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Choosing the Right Construction Projects for Your Home

As a homeowner, it can seem almost impossible to determine which construction projects will benefit your household and increase your property value, and which will end up being a regret that can't be undone. If you aren't sure which types of home improvement projects to invest in, you've come to the right place! This blog offers advice about a wide variety of construction projects that you may be thinking about completing. Learn what the financial and lifestyle benefits are for popular contruction projects, and which you'd be better off overlooking if you expect to receive a return on your investment when all is said and done. Check back often, as we publish new construction project topics on a regular basis.

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Switching Up Your Shower: Types Of Outdoor Showers To Consider For Your Yard

24 November 2014
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Outdoor showers are a convenient addition to most any backyard landscape or swimming pool area. If you've been looking for that one last addition to complete your backyard, a backyard shower may be just the thing. Here is a look at some of the different types of outdoor showers you can choose from for your home. Types of Outdoor Showers There are two primary styles of outdoor showers. Standalone showers are mobile structures that attach to flexible plumbing hoses. Read More …

Danger From Above: Keep Yourself And Your Home Safe During A Hailstorm

21 November 2014
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Hailstorms are rare enough that people usually don't take precautions against them, but this ensures that every storm leaves thousands of dollars of damage in its wake. If you want to keep your home and yourself safe during a hail storm, you need to know how to prepare and what you can do during the storm to stay safe. Keep Yourself Safe First Before you worry about how to protect your home, you should first consider how to protect yourself in the event of a hailstorm. Read More …

2 Ways To Make Your Water Heater Last Longer

18 November 2014
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If you love long, luxurious bubble baths in the evening, or a nice hot shower before you head to work in the morning, you might be frustrated when you notice that you aren't getting as much hot water out of your water heater. Unfortunately, a low hot water supply could be a sign that your system is on its last leg, and you might be faced with a system replacement in the near future. Read More …

5 Lessons Camping Can Teach You About Your Household Plumbing

17 November 2014
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Do you think it is time to learn how to do some basic plumbing repairs on your own? That's great, because every homeowner or renter should be able to at least shut off their water supply in an emergency and complete basic repairs such as unclogging drains. If you really want to understand your home plumbing though, you should put down your wrench and leave your house for a couple of days. Read More …

How To Keep Your Holiday Lights From Tripping Your Electric Furnace

17 November 2014
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If your electric furnace turns off every time you plug in your holiday lights, you may want to have an electrician inspect your home. An electric furnace uses a great deal of energy to force hot air throughout your home. When you place high-wattage seasonal lights on the inside and outside of your home, they can also use up electricity. An electrician can troubleshoot the disruptions by testing the wiring inside your home's walls, electrical outlets and circuit breakers to see if your home has enough power to support the lights and furnace at the same time. Read More …