The 4 Most Common Causes Of House Fires
24 January 2016
Having your home catch fire is a homeowner's worse nightmare. Not only will fires destroy your property, but they put the safety of you and your family at risk, as well. You should know the most common causes of house fires in order to stay vigilant and better protect your home against fire.
If you're looking for a good reason to quit smoking, here's one, smoking is one of the most common causes of house fires.
The Benefits Of Fiberglass Gutters
19 January 2016
Fiberglass gutters are a new type of gutter, and are an alternative to the more traditional wooden, aluminum, and vinyl options that are most common on the market. Because of their uniqueness of their material, fiberglass gutters possess a unique set of advantages. Understanding the benefits associated with fiberglass benefits can help you decide whether or not they are the right choice for your home's roof.
Fiberglass as a material is naturally resistant to rot, rust, and corrosion, which means that fiberglass gutters are much more likely to withstand extended weather exposure when compared to their wood and metal counterparts.
How To Strip Paint From Furniture And Hardware
18 December 2015
Painting over a stained piece of furniture isn't unheard of. It can be a beautiful look, but what do you do if you want that painted piece of furniture to have a stained wood look again? You'd need to strip down all of that paint and the stain to get your piece of furniture back to it's natural beauty in order to re-stain it. See below for helpful tips on how to strip down furniture and hardware (because sometimes hinges and knobs get painted over too).
A Guide To Troubleshooting Your Ventilation Blockage
30 November 2015
Ventilation plays a pretty big role in your home if you use an air conditioner or central heater, but it is often an element that is overlooked. After all, your ventilation system is almost entirely hidden, except for a few openings scattered throughout the home, so it's easy to forget that it even exists. However, problems with your ventilation can lead to massively reduced heating/air conditioning efficiency, which means that you should make it a top priority to keep your ventilation in pristine condition.