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  • How To Deal With A Mold Infestation

    If you have a flooded sink, or any source of water in your house, you need to dry it up quickly. Any water that you don't clean up can allow mold to start to grow in your house. Mold can cause all sorts of problems for your home and for your health. If you have a minor infestation, you may be able to take care of the problem on your own as long as you know what you are doing. [Read More]

  • 3 Reasons Why You Need To Address That Leak In Your Basement Right Away

    If you have a leak in your basement, you need to address and take care of that leak right away. If you let a leak sit persist in your basement, it can have serious consequences. Here are three reasons why you need to address that leak in your basement with the help of a foundation repair specialist right away and not delay until a later day.  #1 Foundation Damage One of the biggest consequences of not addressing a leak in your basement is that it can cause damage to your foundation if left alone. [Read More]

  • French Doors Sticking? Troubleshooting Tips You Should Know

    French doors are an elegant touch for most any home, whether you install them indoors or on an exterior wall. Unfortunately, the wood frame construction of those doors make them vulnerable to sticking. Wood is susceptible to moisture. That moisture is ultimately likely to cause the wood to swell in a humid claim. This swelling can cause the doors to stick. Sometimes, you'll need to adjust those doors to account for it. [Read More]

  • How To Pick The Best Shower Door For Your Bathroom

    Remodeling a bathroom can add substantial value to your home, and each design choice that you make is an important one. Arguably the most important of these choices is the type of shower door that you choose to install, as it will not only be a centerpiece of the bathroom's design, but also contribute a great deal to the sense of space. Read on below to discover different types of doors available to consumers and how each one might be adapted to be the best possible fit for your new bathroom. [Read More]

  • What You Should Know About Submersible Well Pump Problems

    Are you restricted to using well water at your newly purchased rural home? To avoid the stress of not being able to get water from the well, it is important for you to know in advance what can cause problems for the pump. Discover below the problems that a submersible well pump might have and the estimated price of a replacement if you need one. What Kind of Problems Can a Submersible Well Pump Cause a Homeowner? [Read More]

  • Three Types Of Water Well Drills And Why Your Contractor Would Use One Over The Others

    People generally assume that when a contractor drills for a water well, there is one type of drill and a one-size-fits-all hole. This, however, is not the case. There is much to consider when drilling a water well, particularly if the drill will have to go through some thick, solid rock to get to the source of the water. Here are three types of water well drills for water well drilling and why your contractor would choose one over the others. [Read More]

  • What Can Your Industrial Electrical Contractor Handle?

    As a site manager or industrial supervisor, you oversee many different kinds of professionals, from your employees to your suppliers. On most industrial sites, one of your most important allies is a trusted electrical contractor. But when a problem arises, you may not know who exactly to contact to fix it. Can your electrician wire a new or renovated section of the site? Usually, the answer to the question "What can your industrial electrical contractor handle? [Read More]

  • Reinforce Old Brick Walls As Soon As Possible In Quake Country

    Brick buildings look gorgeous and classic when designed well, especially if the buildings are older and well-kept. But many older brick buildings are unreinforced, meaning that if a quake were to hit, the building could collapse. Luckily it is possible to retrofit a brick building, reducing damage and danger to others substantially. If you own one of these buildings, even if your town does not have a retrofit ordinance, start reinforcing the walls even if you have to go bit by bit. [Read More]

  • How To Install A New Toilet

    Remodeling your bathroom is one of the smartest home investments you can make. Bathrooms often age quicker than other rooms in the house because of the constant usage. This is why so many people decide to remodel their bathroom before any other room. One of the first things that needs changing is often the toilet. Investing in a new toilet is a smart and simple project that you can do on your own. [Read More]

  • Convert Your Garage Into Your Workshop

    If you want to have a nice home workshop, you may be running into problems with finding the space. You may not be able to add in an extra building to put your workshop in. One option you have is to convert your garage into a workshop. There are several reasons to convert your garage into your workshop.  Access Getting into your new workshop should be easy. You already have access from your house right into your garage. [Read More]