Are you a new homeowner? Are you still learning about your home's heating and cooling system? Keeping your home comfortable doesn't have to be complicated, but there are still some common myths that you may have heard. Learning the truth behind the following myths will help you to manage your heating and cooling expenses: Myth #1 - If you want to change the temperatur
- Now that you're a new home owner, you're going to want to inspect your home at least once every six months. During your inspection, you may notice small cracks developing in your brick foundation. Minor cracks are nothing to be too concerned about – although they will need to be repaired. As your home ages, you may begin to notice numerous cracks and chips.
- If your crawl space has a persistent moisture problem, you fortunately have many solutions for dealing with it. In addition to treating the root problem, there are several tools that can continue to remove excess moisture. Prevention Find out why your crawl space has a moisture problem in the first place. Common sources of moisture include: Broken pipes Floor drai
- There are many people that want nothing more than to own a home that has waterfront property. To make it easier to access the water, it is not uncommon for these homes to have docks. However, it can be difficult to exit the water through the dock when you are swimming if there is not a ladder present. For those that are needing to install a dock ladder, it is importan
- Drilling a well on your own land can provide a wealth of benefits for you and your family. Municipal water supplies are often laden with chemicals to destroy bacteria levels in the water, but these chemicals are also known carcinogens. Also, in spite of the added chemicals, many municipal water supplies do not even meet governmental standards on safety. If you are con