Termites can do a lot of damage very quickly, so if you think you have these insects, you need to make sure you get them out of your home as soon as possible. To help you be sure, below are three signs that you have termites and tips to kill them. Signs You Have Termites Termites love to eat wood, so you will find wood that is damaged and crumbling. This could be outside on a wood deck or inside on wood window frames and much more. [Read More]
3 Common Pitfalls To Avoid When Hiring A Residential Roofer
If there's something significantly wrong with your home's roof, help from a roofer may be needed. However, you need to be selective about which roofer you hire. This will be easy as long as you avoid these common pitfalls. Not Gathering Multiple Quotes A lot of homeowners think that all roofers charge a fair rate for their services. Now this may be true most of the time, there will be some contractors that try taking advantage of inexperienced homeowners. [Read More]
When Sealcoating Just Won't Do: How To Tell If It's Time To Repave
One of the advantages of having asphalt on your property, such as a driveway or parking lot, is that you can prolong the life of the asphalt by sealcoating it every couple of years. Sealcoating is simple and doesn't take long; after about 24 hours, the asphalt surface is usable again. However, sometimes the asphalt is too far gone or has something else going on that makes sealcoating inadvisable. In those circumstances, repaving with new asphalt is necessary. [Read More]
Are You Restoring An Older House?
Has our dream of buying an older home finally come true? While many of your friends and family members have expressed that their dream house would be one they could design from scratch, maybe you love the architecture of old houses. While your purchase of an older home might be very exciting, you also more than likely realize that there will be a lot of work involved in making it truly livable. [Read More]