Personal Protective Equipment

When you do any type of work, there is usually some type of PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) that goes along with it. PPE is something used for personal safety, especially when dealing with power tools or chemicals. It includes hearing protection, gloves, safety...

Are You Still Using A Pilot Light?

Gas powered appliances have been around for a long time, and they have been improved in many ways. One of the features that older gas appliances have is a pilot light. Before gas appliances were equipped with electronic ignition, this was the standard way of making...

What To Consider When It Comes To Wallpaper

Wallpaper is not as popular as it once was, but there have been some great improvements to its appearance, as well as, ease of installation that has led to a resurgence in interest again in recent years. Wallpaper does, however, need to be installed properly, because...

Don’t Play With Wall Receptacles!

If you are a parent, the safety of your children is probably often on your mind. There are just so many ways that children could get hurt, even in your own home, and it seems impossible to think about everything that could possibly go wrong. One way that many young...

What Can Plants Do For You?

Plants in the home can serve a beneficial purpose. They aren’t just going to improve the appearance of your home, they can actually serve to improve the quality of the air you are breathing. Indoor air is among the worst you can breathe, and this is what leads to many...

The Importance Of Vapor Barriers

How do you keep moisture out of your house? It might seem like an impossible task, especially if you live in an area with high humidity or a lot of rain, but there is something that was engineered specifically for that task. What is it? Vapor barriers. A vapor barrier...

Aluminium Siding – Benefits and Shortcomings

There are a few different types of metal siding, but one of the more common types is aluminum siding. Aluminum can last over forty years as long as you maintain it well, and maintenance is not very complicated. Since it is a metal, rot, insects and woodpeckers aren’t...

Safety Concerns with a Deck

Would you like to build a deck attached to your house? It might be an appealing concept to you; many of us enjoy the ability to sit outdoors and take in the sights. With millions of porches being built or replaced every year, you might think that this is a project...

HOA’s – The Good and the Bad

One thing that might not be on the top of your list when shopping for a home is whether the neighborhood has an HOA (Homeowners Association) or not, but it should definitely be a factor in your decision. Why is that? Depending on where you live, HOA’s can have quite a...

Painting

One of the cheapest and quickest changes that you can make to breathe new life into your home is by painting it. Even someone with very little experience can do the work as long as they do some research beforehand, and then take the time to do it...

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