Outlet Sparking: What's Normal And Why They Could Be Sparking

Posted on: 23 February 2016

There are a number of different reasons that your home's outlets could be sparking, some more benign than others. Know the reasons that your outlets are sparking so that you can take the proper course of action when it occurs so that you can prevent fire or electrical damage to your home.  Normal Sparking VS Abnormal Sparking First, you should know some degree of sparking of your outlets is normal, but these sparks should be tiny and brief and a blueish color and are caused by the rapid draw of electricity from the grid to your appliance.
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3 Reasons to Use Slate on Your Roof

Posted on: 4 February 2016

Slate roofing is one of the best roofing materials on the market, mostly because it offers a long list of benefits and advantages that the other materials cannot really compete with. Listed below are just a few of the reasons that you owe it to yourself to consider slate for your new roof. Large Variety One great aspect of slate is that it is available in a large variety of very attractive colors that can help you personalize your home and make it stand out from the crowd.
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Tips For Improving HVAC And Plumbing Efficiency

Posted on: 13 January 2016

If you are looking for a way to reduce your utility bills, then you might want to take a look at the infrastructure in your home. By examining your heater, air conditioner, ventilation, and plumbing, you can actually greatly increase the efficiency of your home, resulting in both lower bills and a better impact on the environment. To help you get started, here are some key concepts that you should consider:
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3 Signs That Your Yard Has A Drainage Issue

Posted on: 24 December 2015

A lot of properties do not have proper drainage like they should. Luckily, this is a problem that can be remedied for homes that are located just about anywhere. Different solutions are used for handling drainage issues, depending on the property and the source of a problem. For example, pipes might be installed so that they can carry the water away from your home and your property. These are a few signs that your yard might have a drainage issue.
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