3 Signs Your Fireplace's Chimney Needs Repairs
20 February 2019
If your home has an older fireplace, you may start to suspect that there could be an issue with the chimney because it does not seem to draw the smoke out as efficiently as it once did. If so, look for the following signs that your chimney is damaged and needs to be repaired.
1. Presence of Efflorescence on the Bricks
One sign for which you should be on the lookout that means there is a problem with your chimney is the presence of efflorescence on the bricks.
Put A Cover On Them: 4 Reasons To Add Covers To Your Gutters
5 January 2019
If you're going to have gutters installed on your home, don't forget to include the covers. Gutter covers add an extra layer of protection for your home. Gutter covers aren't hard to install either. In fact, they fit right over the top of your gutters. They have drainage slots, which means water can get through, but the debris can't. Here are some benefits you'll receive from installing covers on your gutters.
Residential Boiler Systems: Faqs
27 November 2018
A lot of people look at boiler systems as an outdated way of heating, but that really is not the case. Boiler units are still commonly used in residential settings, but a lot of homeowners do not know a lot about them. Take a look at some of the curious questions you may have about residential boiler systems.
What type of fuel does a residential boiler use?
Residential boiler systems most often rely on natural gas or propane to operate.
3 Common Types Of Low Maintenance Kitchen Counters
10 October 2018
When remodeling your kitchen, what material to use for your custom countertops is one of the most important choices that you have to make since these countertops are the main working space within your kitchen. Making sure that you choose a material that is both functional but also does not require a whole lot of work to maintain its appearance and structural integrity is the goal. Understanding what some of the more common low maintenance countertop materials are can help you figure out which is the best fit for your remodeling project.