2015

Preventing Garage Door Injuries At Home

Your garage is an important part of your home. From protecting your vehicles to storing holiday decorations, it is easy to see the value of the space. Unfortunately, automatic garage doors cause numerous accidents, which can be devastating to your personal belongings and painful to your family members. While surprising to hear, 85 children in the United States suffered death or permanent brain damage due to garage doors between 1974 and 1995. Read More 

6 Tips To Get Your Plumbing Ready For Winter

Plumbing is one of the most important components of your home, yet it's one that's frequently overlooked until there's a major issue. Your plumbing system should get a little extra attention each year at the beginning of winter. Doing so will allow you to attend to annual plumbing maintenance tasks, while preventing potential mishaps like burst pipes at the same time. Here are six tips for getting your plumbing system ready for winter: Read More 

Wood, Metal, Fiberglass, Or Vinyl? Choosing The Right Material For Your Home’s Patio Door

When choosing a door for your patio, you need to take several factors into account. How do you want your home to look? Will it bother you if the door needs frequent upkeep? What is the climate like in your back yard? How big is your home improvement budget? Answering these questions will help you choose the best material, since each one has its own unique strengths and weaknesses. Classic Wooden Doors Read More 

4 Tips To Help You Prevent Clogs In Your Drain Pipes

Drain clogs are not only costly to repair, but they can also be messy and smelly. If you recently hired a plumber to clean a clogged drain at your home, you may want to know what you can do to avoid this from happening in the future. Luckily, there are steps you can take that can help you prevent clogs from forming. These steps are simple and fast, and they could help you save a lot of money in the future. Read More 

What To Avoid When Hiring A Tree Removal Company

Hiring a skilled and experienced tree removal company is your best bet when it comes to safely and quickly removing problematic trees. However, you'll want to be careful about the company you choose to take care of your tree removal needs. Here are some tips on what to avoid when hiring a tree removal company: Companies Not Licensed or Insured While most companies are properly licensed and insured, there are a few out there that often forego those important credentials. Read More