2018

  • Hardwood Floor Refinishing: Answers to the Three Most Frequently Asked Questions

    Hardwood floors provide homes with warmth and beauty. They're also an excellent flooring choice because they can last 100 years or more when properly maintained and cared for. To keep them looking beautiful, they will need to be refinished every decade or two, however. Here are some answers to the most frequently asked questions about hardwood floor refinishing. Which Is Better, Water- or Oil-Based Polyurethane? In general, oil-based polyurethane is the better choice.
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  • Why Install A Metal Carport On Your Property?

    A-frame metal carports are easy to install and relatively affordable. This type of metal carport is available in a variety of styles, and unless you have the unit installed in cement or in another permanent way, you don't need to worry about keeping the carport dedicated to one spot. You have wanted a carport for some time, but you aren't sold on a metal carport. You want something that is attractive and long-lasting, and you've considered an open garage, a lean-to, and other types of garage and car covers.
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  • How To Keep Voles Out Of The Garden By Burying Your Fence

    Gardeners who prefer growing vegetables to roses or lilies still have to deal with the same pests that ruin decorative gardens after weeks of hard work. Garden fencing is great for controlling many animal pests, but many animals are only deterred by quite a few inches of buried fencing. Find out how fence trenching can prevent voles in particular from getting into your garden and killing dozens of plants per night.
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  • Are You Adding A Warehouse To Your Place Of Business?

    A while ago, did you decide to go into business for yourself? Perhaps you opened a business that sold emergency supplies; if so, after natural calamities that have occurred, that business might be thriving. You might have started your own business of distributing things like gift supplies and clothing. If that business succeeded, you might not have been prepared for the fact that you would need extra space for your inventory.
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  • A Look At Some Steps Needed To Build A Custom Home

    Having a new custom home built is an exciting time because you can finally have all the features you want in a home. No more compromising when you move and putting up with less than you want. Because a custom home is built to your specifications, you should plan on the entire project taking one or two years. The first step is to talk to a builder so that you understand the process and know what your role will be and what the builder is responsible for.
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  • 3 Add-Ons To Weatherproof Your Seamless Gutters

    Seamless gutters can provide versatility, leak protection, and a stylish counterpoint to the aesthetic of your home's exterior. And you don't have to stop there; with a little planning and a couple of accessories, you can up the amount of weather protection they provide. Here are three add-ons you can use to maximize your seamless gutters' resistance to weather. 1. Gutter guards or screens One of the risks of nasty storms is that lots of leaves can catch in your gutters and downspouts.
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  • Four Ways To Keep Your Dog Fenced In

    Your yard's fence provides a variety of different functions, from an aesthetic installation to a functional security and privacy barrier. However, your fence can also be a barrier that keeps your dog in your yard and close to home. Understanding some of the ways that you can ensure that your fence serves as a proper barrier for your dog can make it easier for you to customize your fence to fit your needs.
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