Understanding The Construction Process

Spruce Up Your Garage Door With These Clever Design Ideas

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Garage doors are often considered an essential part of any home with a garage, but not a major design feature. Instead of allowing your garage door to be an unsightly feature of your home, you’ll benefit greatly by turning it into one of your favorite parts of your home. With the following five design ideas, you can enhance your home’s curb appeal with a new or remodeled garage door. Avoid Straight Lines and Choose Curves Read More»

Tips For Getting The Most Protection From Your Front Door

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Having a lock on your front door is the standard protection from burglary attempts. But it may not be enough if the thief can kick a door in easily of use a crowbar to get past the lock. Here are some ways to make sure your front door is really protecting your home. 1. Install the Best Deadbolt Possible Don’t skimp on this. Have a locksmith service like Pop A Lock install the best deadbolt they have available. Read More»

Why Does Faucet Water Become Discolored?

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If the faucet water in your home develops a brownish tint or any type of discoloration, you’re obviously not going to feel too confident about drinking it or using it in the home. If your water isn’t crystal clear, you should look into the cause of the discoloration before using it.  The following are four of the most common causes of discolored tap water in the home: Iron content When tap water is tinted a brown or reddish brow color, the discoloration is probably coming from iron pipes that are getting old and possibly beginning to break down. Read More»

Finding The Right Flooring Material When You Suffer From Allergies

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When you suffer from severe allergies, whether seasonal or year-round, every decision you make regarding home repairs and remodeling should take your allergy symptoms into consideration. One of the most important decisions you can make in your home regarding your allergies is choosing the right flooring material. Some materials are superior to others in their resistance to mold and mildew, their ease of cleaning, and whether or not they will trap and/or hold allergens. Read More»

Clearing Out The Sewer Line Yourself

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If you are a new property owner, you might be surprised to find out that you are responsible for taking care of your home sewer line. This is a drain that travels from the main waste/vent stack to the sewer main. The city is responsible for taking care of the main sewer, but you are responsible for taking care of your home sewer line.  Determining the Source of the Clog Read More»