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How To Maintain A Wrought Iron Fence

Posted by on May 22, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Wrought iron fencing is an aesthetically appealing, durable, and luxurious fencing option for your home. However, wrought iron is not an invincible material, and over time weather exposure and general wear and tear can ruin the appearance and the structural integrity of a wrought iron fence. In order to mitigate the spread of rust on a wrought iron fence, it needs to be maintained. Proper maintenance of a wrought iron fence can extend its lifespan by decades, saving you repair and replacement costs in the long run. How to Maintain a Wrought...

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Drain Tile Installation FAQ

Posted by on May 7, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Drain tile is a drainage system that is commonly installed around the perimeter of a building, near the foot of the foundation. Drain tile is used to transport extra water away from a site, ensuring a manageable amount of moisture in the area being drained. How can I know if my home needs drain tile? A frequently leaking or flooding basement is the most sure-fire sign that your home needs drain tile. Other indications that your home needs drain tile include condensation on your basement walls, wetness around the cracks in the floors, water...

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5 Tools You Should Expect An Automotive Locksmith To Have Available

Posted by on Apr 18, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you find yourself locked out of your vehicle and have no spare key, the first person you will think to call will likely be a local automotive locksmith like A-Okay Lock & Key Inc. Most people expect a locksmith to show up with a few simple tools and a head full of knowledge to help them out. However, automotive locksmithing is much more technical than what most people know and can involve a lot of different tools of the trade. Here are five tools you should expect to see your locksmith show up with when you call or have access to at...

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4 HVAC Tips to Ensure Your Home Is Comfortable

Posted by on Apr 7, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

People who want to ensure their homes are cool and comfortable need to gain an understanding of how to take care of their heater and air conditioner. By doing this, you’ll be able to maintain the thermal quality inside of your home, while also saving money on your energy bills and protecting your HVAC systems throughout the years. When this is what you need, consider some of the following tips to help you out accordingly.  #1: Get New Filters on a Monthly Basis In order to get the most of your HVAC system, you’ll need to get...

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3 Conditions That Mold Need To Grow In Your Home

Posted by on Mar 25, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

It is not uncommon for mold to grow in homes. In fact, there are many homes that get mold without the homeowners even realizing it. Is it not until the homeowners notice a smell, see the symptoms, or actually find mold that they even think that they have a problem. In order to grow properly mold needs a couple things. Here are some things that mold must have in order to grow. 1. Darkness Mold cannot grow as well if it has ultraviolet light. Mold grows best if it is in darkness. This is why many people get mold in places that they do not look...

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Give Your Home A New Look Through Unique Interior Painting Ideas

Posted by on Mar 12, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

When you have lived in your home for a long period of time, you may find yourself yearning for something new and different. Changing your interior paint job can do just the trick. Adding a splash of color or using a unique painting style or technique can give you the change in your surroundings that you are longing for. Check out a few unique ways that you can update and alter your interior paint job to give your home a new look. Once you choose your design, you can hire an interior painting service and get to work. Paint An Accent Wall The...

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Five Elements to Make Your Waterside Living Easier

Posted by on Mar 4, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you live on the water, you want your life to be as easy and relaxing as possible—that’s why you got that waterside property, right? Here are five things to make your waterside living just a little easier and maybe grab you a few more minutes of precious free time. Tide Clock If you live on the ocean, your life probably revolves around the tides. Whether you’re fishing, boating, or beaching, knowing when the tide is in or out is vital. Instead of getting an annual tide book or looking it up on the Internet every day, why not try...

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Working Together To Prevent Accidents – Roles Of Confined Space Team Members

Posted by on Feb 25, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Some of the most difficult and dangerous work that is done on a construction site is that which happens in a confined space. When you find yourself on a job that requires you to access tight areas with poor lighting and low air quality, it’s important that you work to plan out the roles and responsibilities for everyone involved. Below, you’ll find a guide to some of the roles you should develop for your confined space work team. By following these suggestions, you’ll have a safe job site where all workers involved know and...

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Does Your Well Water Have These Concerns? Why A Water Test Is Imperative

Posted by on Feb 18, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you are adjusting to living in the country but you don’t like your water, you may need a new water softening system. If your water comes from a well and you don’t like the way that it smells or tastes, you want to make sure that it’s safe for consumption. If you didn’t have the well water tested when you purchased the house with a home inspection, or it’s been a long time since you’ve had the water tested, you’ll want to call a plumbing company, or the city water department to see if the water is...

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Tips For Making Over Your Bathroom With Vintage Style

Posted by on Feb 11, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you have a cottage or historical home, then a vintage style bathroom fits well with your overall design. Indeed, vintage can be accommodated for almost any interior style. When choosing vintage elements for your bathroom, think Old World glamor updated with modern comfort. Add a Pedestal Sink In this day and age of extended vanity space, the pedestal sink has gotten lost. Yet pedestal sinks are attractive for their simplicity and even architectural style. A pedestal sink functions very similarly to a vanity if you pair it with a set of...

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