Hiring A Contractor – 10 Mistakes To Avoid

Hiring A Contractor – 10 Mistakes To Avoid

A very smart attorney I know paid $7,000 for a roof repair, only to have the roof leak the next time it rained. The contractor stalled, made excuses, but never did a thing about it. Anyone can have these kinds of problems when having repairs or improvements done, but...
Gutter Maintenance

Gutter Maintenance

Regular maintenance is the key to keeping your home gutter system intact. Making sure that your gutters have no bent areas is one suggestion made by those who help you prepare your home for sale.Clean and well maintained gutters add to your home’s sale-ability....
Guide To Water Leak Detection In Our Homes

Guide To Water Leak Detection In Our Homes

Rapid world population growth and lifestyle change contribute to the increased demand for water by mankind. Additionally, low level rainfall in some parts of the world, slowed the replenishment of water supply. Therefore, each one of us should make our best efforts in...
Four Easy Steps to Home Improvement Success

Four Easy Steps to Home Improvement Success

As the weather warms and brightens, it’s a great time to start working on home improvement projects. By following a few tips from Lou Manfredini, home improvement expert and Skil Power Tools Ambassador, tackling DIY projects is as easy as one-two-three. Have the...
Free Roofing Estimate

Free Roofing Estimate

With regular maintenance and some care most roofs will have a considerable life of 15 years or more, but regardless of how careful you are in looking after your roof you will inevitably need to have a new roof fitted one day and it can be a large outlay of money,...
Roofing and Illegal Immigrants

Roofing and Illegal Immigrants

When considering home improvement of any kind, there is a lot more to think about than just supplies and labor. If you decide to contract the work yourself, without the presence of a professional, you could subject yourself to a lot of potential problems. If you are...
Roof Preparation before Installing Roof Shingles

Roof Preparation before Installing Roof Shingles

Installing roof shingles can be an arduous task and should not be attempted if you don’t know what you are doing. It is vital to ensure that you complete adequate roof preparation before installing roof shingles otherwise you are risking the integrity of your new...
Roofing Q&A: New Roof And Re-Roofing Answers

Roofing Q&A: New Roof And Re-Roofing Answers

How do I know if I need a new roof? The roof should always be checked. You should keep tabs of its state. The following are signs that you may need a new roof. · Your roof is between twenty and twenty five years old. · The shingles are excessively cracking, curling,...
Roofing Nail Guns

Roofing Nail Guns

Roofing nail guns are some of the more extreme of DIY tools and are often reserved only for the professional contractor. If you are putting together a small chest of draws or a book case you only really need the effective and affordable services of a standard hammer...