• Landscaping Materials: Mulching, Seeding, and Decorative Gravel

    If you're looking to spruce up your yard this spring, your local landscaping materials company likely has everything you'll need to get the job done. From mulching to seeding to decorative gravel, here are some landscaping ideas you can use to transform your yard. Mulch Making your yard look better is only half the battle; your landscape design needs to be manageable and cost-effective, too. Fortunately, mulch can provide both aesthetic accents and sustainability to your landscaping.
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  • Choosing the Right Materials and Improvements for Your Next Roof Installation

    As your asphalt shingles begin to wear and need constant repairs, you should start planning on having them replaced. Your roof replacement project will require planning and inspection of your current roofing materials to decide which repairs and improvements need to be done. The following guide will help you get started planning your roof replacement, choosing materials, and improving the design of your roof: 1. Contact a Roofing Contractor to Begin the Inspection
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  • Why A Drip Sprinkler System Is The Ideal Way To Water Your Garden, Flowers, And Landscaping Plants

    If you have a garden, landscaping plants, or flower beds, you may want to install a drip sprinkler system to keep your plants hydrated and healthy. These watering systems can be customized to your needs in any configuration that fits your garden or yard. Here's why drip irrigation is better than lawn sprinklers and a look at how a system is installed. Why Drip Sprinklers Are Better For Plants A lawn sprinkler system is good for watering grass, but a micro-sprinkler system, or drip irrigation system, is better for plants and flowers.
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  • 3 Septic System Issues To Watch Out For

    If you've never had a septic system before, you may not have much information about how to take care of one. It works just like the city sewer system, except you are in charge of the system itself, including getting it repaired and having it emptied. Besides that, all of your home's waste is sitting in a large tank below ground in your own yard. If you have a septic tank, you're going to need to watch out for issues.
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  • Is A Basement Mold Remediation Project In Your Future?

    Hiring a basement mold remediation contractor is an appropriate investment to make in protecting your house. You may be wondering, though, what are the signs a building requires basement mold remediation. Here are 5 indicators you ought to pay attention to. Spots Mold often appears as fuzzy spots that appear on surfaces that supply sufficient moisture. These spots can be black, dark green, or dark blue. They're usually fairly circular unless they've formed in cracks of crevices.
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  • Kitchen Remodeling Trends For Small Homes That Need Modern Renovations And An Open Concept

    If you have a small, older home that needs renovations, the kitchen is a great place to start updating your home. When redesigning your kitchen, you may want an open concept design that is more modern and gives you more space. The following kitchen remodeling trends are some of the design options you will want to consider when doing renovations to your home: Fresh Kitchen Design with Stone, Clean Lines and Less Clutter for A Minimalist Look
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  • Dealing With Water Damage On Your Foundation

    One of the most common forms of damage that affect the foundation of many homes is a result of water infiltration. Often water seeping in around the foundation can cause damage to the foundation that will eventually need repairing. Signs of Water Damage Water damage is not always easy to see in your foundation walls. Wet spots on the foundation walls or cracks that have water seeping through them are pretty good indications that the foundation wall is compromised.
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  • Five Reasons To Replace Your Siding

    The siding on your home not only protects your house from the outside elements, but it also is the main factor that influences the appearance of your home. You want to make sure the siding is in good shape for both of these reasons. The following are signs that it is time to consider siding replacement for your home. 1. Rot Issues Wooden siding can develop rot as it ages, especially if the paint has begun to wear off.
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  • What Features To Consider When Buying Replacement Residential Windows

    Looking to buy replacement windows to improve your home's overall comfort and save energy? It may feel overwhelming shopping for windows, with you not knowing the differences between all the different types available. That's why it will help to know what features to look for to make a more informed choice.  Material Choice Your first decision should be what kind of material the window is made of. Your main two options are going to be wood and vinyl, but less popular options include fiberglass and aluminum.
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  • Repairing Damage To Your Soffit And Fascia: What You Need To Know

    If you have damage to the soffit or fascia on your home, you need to do something to repair it quickly, or you may end up with damage to the interior of your home such as the walls or ceilings of your home. This can lead to damage to your belongings in your home, as well. All of this damage is going to add up and cost you a small fortune to repair and to replace.
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