How To Get Your Christmas Lights Down Without Killing Yourself
20 January 2015
Putting Christmas lights up on your home every year is a challenge, especially when you live in the northern half of the United States. Here, where the temperatures are below forty degrees Fahrenheit half the year, it means that you have to take the warmest day you can get in late November or early December to put up your lights. The weather is almost never conducive to this task, so you do the next best thing: put the lights up on your house when it is not raining or snowing.
Main Sewer Line Clog? Here Is How To Use A Sewer Drain Snake
15 January 2015
If your drains are running slow but you can't seem to get them unclogged, it might actually be due to a clog of the main sewer line. Using a small auger in your shower drain or a plunger in your toilet isn't going to help when the main sewer line is involved. Instead, you will need a heavy-duty sewer drain snake. Here are tips for using this type of snake and unclogging your main sewer line.
Timeless Classic: Why Iron Is Such A Good Choice For Any Homeowner
9 January 2015
Fences are more than just an accessory to your home. They can be stalwart vanguards of the property line, or simply an elegant addition which can frame the rest of your property. Of course, as with most construction projects there is a wide array of materials you can build them out of. However, this is rarely a fence as elegant and sturdy as a good iron fence. Evoking an almost timeless feel, an iron fence carries some unique benefits that other, lighter materials can.
4 Exterior Upgrades That Save Money And Increase Curb Appeal
5 January 2015
Simple exterior upgrades can provide major savings, while also making your home look nicer from the outside. Updating or replacing just one of the following can give your home a whole new look.
#1: Upgrade Your Windows
The windows are the soul of a house. Old windows that look dated or with hazed glass can ruin the whole outward appearance of your home. They also cost you money because they don't offer suitable energy efficiency and may let in drafts.