The ability to differentiate between home repairs and improvements that you can make yourself and those that will require the help of a contractor is a very important skill to have. Not only will this skill prevent you from spending more money than you need to on professional services, but it will also help you to avoid costly mistakes by attempting DIY projects that are out of your league. It is my hope that this information contained in this blog will help you to obtain this skill. More importantly, it is my hope that once you have identified a project you wish to take on, this information in this blog will help you to get the job done.
13 May 2015
If you have a sick or dying tree, your first inclination might be to cut it down, but you don't always have to. Dying trees that are strong and pose no threat to life, limb or property are great additions to your natural environment. Not only do they provide shade, they provide housing for a wide range of critters. So it's always a good idea to keep a dying tree as long as possible.
22 April 2015
Has it been years, perhaps even decades, since you last replaced your flooring? Are you unsure what color your Bill Clinton-era carpet was originally? If you're trying to decide whether to replace your carpet or install hardwood flooring, here are some reasons for you to choose a new carpet installation: Time saving: A hardwood floor needs to be swept and mopped frequently, in order to stay clean. It also needs frequent waxing or polishing, in order to preserve the hardwood surface.
15 April 2015
Keeping client information secured is an extremely important responsibility for any business. There are ways that you can increase the security of client information in your offices through changes in your physical office structure and through your office protocols. Should your client information be leaked, you could be found personally liable -- in addition to losing the faith of your clients. Replace the Desk Locks in Your Offices Most desks today come with locking file cabinets for client information.
23 March 2015
When you think of air pollution, you probably think of what you can find outside. However, air quality can also be very poor inside your home. There are a lot of pollutants and allergens indoors, including radon, pet dander, dust, mold, and many more. Here are some tips for reducing these pollutants and improving the air quality inside your home. Clean Your Home One of the most important things to keep in mind is that you need a clean home.
12 March 2015
When it comes to natural resources, nothing is quite as important as water. Water keeps you clean, makes your home functional and most importantly, helps you sustain life. Water is necessary. If you're a smart and savvy homeowner looking for a way to increase your property's value and not be limited by local water restrictions, installing a water well on your property can help you accomplish this. Increased Property Value