How To Maintain Granite Countertops

Granite is a gorgeous option for your kitchen countertop; however, it is one option that needs to be well maintained to keep up the beauty of it. Granite requires special care that most other countertop options such as laminate do not. Laminate simply needs to be cleaned with household cleaner or a mild detergent to clean it; however, some cleaners may not work on granite, as some chemicals can stain it. Read More 

Excavating Your Yard? Four Reasons To Ask For Ground Penetrating Radar To Locate Pipes

If you're getting ready to excavate your backyard to build a guest house or install a pool, you can't dig until you have the underground pipes and wires marked clearly. This is essential to ensure that you don't puncture a gas or plumbing line. One of the best ways to have the pipes identified is with ground penetrating radar. Many pipe locating services offer radar like this, but if you're not familiar with it, you may wonder if it's worth it. Read More 

How To Change Your Kitchen Cabinet Stain

Remodeling your kitchen is a very wise home improvement project. The kitchen is often the room that needs to be upgraded first, mainly because of all the traffic it receives and all the cooking that goes on. And, the kitchen cabinets usually wear down first. They are constantly being slammed, handled by dirty hands and there is a lot of moisture in the kitchen that can wear down the wood. Luckily, you can refinish your kitchen cabinets and give your room and entirely new. Read More 

4 Signs You May Need To Install A New Well Pump

When you rely on a well to provide water for your home, the last thing that you want is for your well pump to fail completely and disrupt your water supply. Luckily, wells pumps typically show signs that they are wearing out, so you can have a new well pump installed prior to complete failure. Some common signs that you may need to install a new well pump include the following: Read More 

4 Summer Pool Maintenance Tips

One way to stay cool in the summer months is to take advantage of your backyard pool. However, you can't just fill your pool with water and then neglect it for the rest of the summer and expect to not be dealing with pool repair. There are a few summer pool maintenance tips that you should be aware of to keep your pool at its best all summer long. Clean Out Your Filter Basket Read More