• Three Ways You Can Extend The Life Of Your Rubber Roof

    In today's society, it seems that the price of most products and services is ever increasing. This statement is especially true for some homeowners. Extending the life of structures on your home, such as your roof, to avoid replacement and maintenance costs can save you a great deal of money. If you happen to own a home with a rubber roof, you're in luck. There are numerous ways in which you can extend the life of your roof and keep more money in your wallet.

  • A Builder's Guide To Passing Codes

    If you are in the construction business, handling any sort of new construction, remodeling or renovation, you'll need to come to grips with the fact that there are numerous inspections to be passed. These inspections are handled by building code professionals who will look into a number of safety and health issues, including framing, fire hazards and varying municipal codes. To pass these inspections with flying colors and keep your projects up to code, read on and follow these tips.

  • 4 Trending Updates You Should Add to Your Kitchen

    If you are ready to update your kitchen and you aren't sure what you want to do, here are a few trending ideas you want to discuss with your contractor. You want your home to be stylish and functional, and you don't want the design to go out of style. Ask and get quotes for the following possibilities. Big Island If you are going to redo your kitchen, a big kitchen island in the middle is a great option to add.

  • Two Ways To Make Sure Your Dog Does Not Dig Out Under The Fence

    A tall, strong fence should be able to keep your dog from jumping or breaking out of the yard, but there is one escape route that many fences don't prevent — under. If your dog is a digger, you know how quickly a small hole can grow into a dog-sized hole. Before you know it, your dog is in the neighbor's yard, terrorizing the neighborhood cats and getting belly rubs from kids.

  • How To Protect Your Plumbing From Hard Water Damage

    Hard water—everyone's heard of it. It wreaks havoc on your pipes and can lead to soap scum buildup in your shower or sink. Hard water can be found in more than 85% of water throughout the country which makes it a common problem in American households. Continue reading to understand the cause of hard water and how to deal with it effectively.  Hard Water: The Basics The terms "hard" and "