2017

Understanding The Basics Of Frozen Air Conditioners

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With the air conditioning unit sitting outside, many homeowners forget about it until something goes wrong. One of the most common problems that you might encounter is a frozen air conditioner. Before you wake up to find that your air conditioner is frozen, you should understand the causes and what you can do. Why Would An Air Conditioner Freeze? Your air conditioner freezes when the moisture drawn out of the air is left on the evaporator coils for too long.

1 December 2017

Bought A Large Piece OF Land And Worried About Soil Erosion? 4 Types Of Erosion Prevention

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If you live in an area that gets a lot of rain or it is often windy, this wind and rain can carry away some of the soil from one or more areas on the land. This is known as soil erosion. Once this happens the soil loses nutrients and you would have problems planting grass or any type of vegetation in these areas. Fortunately, there are many things you can do to prevent soil erosion, four of which are listed below:

1 December 2017

Three Extra Things You Should Ask Of Your Roofing Contractor

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Whether you need to fill in some holes that have been created in the roof or you need a brand new roof system, you can call on roofing contractors to get the job done. If you have a roofing contractor on site fixing your roof, you should ask questions about the health of your roofing structure and any structures that are connected. Along with this, there are some extra questions that you should ask of your roofer to get the most out of their home visit.

30 October 2017

Three Tips For Buying Your Appliance Parts

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When you're in need of an appliance repair, one of the best things you can do is buy your own parts. You'll be able to touch base with contractors that can assist you with your service while bringing your own parts to the equation. By taking the time to research the needed repair and find a replacement appliance parts company, you'll be in good hands. Follow these tips below and use them the best that you can.

25 September 2017

3 Situations When Installing Security Shutters On Your Doors And Windows Would Be A Wise Decision

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If you are like most homeowners, your idea of adding home security will be to install a few surveillance cameras or even to sign up for a home security system. However, there is one other level of security you can add to your property that really does deserve your attention: security shutters. Security shutters are installed on doors and windows and can be closed up when you want your house to be ultimately secure from outside threats.

1 September 2017

Tips For Pet-Friendly Remodeling Additions

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As a pet owner, you want the best for your pets, and that includes the features you incorporate into your home. If you're planning a home remodel, you should talk with a remodeling contractor about adding some pet-friendly elements in the design. After all, it's your pets' home, too. This is a perfect opportunity to give your furry family members some cool things to engage them and keep them entertained, as well as some practical elements that make day-to-day care easier.

1 August 2017

Keeping Your Water Supply Safe

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If you own a home of your own, and you have a water well present upon your property, you most likely enjoy not having to pay a local water authority for your supply. There are several steps that you should take to ensure the water inside your tank remains in the best possible condition for consumption and household use. Here are some tasks to take in maintaining your water well so your water remains safe to use:

6 July 2017

Correcting Notions About Having A Trench Dug

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Excavation work is often a requirement for construction and landscaping projects. Despite being a fairly common task, misinformation about this type of work can lead to homeowners making poor decisions. If you need to have a trench excavated, you will want to have several common pieces of misinformation dispelled.   Myth: Trenching Is A Task Homeowners Can Easily Do Without Professional Help There are some homeowners that will assume trenching will not require professional help to do.

19 June 2017

Protecting Your Property's Deciduous Trees Against Gypsy Moth Caterpillar Invasions

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If you have several deciduous trees in your yard, and you have seen an abundance of gypsy moths upon their branches and stumps in recent days, it is likely you will want to take steps in eradicating this problem. While gypsy moths cannot kill a tree on their own, their eating of a tree's leaves will leave the tree at risk for further pest invasions as well as place stress upon the plant, leading to poor growth as a result.

12 June 2017

Preparing For The Delivery Of A Leased Crane

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If you own your own business, and you have a large sign on the top of your establishment in need of simple repair, you are most likely concerned about having it removed and serviced so the appearance of your building does not appear unkempt. If you have a maintenance worker on-site who is knowledgeable in electrical repair work, leasing a crane is an option in being able to get the sign down from its location so it can be fixed as necessary.

18 May 2017