What You Should Know About Landscaping Over Your Leach Field
26 June 2015
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.
Three Tips To Help You Pick The Right Roofing Contractor
15 June 2015
When you realize that your home's roof is in urgent need of replacing, it's always best to get job quotes from three or four roofing companies and pick the one that suits you best. Of course, you know that it's important to confirm each company you consider is licensed, ensured and experienced, but beyond these three areas, it can be challenging knowing exactly how to weigh the companies you're considering. Provided each company you contact has all the right paperwork, there are three other important questions to ask before you officially hire one company to do the work.
Want A Water Feature In Your Landscape? Make A Small Pond With No Electricity Needed
2 June 2015
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:
Six Signs Your Roof Needs To Be Replaced
18 May 2015
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.