A Beginner's Guide To Sealing A Chimney Crown
23 January 2015
Few of the pleasures of home rank as high as that of a fireplace. But keeping a fireplace in good working order entails periodic chimney maintenance. If you would like to learn more about performing basic chimney maintenance yourself, read on. This article will explain the process of sealing your a chimney crown.
The crown is perhaps the most important element of your chimney. This slab of mortar or concrete sits atop the bricks that make up the chimney stack.
How To Insulate Your Attic Hatch
20 January 2015
However well insulated your home is otherwise, if your attic hatch is poorly insulated you could be losing a lot of your energy dollars. Most attic hatches are made out of a section of drywall or a cut piece of plywood. They usually have no insulation at all, so by following the simple steps below you can make a significant dent in your home heating and cooling bills.
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Choose The Right Kind Of Dock For Your Needs
16 January 2015
If you have spent the money to buy a lakeside property and you have a boat, you need to have someplace to put that boat. You can't haul it up on solid ground every time you are done. You could end up damaging your boat that way. What you need is a dock. A dock will give you a good place to secure your boat when it is not in use.
Three Essential Tools You'll Need For Your Vinyl Siding Repair Job
12 January 2015
Vinyl siding repair is an often overlooked but nonetheless essential job that you'll have to do from time to time. Whether your siding damage is the result of a bad storm or just ordinary wear and tear, it can be very rewarding to take care of a minor problem yourself. Make sure you add these three essential tools to your toolbox if you're serious about fixing your own vinyl siding.