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5 Reasons You Should Invest In Central Air Conditioning

In the hot summer months, nothing feels as good as walking into your nice, cool home. Windows provide a nice, natural breeze, but on a hot summer day nothing can compare to air conditioning. Whether you have central air conditioning, a window unit, or a ductless system, you need your home to achieve a certain temperature to feel comfortable. While the different air conditioning systems might not seem so different at first, a closer look will tell you a different story. Read More 

Avoid Making One Of These 3 Mistakes With Your Septic System

Your septic system is an integral component of your home. It helps to remove the waste from your toilet and push it out into the drain field and away from your home. Unfortunately, many people end up making costly mistakes that can damage their system and leave them spending far more than they need to in repairs. To make sure your septic system works throughout the year, avoid making one of the mistakes below. Read More 

Getting A City To Remove A Hazardous Tree: Dos And Don’ts For Homeowners

If a tree on city-owned property is posing a risk to your own property, then you'll want to contact your local municipality to see about getting it removed. Perhaps the tree's roots are causing damage to your driveway, or maybe low-hanging limbs are at risk of falling on your home. Either way, there are some important dos and don'ts you'll want to keep in mind as you get into contact with city officials and begin the process of requesting city tree removal. Read More 

Designing Your New Bathroom: Get The Right Bathtub For You

When you finally take the plunge and decide that it is time to remodel your bathroom, you may find yourself overwhelmed with all of the decisions that you will need to make. After all, you want every detail to be perfect. As you wander around plumbing showrooms looking at fixtures, tiles, and countertops, you may feel as if you will never be able to decide. However, if you focus on choosing your bathtub first (arguably the most important element of your new bathroom), then the rest of the elements of your bathroom remodeling project should come together to complement your bathtub. Read More 

Choose Metal Roofing To Protect Your Home From Winter’s Ravages

Winter can cause problems for your home in a few different ways. For one, winter storms can generate high winds that can rip wooden or asphalt shingles right off of your roof. For another, snowmelt can freeze over your eaves and create dams that allow water to run under your shingles. Finally, snow can build up on your roof until it overwhelms and collapses your roof. If you know that you will have to contend with harsh winters, metal should be your first choice for roofing material, and here's why. Read More