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Bathtub Refinishing Saves Time And Money Posted By : Joe Morgan

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500

Bathtub refinishing is a cost effective bathroom makeover alternative to replacing a bathtub that is worn out, damaged, hard to clean, or simply a dated color. This process involves repairing chips or cracks and restore the surface to look and feel like new. You'll save thousands of dollars and avoid days or even weeks of demolition mess and costly replacement. Estimated Cost of Replacement of bathtub is estimated to be about $3500 by The National Kitchen and Bath Association.



Choosing Between Chain Link And Aluminum Fencing Posted By : Leeanne Kunnert

Tue, 20 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500

There are many options in fencing. Two of the most popular options homeowners choose between are aluminum fencing and chain link fencing. Let's face the facts here though; one option is clearly more aesthetic then the other.



Trends In Home Improvement And New Construction For 2016 Posted By : Leeanne Kunnert

Tue, 20 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500

It is amazing what a year does within industries like home improvement and new construction. In an effort to keep up with changes contractors must stay ahead of the game to continue to inspire homeowners and grow their businesses. Below are a number of trends that contractors are using to inspire homeowners projects for home improvements in 2016.



How To Determine If It Is Time To Plaster Your Residential Gunite Swimming Pool Posted By : Leeanne Kunnert

Mon, 19 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500

It is believed that commercial pools should be plastered about every ten years however with residential pools the answer isn't as clear. In this installment on pool plastering we will look at several signs that are dead giveaways that the pool needs to be plastered.



Pros and Cons of Different Fencing Materials Posted By : Leeanne Kunnert

Sun, 18 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500

There are a variety of materials available when choosing a fence. Each type of fence comes with its own set of pros and cons associated with it. In this article we will look at a few of the most popular options in residential fencing, aluminum and wood, along with the benefits and drawbacks each offers to homeowners.



Reasons To Install Aluminum Fencing Posted By : Leeanne Kunnert

Wed, 14 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500

There are a number of reasons that homeowners choose to install a fence. The most common reasons being the safety aspect of fencing. Peace of mind is something that most of us can't put a price tag on and that security is exactly what a fence provides homeowners.



Advantages of uPVC Windows Posted By : Bhavani Shankar

Wed, 14 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500

The technological progressions in window production make it now possible to choose from a wide array of colors and material types. Some of the more sought after windows at the moment are uPVC. Continue reading if you want to learn about the advantages that they bring!



Transform Your Bathroom Into Glamorous Live Well Space By Smart Move Posted By : Bhavani Shankar

Wed, 14 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500

It is obvious you want to start your day with good mood. Healthy morning activity paves way for this. Amicable and most comfortable Live Well Bath Spaces at your home enables all that are needed, for a whistling mood. Donat you have them? No worries a now you can magically transform your Master Bedroom, Childrenas, Guest bathroom and their surrounds look glamorous and luxurious to the core.



Proper Maintenance Tips For Electronic Driveway Gates Posted By : Leeanne Kunnert

Tue, 13 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500

It is without a doubt that one of the greatest deterrents of crime is the addition of an automatic driveway gate. They are put in place to not only secure homes but also businesses. Not only do they help to secure the space they do so in a convenient, practical, attractive and affordable manner.



Technology Is Changing The Home Improvement Industry Posted By : Leeanne Kunnert

Sun, 11 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500

When it comes to new construction and home improvements today it is amazing how technology has changed the way professionals work. Advances have made that make home building techniques of yesterday obsolete. Homes are made with greener, more sustainable materials as well as being built to fit the way we live today.



Dispelling Aluminum Fencing Myths Posted By : Leeanne Kunnert

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500

There are many misconceptions when it comes to aluminum fencing. It is however important that homeowners recognize that aluminum fencing is in fact one of the best materials available in fencing especially when it comes to ease of installation.



Tips When Hiring A Handyman Posted By : Leeanne Kunnert

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500

Many of us are not handy when it comes to even the smallest home improvement project. This is why it is important to have a professional handyman on speed dial at all times. In order to get the most out of hiring a handyman consider the advice below.



Improve The Exterior Of Your Home With A Driveway Gate Posted By : Leeanne Kunnert

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500

There are many home improvements that can be done to increase the value and aesthetics of your home but how many can improve your peace of minded with additional security? Driveway entry gates not only improve the exterior landscape of homes they offer a degree of privacy and safety that other exterior renovations can't compete with.



Popular Roofing For Homes In The North Posted By : Leeanne Kunnert

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500

A popular material to use in roofing here in the north is asphalt shingles. In this installment on roofing our contractors will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of using composite shingles for your new or replacement roof.



The Benefits Of Metal Roofing Over Other Roofing Options Posted By : Leeanne Kunnert

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500

Residential roofing contractors are encouraging more and more homeowners to consider metal roofing over other options in roofing such as asphalt shingles, clay tiles, slate, wood shingles and more. Why you ask?



Updates In Roofing Posted By : Leeanne Kunnert

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500

Over the past few decades the home improvement industry has changed at a rapid pace. As far as individual sectors that have evolved the most is the roofing industry. Homeowners have come to expect a lot out of their homes roof and the market has answered.



Onyx Tile Transforms Floors And Walls Like No Other Posted By : Mike Hartwick

Tue, 08 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0500

While marble, granite and other natural stone tiles always look lavish, there is one less common yet just as if not more attractive choice to help you transform the look of your home. Onyx tile has benefits that make it one of the most sought after options for natural beauty. Here's what you need to know to get started with them!



The Tile Saw And Other Tile Cutting Options Posted By : Mike Hartwick

Mon, 07 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0500

Tile is one of the most attractive building materials in the world. Cutting is part of just about every tile installation. Whether that means a large or small quantity of tiles, there is a tile saw to help you get the job done as efficiently and safely as possible. Here's your quick intro to this and other cutting choices!



Pergola Basics In Three Minutes Or Less Posted By : Mike Hartwick

Fri, 04 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0400

There's nothing better than upgrading your property in way that not only adds value but will also keep you cool. A pergola can do both of these and this is your 3 minute guide to the basics! A pergola is one of the best choices for making sure you and your family have a place to relax outdoors. With no walls and a roof that is made from slats they are made for letting the breeze flow freely through while maximizing your views.



Louvre Shutters - Popular For Its Durability And Stability Posted By : JOSEPH ZAMMIT

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400

Nothing compares to the Louvre Shutter when it comes to popular shutter styles. Look at just any home and the numbers with the Louvre shutters are going to exceed those that are without one. There are many shutter styles to choose from and it is not uncommon to find shutters that have been custom built to incorporate designs from other styles of shutter, for instance a combination of louvre and flat panel. So, what is it that makes them such a widespread choice?



Common Issues To Look For When Your Roof Is Leaking Posted By : Leeanne Kunnert

Sun, 16 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400

When you are looking to find where a leak is coming from on your homes roof you may be overwhelmed at first. Although know two roofs are alike there are still some commonalities when it comes to leakage issues. There are a few common places that roofing contractor's checkout first when homeowners mention that their roofs are leaking. Here we will discuss what to look for if you should experience a leak in your roof.



Important Tips In Locating A Renovation Contractor Posted By : Leeanne Kunnert

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400

It is important to put in the time and effort when looking to hire a contractor for renovations jobs around your home. In this installment on choosing a contractor we will discuss several steps you can take to confidently find a renovation specialist for all of your remodeling jobs.



Preventing Damage To Aluminum Fencing Posted By : Leeanne Kunnert

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400

I always get asked what special precautions should be taken to ensure that aluminum fencing withstands high winds and heavy storms. Although there is no guarantee that your aluminum fence will make it through a hurricane, tornado or other natural disasters there are several steps that can be taken to prevent inclement weather from destroying your aluminum fence.



Choose Between Sliding And Swinging Driveway Gates Posted By : Leeanne Kunnert

Wed, 05 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400

There are many reasons that homeowners decide to install an automatic driveway gate. Whether you are looking to increase the security of your property or the aesthetics choosing the correct gate, gate operator and automatic opener from the get go can save you a lot of time and money.



There Is No Better Option Than Aluminum Fencing Posted By : Leeanne Kunnert

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400

Aluminum fencing is by far the best type of fencing that your money can buy. This is especially true for the DIY homeowner looking to install their fencing. Whether you are looking to enclose a pool, backyard or looking into perimeter fencing for a business there isn't a better option than aluminum.