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3 Ways To Do Excellent DIY Wood Siding Repairs

Do you have wood siding on your home that needs some repairs? You may be able to do some of the siding repairs yourself. Wood siding is an excellent way to give a house instant character and charm, and makes it stand out from the crowd. It gives a house a historic look, even if it's brand new, and is often a big selling point for buyers who want that old-fashioned appearance. Read More 

3 Ways To Stop Water From Getting In Your Basement

Having too much water in your yard can lead to water in your basement, and this is never a good thing. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to prevent standing water in your yard and water in your basement. To learn which steps are right for your home, talk to a contractor. He may recommend installing one or more of the following drainage systems. Retaining Wall A retaining wall is a wall built with bricks or blocks in a yard. Read More 

‘Chattering’ In Tile Or Slate Roofs

If you're installing a large commercial roof for your warehouse, you've likely considered a number of different options. One thing you may not have considered, however, is the possibility of chattering in tile or slate roofs.  What Causes Chattering Tiles? Commercial roofs are typically very large structures covering a significant amount of space. This means that, during windy weather, a significant proportion of the roof is exposed to high uplift forced caused by the wind blowing over the roof. Read More