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After Mold Removal, Take Steps To Keep It From Coming Back

29 April 2019
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

If you have been dealing with mold growth in your home for some time, hiring a residential mold remediation team is the best way to get rid of it quickly. You'll enjoy being able to breathe easy and live in your home without itching and nausea. But if you want the effects of mold removal to last, don't just sit idly by. Here are a few steps you should take to prevent the mold from coming back. Read More …

Masonry Repair—Options to Hide the Repairs That Are Made

15 March 2019
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Are you in need of some masonry repair but worry that the repair work will be too obvious? If you're hoping to end up with a uniform, new look, there are several options of concrete finishing to consider. Here, you'll find a bit of information about a few options that'll help disguise the repairs that are needed. Masonry Paint The easiest and probably most affordable way to give the masonry a fresh, new look would be to apply a few coats of masonry paint to it. Read More …

Blues Busters: How To Create An Uplifting Winter Gift Basket For The Gardener In Your Life

4 February 2019
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

For those who love to garden, the season of winter can be long and difficult. Dreary days and more time spent indoors can predispose even the most cheerful person to a bad case of the winter blues. You can help your friend or loved one banish the blues by creating a special winter gift basket to remind them that gardening season is right around the corner. Pick a cheerful container for your gift Read More …

Keeping Your Septic System Free Of Common Malfunctions

19 December 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Preventing a septic system from suffering serious problems should be a major concern for most homeowners. Yet, there are many routine decisions and mistakes that can lead to a septic system suffering major performance problems or malfunctions. Understand The Problems A Garbage Disposal Can Create For A Septic System A garbage disposal can be an easy kitchen appliance to abuse. When homeowners put excessive amounts of food down the garbage disposal, it can lead to major plumbing problems for any home, but this is particularly problematic for septic systems. Read More …

3 Factors To Consider When Choosing Window Treatments

13 November 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Curtains, blinds, shutters, valances, and shades all serve a specific purpose. While they add a decorative touch to your window, these window treatments also enhance the overall look of your room. Of course, some window treatment designs offer other benefits, too. Because of the many options available, you may find choosing one for your specific windows is overwhelming. Here are a few factors to consider when choosing a window treatment. Read More …

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Making Your Garden A Beautiful Place

I have never been one of those people who loves to spend time outside, but when I purchased a home, I wanted a gorgeous garden. I didn't want to risk the value of my property dwindling because of issues with a few simple details, so I focused on feeding my plants, improving their watering schedule, and avoiding some of the pests that were damaging my friends' and neighbors' lawns. If you have ever wondered how to create gardens that grow without a lot of care or long, lush, lawns, this blog is for you. Read more about home and garden topics here.