Things To Look For Before You Select A Home Builder

Choosing a new home builder can be a laborious process, but you don't want to cut the process short, or you may end up hiring a builder who isn't right for your needs. If this is your first time dealing with a home builder, here are some important things to look before you choose the person who will be in charge of constructing your dream home. Check the Liability Insurance Limits  Read More 

3 Ways to Increase the Amount of Water from Your Solar Water Tank

Solar water heaters provide the best cost-savings in the long term because they depend heavily on sunlight. However, that dependence also makes them a little slower on hot water delivery compared to other water heaters. If you would like to enjoy more hot water from your solar water heater, there are several adjustments you can make. Read all about them below. Get an extra solar panel Every solar water heater system comes with a solar panel. Read More 

Bees & Pest Control: Why & How You Should Relocate Bees

Most people get stung by bees at least once in their lifeā€”and with symptoms like sharp pain, swelling and far worse reactions if you're allergic, it would be understandable if someone wanted to avoid them. So when beehives show up in sheds or gardens, you might consider contacting pest control. However, ensure that instead of killing the bees, try to have professionals relocate them instead. Here's why. The problem The overall population of bees worldwide has dropped from 5 million in the 1940s, to 2. Read More 

How to Fix a Wonky Deck

Decks can be a fantastic way to the make the most of your backyard living space. However if your deck has shifted, and your tables, chairs and barbeque no longer sit flat and wobble constantly then you won't find backyard entertaining anywhere near as relaxing as it could be. Here are some ways to get your deck back to square, depending on the underlying issue causing the deck to falter. Read More 

Unique Design Ideas For Home Staircases

You may not give much thought to the staircase in your home, but it can actually be more of a focal point than you realize. This is especially true if the stairs are in the home's foyer, so that they're one of the first things you see when you step inside the house. Because of this, you want to put some thought into the design of the stairs when you're ready to remodel or are having a home built. Read More