2016

3 Things You Can Do While Waiting for a Construction Permit for Your Basement

Getting a house with an unfinished basement is like getting a blank slate of land. If you want to fix up your unfinished basement, you may need to get a construction permit for big changes. No matter if you want to make a basement movie room or you want to build a basement apartment, you will likely need to get a permit to change the structures of your home, including the electrical systems and building.

How To Improve Your Air Conditioner

Noticing that you are having to run your air conditioner for a longer period of time in order to see an improvement in your home's temperature? If this is the case, there are likely factors that are causing your air conditioner to run poorly. So before you continue to run your unit for a long duration of time, be sure to take advantage of these tips that can help revamp the performance of your unit:  

When It Comes To Plumbing Services, A Flush Beats A Full House!

Plumbing, like electricity, is something we all take for granted but miss it horribly when it's not working. Many plumbing issues are fixable by homeowners, but some require the use of a plumbing services professional. It is important to not only consider inside plumbing but also outside plumbing too, which can cause one to require the help of a plumbing services professional, depending on the severity of the problem. In fact, of all the things that invariably can, and do, go wrong with all the aspects of homeownership, plumbing is one of the easiest things to deal with.

Three Of Your Siding Questions Answered

Adding siding to your home can be a great option to increase its value and improve its appearance while also reducing the amount of work that will be needed to maintain its appearance. Yet, you may not have a lot of experience with this type of home exterior, which can result in you needing to have a few frequently asked siding questions and concerns addressed. Why Is It Important To Keep The Siding Clean?

Three Tasks That Should Top Your Fall Household Maintenance Checklist

Once the summer weather begins to fade, you don't have long to complete any necessary household maintenance before it gets too cold. You need a fall chore list, and your list of tasks needs to be prioritized to ensure the most important tasks are completed as soon as possible. This way, if winter weather arrives earlier than planned, you can relax knowing the most important items are complete. But, how do you decide what tasks should be at the top of your fall to-do list?