Archive for November, 2015

Important Safety Rules That You Should Know if You Own a Pool

Pool fence gate

Owning a swimming pool is a great way to increase your home’s value and to enjoy the enrichment of outdoor activities without leaving the house. However, if you own a swimming pool you have a responsibility to upkeep the highest measure of safety to protect children, animals, or inexperienced swimmers. According to the American Red Cross, about 200 children tragically drown in swimming pools every single year. Here are few tips for keep your pool area safe:

  1. Maintain your pool safety gates and swimming pool fencing. Install child guard pool fences surrounding your entire pool area. The fence should be at least 4 feet tall, so that it’s too high for a small child to c

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Benefits of Drain Linings

Sewers

Drain lining can also be called no dig technology or trenchless repair. This is the quickest and most efficient method of repairing a drain or sewer. Basically, all it is, is a flexible lining that is installed to the inside of the drain or sewer line which adheres to the pipe itself. This reinforces the pipe and the integrity of the drain.

Drain lining can be used on small sewer line replacements that are only about 100mm in diameter all the way up to a huge 1

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How To Save Time And Money When Maintaining Your Home

Siding contractors

There are plenty of amazing things that come with owning a home. You have complete control over things like color and decor, and can do whatever you want to your home, whenever you want. But there are some side effects to home ownership, and perhaps the worst one is responsibility. And pride. Yes, we all try to take at least a little bit of pride in our homes, and part of that is maintaining them the best we can ? and as efficiently as possible. So, without further ado, here are a few helpful tip when it comes to keeping your home looking great, while still being time- and cost-efficient.

Let?s Talk About Siding

Siding is one of those things that can very easily be subject to a home?s daily wear and tear. Luckily,

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How Bathtub Refinishers Help Save Time, Money, and Stress on Renovation Projects

Wainscoting ceramic tile

Studies have found that kitchens and bathrooms are two of the most heavily inspected areas for new home buyers. Buyers want kitchens and bathrooms to be fitted with easy-to-clean floors, up-to-date appliances, and enough space for personal comfort. When it comes to the bathroom, homeowners are typically the most scrutinizing — especially if the bathtub fails to meet their expectations. Whether you’re looking to update your bathroom for your household or for market, here are some tips to upgrade your bathroom.

Bathtub Repair and Replacement

Believe it or not, most of the scum, chipping, and scratching that a bathtub experiences over the years is actually caused by cleaning rather than wear and tear. Many cleaners contain harsh chemicals that can gradually eat away at the

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Leaky Roofs and Damaged Shingles Could Indicate an Urgent Need for Roof Repair

Storm damage chesterfield

There are many beautiful signs of spring: flowers, light rainstorms, and roads that are completely clear of ice and debris. However, if one of the signs of spring is a shower of roofing shingles, it may be time to check for evidence of roof damage from snow. Experts say that damaged roofs share similar characteristics: warped roof shingles, leaky spots in caulk, and discolored areas around chimneys.

While some homeowners are reluctant to consider roof replacement, there are some new options like metal roofs or fiber-cement roofs that enjoy a solid return on investment and that may provide protection from roof damage from snow. Some newer roof types can also work against

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