Planning A Deck Remodel? 5 Essential Tips To Keep In Mind

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Executing a deck remodel is a massive step that calls for meticulous planning and preparation. A deck has the potential to not only change the look of your property but also to significantly increase the market value. While there are many aspects that you should note while remodeling your deck, the following are the most critical. Prepare a Budget It is always recommended to have a list of must-haves and maybes before starting your deck remodeling project.

16 March 2021

Roof Replacement Options To Deal With The Humidity Of Coastal Climates

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In areas with coastal climates, roofing can take a beating due to storms and the high humidity. Thus, it may be worth investing in the right improvements when you need to have your roof replaced.  Some things can be done to make your roof more resistant to damage. The following roof replacement options will help improve the longevity of roofs in coastal climates: Durable Flashing and Underlayments There are many durable options for flashing that can improve roofing near the seaside.

18 January 2021

Tree Trimming Guide To Protect Your Property From Winter Storm Damage

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The leaves may have fallen from the trees, but your work caring for them isn't over. If you want to protect your property, trimming is important. In areas where winter weather is a serious threat, you will want to do trimming to prevent damage due to storms. The following tree trimming guide will help ensure you don't have problems with winter storm damage: Remove the Dead Growth The dead growth is one of the first problems you need to deal with when trimming trees.

17 November 2020

Planning Your Backyard Swimming Pool? Why You Should Add a Decorative Concrete Deck

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If you're looking for the perfect way to turn your backyard into a family fun-zone, it's time to invest in a swimming pool. Adding a swimming pool to your backyard will provide you and your family with hours of enjoyment. Don't stop at the swimming pool though. To take things up a notch, you've also got to include a great deck. Most people choose wood decks, but that's not necessarily the best option.

28 September 2020

Roofing Choices To Complete Your Renovations With An Attractive Roof

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Renovations are going to be a good investment that adds value to your home, but you want to know where you want to invest in improvements. If your roof is old and needs aa replacement, it may be time to start thinking about a new roof. There are a lot of choices for the materials and improvements to consider for the roof renovations. Some of the roof choices you may want to consider for your renovations include:

5 August 2020

Insight To Protect And Maintain Your Asphalt Drive

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An asphalt driveway installed on your property is a great way to get a finished surface that looks great and can last for many years with the right care and upkeep. Asphalt is a long-lasting material, but it needs protective treatments and patching when they become necessary. Here are some protection and maintenance tips for your asphalt driveway. Protect Your Asphalt's Edges The edges of your asphalt driveway are at risk of erosion damage and need a protective element to ensure the asphalt's longevity.

17 June 2020

3 Things You Should Know About Your Home's Heater

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Depending on where you live, chances are you only use your heater for a few months a year. It's something that most homeowners turn on when temperatures start to drop. Your heater may be something that you don't pay much attention to until it requires repairs or replacement. However, just knowing a few things about your heater can save you time and money. Here are three things that you should know about your home's heater.

24 April 2020

3 Major Benefits Of Concrete Lifting For Sinking Concrete Surfaces

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If you have a concrete surface that's damaged, you probably want to have it restored. One of the best methods for this type of repair is concrete lifting. It comes with the following advantages today.  Fast When there are major sections of your concrete starting to sink, you probably want the problem fixed as quickly as possible as to help you maintain curb appeal. In this case, concrete lifting can help.

17 January 2020

Reasons To Add A Homework Nook To Your Custom Home

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People often love the idea of adding a breakfast nook or a reading nook to their custom homes, given the cozy nature and functionality of these spaces. These aren't the only nooks that may be worth considering, though. If you're having a custom home built and you have young children, give some thought to adding a homework nook. This is a small spot that can accommodate a desk, chair, and shelf, and is designed to be a place where your child performs their homework.

17 January 2020

2 Tips For Protecting Your Home's Young Trees During Their Winter Dormancy


In the recent spring and summer months, you may have planted a few young trees on your property. However, with the cold weather of winter approaching, you may be concerned about them staying healthy and alive during the trees' dormancy. If so, use the following tips to help protect your young trees from the freezing cold. 1.  Lay a Couple of Inches of Mulch Around the Bases of the Trunks

10 December 2019