Chimney Safety? What Wood Burning Homeowners Should Know
4 December 2018
Many homeowners across the nation have begun to consider adding a wood stove or wood-burning fireplace as a supplemental heat source to their home. For some, the reasoning is to have another way of supplying heat during power outages that prevent their home's HVAC systems from functioning. Others are trying to fight back against the rising costs of propane, natural gas, electricity, and heating oil.
But using wood to supply heat for your home must be done safely to prevent the risk of a fire.
A Look At The Best Roofing Material Attributes For Commercial High-Rise Buildings
29 October 2018
Being the owner of a commercial building that is a high-rise means you have a few extra things to think about where building maintenance is concerned. One of those considerations that will likely come up throughout your ownership of the building will be the roof and the materials used to protect it since it is situated at such a high elevation. Take a look at some of the best roofing material attributes to look for when it comes to your commercial high-rise building.
Two Mistakes People Make When Having Decks Built
9 October 2018
Building a deck is an excellent choice when you want an outdoor space for entertaining or just relaxing in the backyard. However, you must pay careful attention when making decisions regarding materials, design, and other issues to avoid choosing things that will result in expensive repairs and long-term regret. Here are two common errors people make when having decks built and how to avoid them.
Opting for Low-Quality Screws
It costs an average of $7,200 to build a deck, so it's understandable homeowners want to trim expenses whenever and wherever they can.
3 Roofing Trends To Consider In 2018
25 September 2018
From age that comes along with basic wear and tear to leaves, limbs, heavy exposure to the sun's UV rays, and rain, sleet, and snow, it is easy to see how much stress your roof is under. Because of this stress, you should know that your home's roof will not last forever. Therefore, you may need to invest in a new roof at one point in time. You always have the option of replacing your existing roof with the same material or you can choose a roof cover made from a different material, in a different color, and a completely different style.