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Installing Your New Air Conditioner? 4 Problems You'll Face If You Don't Choose A Concrete Pad

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If you're in the process of building a home, and you've decided on a ground-level air conditioner, don't forget about the concrete pad. Roof-mount air conditioners are secured to the frame of the home. However, ground-level air conditioners don't have anything to mount on to. While some people choose to install their air conditioners directly on the ground, that's not the best option. For maximum protection, you should choose a concrete pad for your new air conditioner.

1 February 2019

3 Tips To Make Sure Your Newly Built Home's Roof Is Durable And Strong

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Now that you have decided to build a new home, you're going to need to take action to make sure that the project is completed properly. Making sure that your new home is structurally sound is even more important than making sure that it looks good. For example, a durable and strong roof is not something that should be taken for granted. To make sure that your newly built home's roof is durable and strong, you will need to keep these three tips in mind.

1 February 2019

Calls To Make Before Adding An Addition To Your Home

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Lots of planning goes into new home additions—so much so that it's easy to become overwhelmed and overlook some of the important calls that you need to make before or during the project. Here, you'll find a short list of things that you'll need to take care of before or during your home addition project. Hire a Contractor Hiring a contractor is essential when you're planning a home addition. This is because there is so much that goes into planning this project.

17 December 2018

Tips for Pruning and Caring for a Young Walnut Tree

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If you love the flavor of walnuts but aren't so thrilled about their high price at the grocery store, then growing your own is a great option. Walnuts are easy to grow and do well in many different agricultural zones. As with other types of nut or fruit trees, your walnut tree needs regular care and pruning. To this end, listed below are some tips for caring for a young walnut tree.

8 November 2018

3 Tips For Incorporating Boulders Into Your Landscape Design

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The way that your home's landscape is designed can have a significant impact on its curb appeal. A pleasing landscape can offer an inviting space in which you can spend time with friends and family. Most homeowners think about grass, trees, and flowers when considering landscaping upgrades, but few take the time to consider how decorative rock can transform an outdoor living space. Incorporating boulders into your landscape design can help you achieve a dramatic and high-impact yard.

26 September 2018

Five Scaffold Mistakes

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Scaffolding enable vertical work on office buildings, apartment buildings and any structure that has more than one story. Working in construction, you'll likely become familiar with these systems over time. However, if you're beginning to put scaffolds on all your sites, you could use a refresher on vital details so you'll avoid scaffold mistakes like these. Failing to Train If your workers say that they know what they're doing with scaffolds, you might believe they do.

15 August 2018

Smell Must And Mold In Your Basement? Treat And Remove The Problem Fast

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If there is a musty smell throughout the basement and you have noticed that there is condensation around the water tank or other appliances, there are concerns to have. If you think that there could be mold in the space, and you think that there could have been some water when you weren't in the basement or paying attention to what was going on in the space, get a consult.

2 July 2018

Smart Windows Are Great, But Will You Use Them?

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You will be amazed how much installing new windows can add to the functionality of your house. Modern windows are built with new features and materials that were largely unavailable just a few years ago. More advanced technologies are becoming more affordable and practical to own. This article looks at a few of the most cutting-edge window technologies currently on the market; it should help you determine which features are going to be useful and worthwhile for you.

3 April 2018

6 Tips To Prevent A Roofing Disaster

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Roofing problems are among the worst kind of issues to have to deal with. Roof play a very important role in protecting the rest of the house from the elements. If the roof is compromised in any way, you could be looking a serious damage including: Damage to items in the house Damage to the walls Cost of replacing roof plus damaged items    

3 April 2018

Troubleshooting Common Residential Air Conditioner Problems

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People who live in hot climates typically rely on their home's air conditioner to keep cool during the scorching summer months. Thus, any problem with the air conditioner can be quite alarming. Luckily, in most cases, air conditioning issues can usually be repaired so the air conditioner can resume operating properly. Continue reading to learn more about troubleshooting common air conditioning problems: No Cool Air Hearing the A/C crank on but feeling warm air coming through the air vents can be stressful.

20 February 2018