Don't Just Tear Down That Old Home - Recycle It
25 March 2016
You've purchased an abandoned property and are getting ready to tear it down and build a new home. Before you call in a demolition services company, consider the different ways that you can recycle parts of the house. Instead of loading up the landfill with even more waste, there are likely a number of items and materials that can be recycled. You may even get a little cash for your efforts. Here are some of the areas in and around the old house that you might consider recycling.
Outlet Sparking: What's Normal And Why They Could Be Sparking
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.
3 Reasons to Use Slate on Your Roof
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.
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.
Tips For Improving HVAC And Plumbing Efficiency
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: