Remodeling

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Install Flat Roofs with Style and Sustainability

If you’re thinking about installing one of the new energy efficient flat roofs for your home or place of business, there are many different factors you should consider. You may think you’ll have an easy choice if you already know you want a flat roof and you know you want to be energy efficient. The [...]
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Tips for Pricing Common Handyman Services

These days it is very easy to remodel your kitchen or make a partition wall in the house. These DIY jobs are much easier if you get the services of a handyman. From changing light bulbs and fixing leaks in the pipe to decorating your house and remodeling our kitchen, handyman services do all jobs. [...]
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Should I Choose a Venting Skylight or a Fixed Installation?

Installing a skylight is a great way to bring in extra natural light to accentuate your home and living space. Skylights have been used in all forms of buildings for centuries; however they are experiencing a resurgence in popularity amongst modern builders and for those who are remodeling their homes. One choice to make is [...]
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Double Glazed Windows and Condensation Problems

We are often told of the benefits of installing double glazing, and indeed these are very compelling – Save energy (and cash); warmth, quiet… Not to mention the side line benefits that they look great and will make your neighbours jealous (don’t try and tell me that this isn’t a consideration – everybody wants to [...]
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How to Disaster-Proof Your Home

A tornado, hurricane, flood, or some other disaster, could cause an immediate and lasting change in your lifestyle. Where would you live? What would you do? Nowadays, it’s essential to try to financially protect yourself and your home against potentially devastating problems. Following are a few tips on how you can disaster-proof your home. Improve [...]
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Maintaining The Perfect Bathroom With Regular Repairs

It’s common knowledge that the bathroom is one of the most important rooms in the home – not only will a stylish bathroom offer homeowners the comfort and enjoyment they need in their own abode, but it will also significantly raise the value and saleability of a home should the time ever come to pack [...]
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Safety Tips For Welding At Home

Welding is a dangerous activity, particularly if it is taken up at home. However, through wearing proper protective clothing, ensuring that your environment is suitable for welding and investing in advanced equipment such as the welding positioner, welders can reduce the danger to themselves and their family. Take Fire Safety Precautions One of the biggest [...]
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Common Roof Repair Myths Debunked

Hurricanes, tornados, hail, and high wind are all naturally occurring events that can cause damage to the roofs of our homes. Since the roof is one of the most important structural elements of the home, it is often necessary to have the roof repaired or let the rest of the house crumble underneath and all [...]
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Spending Green vs. Living Green

If spring fever has hit you and you’re already thinking about all of the projects you want to do to improve your home this spring, then you’re probably also thinking about what kind of budget you have to work with. It’s hard to stick to a budget as you flip t hrough beautifully colored, shiny [...]
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How to Choose a Contractor For Your Remodel Project

You’re getting ready to start a home remodeling project that’s a bit too large for you to handle on your own. Unfortunately, we’ve all heard those horror stories about a friend who hired a contractor that did a crummy job or simply vanished mid project. These homeowners were out money and left to try and [...]