Jan
25

While they may not be as dangerous or as irritating as some of the other pests that you are likely to encounter in your home, ants are still one of the most common nuisance pests in the country. There are a number of different steps that you can take... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on January 25th, 2017


Jan
25

Your carpet is an expensive, important investment. It's something that you need to take care of, but there are occasions where accidents happen. Spills and spots on your carpet are just something that you should plan on, whether you want to or not. T... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on January 25th, 2017


Jan
25

Easily one of the most unpleasant pests that you will ever deal with is the cockroach. From their creepy appearance to their ability to quickly dart across surfaces, even the bravest individual may find themselves feeling a little bit uneasy at the s... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on January 25th, 2017


Jan
25

It doesn't take very long for a few mice to become a huge infestation. This is because they breed very quickly and produce large litters in a surprisingly short amount of time. As long as there is adequate food and shelter, and there are no predators... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on January 25th, 2017


Oct
23

Many people choose to purchase an existing home and remodel it. The benefits are many, including enjoying a location that's closer to one's workplace, potentially having a larger yard, and living in an area with more character than a new development.... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on October 23rd, 2014


Jun
12

When you have a leaky pipe, the work doesn't end when your plumbing insurance company completes its work. While they will look after most of the damage, there still may be a few irreplaceable or slightly damaged items to clean up or repair, but don't... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on June 12th, 2014


Jun
10

Investing in metal roofing has many benefits over the more traditional asphalt shingle type roof. A metal roof can be installed on most existing homes and new builds with little or no more difficulty than an asphalt roof. When considering if you wou... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on June 10th, 2014


Jun
6

Advanced technology has lent itself to a revolutionary new way of carpet cleaning. When home remedies don't work, instead of rearranging the furniture, or buying a brand-new throw rug to cover up the unsightly spot, simply use OxyDry. OxyDry spot c... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on June 6th, 2014


Jun
4

According to the US Fire Administration, an average of 485 Americans die and 2,305 more are injured each year as a result of electrical fires in homes. These house fires are caused by faulty electrical wiring, defective appliances, overloaded circuit... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on June 4th, 2014


Jun
2

Homeowners as well as landlords or property managers are oftentimes faced with a common dilemma, namely non-structural and structural repairs of the structure and its surroundings. One project that occasionally arises is the need for fencing or rail... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on June 2nd, 2014


May
16

The single most important element that is essential to having a green, healthy lawn and properly caring for it is watering. No matter what type of grass you have planted on your property, that water is the life of that lawn. Granted, the eliminatio... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on May 16th, 2014


May
13

Finding a roofing contractor in your local area is never a problem, but finding the right one may be another story. It's unfortunate, but there are a lot of fly-by-night contractors out there and the roofing industry is no exception. If you have ju... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on May 13th, 2014


May
9

Although it is a sizeable investment initially, the right hardwood flooring can add value to your home and last for decades. However, if you have never had hardwood floors before, you're going to need to spend a little time researching this type of ... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on May 9th, 2014


May
2

Whether you own commercial property or are a homeowner, anytime you water damage, it can be an extremely stressful time and can be financially devastating. When you have suffered heavy losses of this nature, you may be tempted to handle the clean-up... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on May 2nd, 2014


Apr
25

Plumbing typically involves the installation, repairing, and replacing of fixtures and pipes that distribute water throughout a commercial or residential structure. However, the responsibilities of a plumber don’t stop there. For instance, plumbe... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on April 25th, 2014


Apr
24

If you're like most homeowners, you are constantly running in an out of your house whether it is leaving for work, rushing the kids off to school, or going out for personal business. Of all the times you leave the house and then return, there are pr... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on April 24th, 2014


Apr
21

There's no denying the fact that air conditioning repairs can be extremely costly especially if they are needed during the hot and humid months of summer. However, those repairs can also get expensive if you do not take care of your A/C unit prior t... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on April 21st, 2014


Apr
18

Many homeowners have experienced some type of water damage at one time or another while others have experienced fire and water damage. Needless to say, it's a devastating and emotional experience that a person never forgets. Not to mention the fact... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on April 18th, 2014


Apr
18

Any time you are thinking about repairing or replacing your fence, you should consider hiring a professional fence contractor to do the work, unless you are an avid DIY'er and have a lot of fence installation or repair experience. Finding a reputabl... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on April 18th, 2014


Apr
17

It goes without saying that nothing can natural beauty and enduring warmth to a home like wood flooring can. Much to the dismay of the homeowner, there are dozens of colors, finishes, and woods to choose from, which can make the selection process a ... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on April 17th, 2014


Apr
16

One of the more common problems that sprinkler system contractors and repair technicians encounter on a fairly regular basis is faulty valves. In many cases, it is the solenoid that fails and causes the valve to malfunction. Most of the electrical ... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on April 16th, 2014


Apr
15

A lot of individuals are experienced DIY'ers and can do all sorts of remodeling, renovating, and repairing around the home. Conversely, there are just as many who do not possess the necessary skills to do these kinds of tasks and have to rely on the... Read More

Posted on Contractors Blog on April 15th, 2014