Going Green With Your Home Lighting

The traditional incandescent and fluorescent bulbs are being phased out in favor of newer energy-efficient designs. They use less energy, generate less heat and give you a variety of lighting options depending on the room. Here is the rundown on current lighting types and how you can mix and match them to create the right mood in any room. Halogen Lights These bulbs contain a small amount of halogen gas which glows when electricity is applied. Read More 

An Overview Of 4 Types Of Home Siding

When the time comes to get new siding for your home, you may have questions about which material to go with. While cost is a huge consideration and often a deciding factor for many homeowners, you must also look at factors like maintenance and lifespan as well. By understanding the differences between wood, aluminum, vinyl, fiber cement, and stone veneer, you will be able to make an informed decision. Wood Read More 

Most Common Misconceptions Concerning Composite Roofing On Commercial Buildings

The roofing that you have on your commercial property provides a protective layer between your property and the elements outdoors. This fact should be heavily considered any time you are making a change to a new roofing type. However, the Internet is full of misleading information and you cannot always rely on what other people tell you. Composite roofing is a material that has been in use for years and often comes along with misconceptions about installation and function. Read More 

3 Signs That Your Clog Is In The Sewer Line

Do you have water coming back up out of one of your drains? If so, you likely have a clog. The real question is whether the clog is in the drain or the sewer line. It's an important distinction. A simple drain clog can usually be fixed relatively easily. Just cleaning the drain is often enough to do the job. Fixing a sewer line clog is much more complex, primarily because the line is located outside your home and underground. Read More 

Here’s Why You Should Consider Installing Fiber Cement Siding When You Renovate Your Home

The type of siding you choose is one of the most important decisions you can make when you renovate your home. Looks are very important, because you want a home that has good curb appeal. However, it's also nice if the siding has a long life and requires little care. Fiber cement offers all these benefits. It's well worth considering when you examine your options. Here is how fiber cement siding compares with other types of siding. Read More