2016

  • Liven Up Your Old Victorian Home With These Two Tips For People On A Budget

    If you have been lucky enough to find a beautiful Victorian house, but it's in need of a bit of work, then you should be excited. Look at it as an opportunity to turn it into a really wonderful, historic, and beautiful house. While you may not have the money available to do major renovations, there are three really beautiful things you can do that will make your Victorian house shine.
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  • Safety Equipment You'll Need for Welding

    Whether you want to learn welding for a new career in the construction industry or if you just want to make your own repairs around your home or farm, one thing you'll have to stock up on is safety equipment. You can't weld without safety equipment because of the intense heat, bright light, and UV radiation that is released during the process. Here are a few of the items you'll need for the best protection.
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  • Air Conditioner Troubleshooting: Common Causes Of Restricted Airflow

    An air conditioner needs adequate airflow in order to function efficiently. This is because, when there is a short supply of air into the system, the balance between the rate at which the refrigerant absorbs heat and the rate at which warm air is supplied to the evaporator coil will be disrupted. The abnormally low temperatures that result from this then cause evaporator coil icing, something that eventually causes a marked decrease in the air conditioner's performance.
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  • Installing Sliding Glass Doors in Your Office

    Designing the interior of your office space is a task that shouldn't be taken lightly. The layout and design of your office can directly affect how comfortable and motivated your employees feel while they are spending time at work. If you are looking to incorporate unique design elements into your office space's aesthetic, then opting to install sliding glass doors could be beneficial. Here are three reasons why commercial glass sliding doors make the perfect addition to any modern office.
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  • Preparing Your Roof for Winter

    Typically, the colder months are especially hard on your roof and can cause serious damage that leads to costly repairs. Accumulated snow and ice dams can cause damage to your shingles, result in leaks, and even weaken the structural integrity of your roof. Luckily, there are some preventative steps you can take to prepare your roof for the chilly weather and reduce the damage sustained during winter. Read on to learn what you can do to winterize your roof and hopefully prolong its lifespan.
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  • Why A Vinyl Window Frame Is A Great Choice

    Are your home's windows having issues with closing and opening, or are they very old and not looking attractive anymore? You may be looking to replace them with new windows. The biggest decision you'll have when purchasing new windows is what sort of frame material will be used. With so many materials to pick from, know that you can't go wrong with vinyl. Here is some information that will help reassure you that vinyl will be a great choice.
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  • 3 Roof Styles That Work Well With Asphalt Shingles

    Asphalt shingles are a composite roofing material that has become increasingly popular for a variety of reasons. The shingles come with low prices for both material and installation due to the ease of the install. Asphalt also comes in a variety of colors and textures to replicate the look of other roofing materials in a durable, low-cost alternative. Choosing the best roofing material for your home often comes down to the shape of the roof.
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  • Maintenance Tasks To Keep Your Revolving Business Door In Great Shape

    If you have a revolving door at the entrance of your business, then this door is a bit more complicated than a regular hinged door. This means that it needs a bit more maintenance than a traditional front door. If you want your door to work well without any issues, then keep reading to learn about a few maintenance tasks you should perform. Inspect The Bottom Sweep Your revolving door will have several doors that are connected in the middle.
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  • 3 Warning Signs It Is Time To Replace Your Gas Furnace

    If you have a gas furnace that has some age on it, there are some warning signs you can watch for so you know that it is time to replace it. This can help save you save money in expensive future repairs. Even if your furnace needs repaired, spare parts for it may no longer be available for it. A malfunctioning gas furnace can also leak gas into your home, causing carbon monoxide poisoning.
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  • Family From Out Of Town Visiting? How To Make Your Exterior Impressive

    If you have family that you have not seen in some time visiting you, you want them to have a great impression of your home. This impression should include the exterior because this will give them their first impression. Below are two things you should consider doing. Resurface Paved Driveway If you have a pavement driveway that has seen its better days, you can resurface it to bring it back to all its glory.
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