Septic Tank Care: How To Prevent An Overflow
6 January 2015
Living with a septic system can be much different than living with a sewer system. This is because while sewer systems carry your home's waste water and sewage safely away from your home to a treatment facility, a septic system will process this waste right on your property. Consequently, any failure in the way your septic system works could result in an overflow of sewage into your yard or home.
Reasons To Upgrade To A Metal Roof
30 December 2014
Asphalt shingles are one of the most common roofing systems in the country. The obvious assumption would be that asphalt shingles are so popular because they are the best product on the market. This, however, would be a false assumption. Asphalt shingles are popular because they are the least expensive option. While asphalt shingles will help you to save money on the initial cost of your roof, they can cost you more money than other roofing options in the long run.
Debunking Common Myths About Mold
18 December 2014
Mold is a routine problem that many homeowners will have to battle at some point during their lives. In addition to causing structural damage to the house, molds can also create major health problems for some individuals. Sadly, there are many myths about mold that you may have heard, and believing these myths may cause you to take unnecessary risks with both your health and the safety of your home.
3 Easy Ways To Improve Your Home's Energy Efficiency
17 December 2014
If you own a home, a few months of paying energy bills make you more interested in making your home energy efficient. You can improve your home's energy efficiency by taking these steps:
1. Change Your AC's Air Filter
An important part of your home is the AC unit. When the air filter on this unit gets too dirty, your AC unit has to work harder when moving cool air into your home.