Learning All About Gutters

Have You Considered Bromine Instead Of Chlorine?

As the warm days of summer quickly approach, if you have a swimming pool in your backyard, you have probably begun to order your chemicals in an effort to open your pool; but do you really want to order the chemicals you have ordered in the past? If chlorine has been your staple in the past, it may be time to reconsider. Bromine may be an attractive alternative. Why Do You Use Chlorine? Read More 

3 Safety Issues To Resolve Before Felling Your Tree

The marvelous tree in your yard has provided your property with aesthetic appeal and shade for the past several decades. However, during this time, your tree has also grown to a staggering height—and it's now putting the safety of your household and neighbors in danger. Instead of continuing to let your tree grow, it's time for you to fell your tree and ensure the safety of the people around you. Before pulling out the chainsaw and getting your hands dirty, take some time to resolve these safety issues. Read More 

3 Items You Need To Help You Stay Comfortable In The Heat If Your Air Conditioner Breaks

It can be easy to take your air conditioner for granted  until it breaks down. The first hot day without air conditioning may make you question how anyone survives without the comfort of air conditioning. Fortunately, there are a few things you can have ready to keep you cool while your air conditioner is not working and you are waiting for it to be repaired. Light-Blocking Window Shades The first thing you need to be ready with when your air conditioner stops working is something to block the light from entering your home's windows. Read More 

Septic Tank Maintenance - How To Retain The Helpful Bacteria

If you have a septic tank on your property that holds the sewage wastes produced within your home, then you should invest in a septic tank pumping about every three to five years.  The pumping should be completed by a professional to reduce spill and septic tank damage concerns.  Once the pumping is completed, you should do everything in your power to make sure that the bacterial colony within the septic tank remains intact. Read More 

5 Strategies For Safe Roofs In Cold Climates

If you're in the process of having a home built or redoing the roof on an existing structure in an area that features cold winters, there are several available strategies designed to make your roof as cold-climate friendly as possible. These will not only help keep heating costs down, they'll make your roof last for a longer period of time and limit the necessity for repairs. Following are five ways that you can create the best possible cold-weather roof that will be trouble-free for years. Read More