Five Gutter Maintenance Tips For New Homeowners

Owning a home for the first time comes with many new responsibilities and things to learn that you most likely didn't have to worry about when you had a landlord. One important but often overlooked aspect of homeownership is your rain gutters. These simple but crucial components of your home's exterior help redirect rainwater and snowmelt away from your home, preventing expensive damage to your roof, siding, attic, and foundation. Here are five gutter maintenance tips to follow as a new homeowner: [Read More]

Sponge Paint Your Living Room's Walls To Add Texture And Color

If you would like to add texture and color to plain white latex-painted walls in your living room, the following project describes how to clean, prep, and sponge paint the walls. The finished project will provide the room with a unique appearance that will complement furnishings and decor that are in the room.  Materials non-abrasive cleaning agent lint-free cloths bucket of warm water painter's tape vinyl tarps cans of latex paint wooden stirring stick paint tray sea sponge scissors step ladder  ​Clean The Walls And Cover Fixtures, Molding, And Flooring [Read More]

Important Points To Consider Before You Rush To Buy A New Air Conditioning System

Do you have plans to buy a new air conditioning system? If so, you may be surprised to learn that there is more involved than choosing a system, getting it delivered, and installed. This is why it is sensible to review the following points to ensure that you have an enjoyable shopping experience. Zoning and Building Codes Your new air conditioning installation will need to be legally compliant. It must meet building code requirements. [Read More]

Advantages And Disadvantages Of Chain Link Fencing

There are several options when choosing the material for residential fencing, including wood, vinyl, and aluminum.  Each of these materials has varying qualities that make them appealing to homeowners. However, steel or aluminum chain link fences are the most common and cost-effective types of residential fencing. When choosing chain link fencing, whether it is for use as temporary fence panels or permanent fencing, it is necessary to keep in mind that like any other type of fence materials, chain link fencing has its advantages and disadvantages. [Read More]