Summer Maintenance Checklist for the Home

Summer Maintenance Checklist for the Home

The summer months are upon us once again. Before you break out the lawn chairs and the iced tea, there are a handful of maintenance tasks that you should consider in order to get your home ready for the hot weather.   Here is a summer maintenance checklist for the...
Which type of pool is best: fiberglass, concrete, or vinyl liner?

Which type of pool is best: fiberglass, concrete, or vinyl liner?

There are few better ways to enjoy the warm summer months than by cooling down in the pool. Not only are pools a great place to spend time with family and friends, but they also promote exercise as well. If you are in the market for a pool and you are not sure which...
Why You Shouldn’t DIY Electrical Work

Why You Shouldn’t DIY Electrical Work

There are few aspects of home improvement that can be as fraught with danger as that of “Do-It-Yourself” electrical repairs. And while it may be a tempting prospect to forgo calling an electrician with the idea of saving a few bucks, then end results can be...
5 Home Improvement Projects You Shouldn’t DIY

5 Home Improvement Projects You Shouldn’t DIY

Now that the weather is warming up, you may be thinking about tackling some projects around the house. If you own a home, you’re probably familiar with how expensive home repairs can get. That’s why some homeowners opt for the DIY approach. Doing the work...
A Beginner’s Guide to Backyard Gardens

A Beginner’s Guide to Backyard Gardens

Who doesn’t love the sight of beautiful flowers peeking through the windows? We all do! Now that Spring is here, it’s time to take some time during the weekend to make your backyard bloom. Creating a Pinterest-worthy backyard doesn’t require a huge backyard or a lot...
How to Avoid These Expensive Home Repairs

How to Avoid These Expensive Home Repairs

You may be well aware of the costs of homeownership, including the many possible repair issues that can pop up. Home repairs can often be unpredictable and expensive, causing unnecessary stress. While you can’t avoid or predict every home repair, regular home...