• Smelly, Soggy Problems: 3 Bathroom Plumbing Problems That Cause Costly Damage To Your Home

    The bathroom is one of the places where you expect to find smelly, unpleasant messes. If you think the problem may be limited to calling a plumber for repairs, then you will want to take another look at the damage that the water and leaks have caused. The problem may even have gone unnoticed and caused severe water damage and mold problems that need to be addressed. Here are some of the smelly, soggy bathroom problems that can lead to serious damage to your home:

  • Maintenance Mistakes To Avoid With Your Artificial Turf

    Replacing all or part of your lawn with artificial turf provides you with a year-round lush lawn without the work of real grass. Although artificial turf doesn't require mowing, watering, or fertilizing, it isn't completely maintenance-free. Make sure that you know the following mistakes so you can avoid them and keep your turf looking good. #1: Choosing the wrong type of turf There is more than one type of artificial turf.

  • 3 Ways To Incorporate Wrought Iron Into Your Home

    Designing a creative and functional living space can be challenging at times. With so many materials available for use during the construction process, narrowing your options can seem like an impossible task. If you are looking to give your home a unique, yet traditional aesthetic, then you might want to consider the use of wrought iron in the construction process. Here are three ways that you can incorporate wrought iron work into your new home in the future:

  • 5 Great Welding Projects For Beginners

    Welding can be an intimidating activity for first-timers. If you are interested in the hobby, but afraid to try out a welding machine, there are a few easy welding projects that you can use to get your feet wet and build confidence in yourself. 1. Car Ramps One great thing to make is a car ramp, especially if you have a small car. Small cars only require relatively small ramps. The ramp is not a complex item to design and it is fun to use a product that you designed yourself.

  • Dealing With Rips, Tears And Small Leaks On An Asphalt Shingle Roof

    Replacing an entire roof due to a small leak or tear is not economical, which is why asphalt shingles are often repaired with an asphalt cement. Depending on the type of damage to your shingles, there may be different methods of patching the roof and applying roofing tar. Here is how to deal with the common damage that is found on asphalt roofs with asphalt cement: 1. Using A Tube of Roofing Cement to Seal Small Punctures in Shingles