to be a Better Homeowner

As a homeowner, you want to protect your investment. Regular maintenance and caring for your property will go a long way in preserving it’s value. Here are some easy ways to be a better homeowner. 1. Be a Better Homeowner by Using Energy-Efficient Products Reduce Your...
Get Your Fireplace Ready for Winter

Get Your Fireplace Ready for Winter

Prepare your fireplace before using it for the first time this winter. Almost half of all house fires start in the chimney or fireplace. Don’t let your home become a part of this unfortunate statistic. Here are a few steps to get your fireplace ready for cold weather....
Pros and Cons of 3 Types of Decking Materials

Pros and Cons of 3 Types of Decking Materials

Is it Time to Repair or Replace the Deck? Building a new deck or replacing worn areas can be a major home improvement undertaking. The first step is to review different types of decking materials and determine the best product to use. The local climate and the...
Proper Smoke Detector Placement in the Home

Proper Smoke Detector Placement in the Home

5 Tips for Home Smoke Detector Installation Smoke detectors save lives by alerting you and your family to the first signs of smoke and fire. Where you position your smoke detectors affects how well they perform. Here are 5 tips on smoke detector placement in your...