All Dried Up: Dealing With Drought-Stressed Trees

Posted on: 7 August 2015

With drought conditions plaguing many parts of the country, you may find yourself wondering how you should deal with the trees on your property. Should you be trimming the branches back to limit the water distribution needs? How do you know if the tree is suffering due to the drought? What should you do about it? There are so many questions, and for the inexperienced, it can be confusing. Here are some tips to help you deal with your trees until the rain starts falling again. [Read More]

Three Insulation Improvements That Can Reduce Energy Loss In Your Home

Posted on: 30 July 2015

Energy loss can be a big problem in older homes. It can lead to costly AC and heating bills, cold drafts or a home that never cools off. Many of these problems start with lack of insulation and air leaks in your home. If you want to improve energy performance in your home, adding insulation to areas like attics, basement and windows can help. Here are some insulation improvements you may want to consider to improve the energy efficiency of your home: [Read More]

Do You Have Old Ugly Aluminum Siding? Replace It And Enjoy These Benefits

Posted on: 15 July 2015

If you have outdated aluminum siding on your home and you don't like the color or how it looks, replace the siding with a vinyl option. There are many benefits of having vinyl siding on the outside of your home, and getting rid of your aluminum is profitable. Here are a few reasons why you want to consider replacing your aluminum siding with vinyl, and the benefits you'll experience with the vinyl. [Read More]

4 Steps To Keeping Carpet Clean In A Home With Toddlers

Posted on: 24 June 2015

Carpet can be difficult to keep clean in any busy home, but especially if you have young toddlers that may be getting into messes all day. While hardwood or tile may be easier to clean than carpeting, there are still plenty of ways to keep your carpet in good shape with a few helpful tips. Instead of dealing with removing stains in the future, consider the following tips for keeping the carpet in good shape. [Read More]