construction--contractors

  • Top 3 Reasons You May Need Your Chimney Repaired

    Have you recently moved into a new home? Is this the first time you've owned a house with a fireplace? While your fireplace and chimney may look okay and the home inspector may not have mentioned any issues, that's no guarantee that the chimney is in top condition. Here are some signs that you may be in need of a chimney repair or cleaning: Debris in the fireplace: If you see leaves and similar debris in your fireplace after a storm, this may be a sign that your chimney cap has been knocked loose and needs to be replaced.
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  • Making Small Repairs to Your Asphalt Driveway

    If you have an asphalt driveway, you most likely enjoy the benefit of a smooth surface that is durable and looks great. In time, asphalt can deteriorate slightly, making it necessary to do routine maintenance to upkeep its composition. Here are some instructions for you to use to fix up small areas of your driveway that need attention, allowing it to retain its cosmetically pleasing look as a result. Clean Your Driveway Thoroughly cleaning your driveway will help prepare it for repair as the material you use to fix holes and cracks will be able to adhere without debris getting in the way.
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  • 2 Tips For Keeping Your Marble Shower Walls Looking Clean

    When you want a shower enclosure that is opulent and elegant, making the choice to include marble shower walls is a good option. Unfortunately, without proper professional marble cleaning, marble shower walls can quickly turn from a luxury to a headache. Here are two tips you can use to help keep your marble shower walls looking clean in the future. 1. Test your marble to see if it needs to be sealed.
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  • 6 Tips For Getting Your House Ready For The Cold Weather

    The best time to fix all of those little drafty areas in your house, so you'll be warmer this winter, is in the summer. The work is much easier in a T-shirt and shorts than bundled up in a parka with a pair of mittens on. Get your supplies together and walk around the whole house. In an afternoon, you'll have the house sealed up and you'll no longer have to deal with drafty rooms.
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  • Steps To Take Before Building A Fence

    You may need a fence for many reasons: to keep your children safe, to keep your pets restrained, or to keep your swimming pool legal. Although some people choose to install fencing themselves, a contractor is often a better option. No matter who does the work, you will need to do some research before construction begins in order to make certain your new fence is legal. Restrictions  If your property is subject to municipality or neighborhood restrictions, you need to check to see what type of fence you are allowed to erect.
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  • What You Should Know About Landscaping Over Your Leach Field

    Septic system leach fields benefit from proactive landscaping. When you plant any greens over the leach field, it provides some stability to the soil, reducing the risk of erosion. The plants will also help improve the oxygen exchange that keeps the soil around your leach field healthy. A standard layer of sod is sufficient for this, but you can invest in flowers and thorough leach field landscaping if you want to help improve your property's appearance.
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  • Want A Water Feature In Your Landscape? Make A Small Pond With No Electricity Needed

    Obtaining a unique and beautiful landscape is something that many homeowners dream about. If you're one of them, you might be hoping for a unique water feature in your backyard that doesn't need electricity to be beautiful. This guide explains how you can create your own pond in your backyard in just an afternoon.  Step 1: Collect Your Supplies Before you begin this project, gather the following supplies so that you can have them handy while you work:
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  • Six Signs Your Roof Needs To Be Replaced

    Roofs have a limited lifespan, and will wear away over time due to weather exposure and general wear and tear. A roof that has reached the end of its lifespan can quickly cause other problems in your house by allowing water to seep inside, which can lead to water damage and mold growth. Knowing the warning signs of a roof that needs to be replaced can help avoid such problems from developing.
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  • Reasons A Garage Door Opener Upgrade Makes Sense

    The garage door opener you use to gain entry to your garage could use an upgrade if it is an older model. Even if it is still working properly, changing it for a newer model can increase safety and convenience. Here are some reasons why you should consider replacing your own garage door opener for a new model. Sound Quality Older garage door openers work by using a chain on a track to open the door.
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  • Four Tips to Help Choose the Right Ductless AC System for Your Home

    If you want to have an affordable and reliable AC system, ductless air conditioners are a great choice. They are inexpensive, reliable, and can be configured to meet the cooling needs of your home. There are many choices today when it comes to ductless systems, which can be single systems, mini split systems, or multiple systems. If you are considering ductless AC for your home, here are four tips to get the right cooling for your home:
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