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Identifying Signs of Hail Damage

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Asphalt shingles are one of the least expensive roofing materials on the market. While using an inexpensive roofing material can help you to keep your costs down, you have to inspect your roof frequently, especially after extreme weather, in order to make sure that your roof is in good condition. Hail storms in particular can wreak havoc on your roof. Identifying signs of hail damage early can help you to reduce the risk of leaks that create water damage in your home. Read More»

Caring For Vinyl Siding Properly

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If you have just had vinyl siding placed upon your home, you are most likely enjoying the improved appearance of your property in addition to the durability it provides in protecting your investment. It is important to do routine maintenance steps on your siding to keep it from deteriorating prematurely and so that it looks its best. Here are some steps to follow. Take Precautions To keep your siding looking nice, take a few precautions when doing activities around your home. Read More»

Reasons Why You Should Consider Computer Numeric Controlled Tube Bending

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There are many different ways to bend tubes, from using manpower to bend the tubes on its own to getting the help of machines. However, one way that is slowly being used more is computer numeric controlled (CNC) tube bending. This type of bending is done by hooking up a computer to a machine that is automating the tube bending and monitors the progress of the tube bending process in order to make sure that it is meeting the specifications that were loaded into the program. Read More»

Slab Jacking Will Fix Your Home's Damaged Concrete Driveway

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If your home’s concrete driveway has cracked and is sinking in some locations, then you might be surprised to learn that you can have the driveway fixed rather than having to demolish and replace it. Damaged concrete driveways are repaired by a process known as slab jacking.  Here is some information on slab jacking to help you understand how the process will repair your home’s driveway: Concrete Driveway Damage Causes Read More»

What To Consider Before You Install A New Rubber Roof

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Rubber roofing is quickly becoming a popular choice for both homeowners and contractors alike, due to the incredible versatility and dependability of rubber as a roofing material. With outstanding longevity, low maintenance requirements, easy installation, and appealing aesthetic options, it can be hard to believe that you could get so much from a new rubber roof. So if you’re a homeowner that’s interested in all of the advantages that rubber roofing brings to your life, there are a few things you need to consider before you install one. Read More»

Drought Got You Down? 4 Plumbing Updates That Will Save You Money And Water

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If you live in a region of the United States that’s been affected by drought, you may be trying to find ways to save water and money. You might be surprised to know that updating the plumbing in your home can help you save both. This is particularly true if it’s been a while since your plumbing has been updated. Take a look at a few of the ways you can save money installing new plumbing fixtures. Read More»

It Doesn't Get More Green Than Wood: Asphalt Vs. Cedar Shingles

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Choosing a roofing material for your home can be a complicated choice. You could simply go with the least expensive choice—asphalt shingles—but is that the most environmentally friendly choice? If you want to reduce the demand on earth’s resources, you have to look beyond the hit your wallet will take and consider where your roof comes from, how long your roof will last, and what will happen to it when it reaches the end of its service life. Read More»

How To Eliminate Shower Drain Odors

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Smelling a foul odor when you take your morning shower isn’t a good way to start the day. To get rid of the offensive smell, you first have to determine what is causing it. Since water in the shower drain pipe acts as a barrier, the odor most likely isn’t from sewer gas backing up into your bathroom. Instead, the source of drain smells is typically organic matter, such as biofilm and hair, or even mold and mildew. Read More»

4 Solutions To Your Drainage Issues In The Garden

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As a gardener, you can run into a host of issues. This is particularly true when it comes to managing water and ensuring adequate drainage. One of the main reasons for this is because of compacted and amended soil, which generally occurs during construction. If you aren’t over-watering your plants and have noticed significant water puddles after heavy rainfall, it is important to consider what you can do to improve the drainage so that your garden can be a success. Read More»

2 Reasons Why You Should Consider A Forced-Air Heating System

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Forced-air heating systems are among the most popular options, and with good reason when you consider the many advantages that they provide over radiant heating and the other alternatives. A forced-air heating system is going to be among the most reasonably priced and efficient heating systems that you can buy, Efficient A forced-air heating system is going to be extremely efficient in that it will warm your home up in the least amount of time possible. Read More»