Five Energy Efficient Tricks To Help You Save On AC Bills

Posted on: 28 April 2016

While summer heat increases and monthly energy bills go up, you may find yourself wondering what options you have (short of moving to a cooler climate) to reduce the cost of your AC. It can be especially concerning if you're an environmentally conscious homeowner and realize that higher energy usage can mean more emissions. Use these five tips to help you reduce energy usage to keep your bills lower and help save the environment. [Read More]

3 Causes Of A Stinky Basement Toilet

Posted on: 23 March 2016

Having a bathroom in the basement can make your rec room more self-contained and spare guests the need to keep walking up and down the stairs. But having a toilet in the basement poses some potential plumbing issues due to the toilet's proximity to the main sewer line. If your basement toilet suddenly becomes stinky even when clean, there could be a plumbing issue at play. Here are a few of the potential causes of a stinky basement toilet. [Read More]

3 Unique Privacy Fence Ideas To Add Security And Privacy To Your Home

Posted on: 23 March 2016

If you want to have more security and privacy for your home, adding a new fence can be a good investment. Instead of doing a plain fence, you may want to consider ideas that can also be aesthetically pleasing, such as adding greenery or integrating features like seating. If you want more from your investment in a new fence, here are some great-looking privacy fence ideas that you may want to consider: [Read More]

How To Fix Noisy Vinyl Siding

Posted on: 3 February 2016

Vinyl siding naturally contracts and expands as the temperature and UV exposure outside change. If vinyl siding in your home is improperly installed, it can cause a cracking or squeaking noise as it moves. This can wake you up in the middle of night, and, in general, is an unnecessary disturbance. Thankfully, fixing your vinyl siding so that it can move properly and noiselessly on the side of your home is a fairly simple process that requires a few basic tools and the right technique. [Read More]