Too Much Sun Coming Through Your Windows? 4 Types Of Blinds And Their Advantages

If you have too much sun coming through your window this can be frustrating. You can close all the curtains, but this will make your home look dark. Instead, you should consider installing blinds. To help you decide this, below are four different types of blinds and the advantages they offer. Types of Blinds When you start shopping for blinds you will find a variety of them on the market including: Read More 

Three Things To Expect From Your Regular Heating Maintenance

As a homeowner, having heating maintenance done before winter arrives is the best way to ensure that you are going to have a comfortable winter rather than spending a certain amount of time without heat in the home because your furnace has broken down. Here are three things you can expect from your regular heating maintenance services: Intensive Cleaning: The heater should be completely cleaned to remove of oil buildup, insects, and other dirt and debris. Read More 

5 Reasons To Choose Bamboo Flooring For Your Tiny Home

Tiny houses are considered a trend by some, but others find the idea of an affordable and handmade home to fit their needs perfectly. Building your own home means choosing every material, from what goes on the roof to the floors beneath your feet. Bamboo flooring is a great fit for the constraints of tiny house building and offers these five benefits. Eco-Friendly Are you choosing the tiny house lifestyle because of a concern for the environment and a desire to make a smaller impact on the earth? Read More 

Understanding Your Onsite Wastewater Treatment System

If you live in a rural area, or a home that has not been hooked up to the municipal sewer, you have some type of onsite wastewater treatment system. Regardless of the type, which could be a cesspool, septic tank, or a mound system, you need to understand the basics of how things work to keep the wastes from coming back into the house or floating up to rest in your yard. Read More 

4 Common Problems With Residential Retractable Awnings

Adding a retractable awning to a porch or patio can make a huge difference. An awning can provide shade to make it more comfortable to spend time outside during warm, sunny weather, protect plants from too much sunlight, and also help keep a home cooler by blocking heat from coming in through windows. But like all things in a home or yard, awnings may need repairs from time to time. Some of the most common residential awning repairs include the following: Read More