Shingles to Metal? 3 Reasons to Change Your Roofing Material Now

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Becoming a homeowner comes with many benefits, but it also includes some hefty responsibilities. One of these responsibilities is watching for age and condition issues to develop in your current roofing. Another is making sure that you budgeted to replace your existing roof when the need arises. Homeowners who currently have standard roofing shingles and are interesting in making the switch to a material that will last longer in the future can experience several specific benefits, including the following three.

6 February 2019

How To Prevent Water-Related Problems On Your Horse Property

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If you're a horse owner, you know that having a supply of water for your horses is very important. If a water-related problem pops up, then it can cause a lot of issues. These tips can help you avoid water-related problems on your horse property. Install a Well You can install a water well on your horse property to help make sure that you don't have any water-related problems. Without a well, you might be subject to water restrictions that can become a big pain when you have horses and a horse property to take care of.

27 December 2018

Three Reasons To Hire An Electrical Contractor Because Of An Energy Bill Spike

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You've lived in the same house for years. You pretty much know what to expect every month when you open your power bill. You may even have a good idea of how many kilowatts you use every month. Therefore, when a higher electric bill shows up unexpectedly, you probably already know that something's up. However, what most homeowners do not realize, is that higher energy bills can sometimes point to electrical problems.

15 November 2018

4 Common Recycling Mistakes To Avoid

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As an individual or business, you should make sure that you are recycling as many items as possible. Even when you rent a dumpster, you can still get recycling containers. If you need to, you can even rent an entire dumpster to recycle with. Recycling helps reduce the amount of trash that you have to send out and can help the environment at the same time. As you start recycling, there are a few recycling mistakes things that you are going to want to make sure that you avoid.

30 September 2018

3 Tips To Keep In Mind When Replacing Your Commercial Fencing

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If you own a commercial space, the fence surrounding it plays an important role from a security standpoint. If it's in bad shape and a replacement is looming, you should consider these tips. They'll help you find a suitable replacement without any hassle.  1. Consider Repairing First  Purchasing a new fence for your commercial property isn't cheap. Before making such a big investment, you should first see if your current commercial fence can be salvaged.

21 August 2018

3 Ways Your Windows May Be Causing High Heating/Cooling Bills

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Keeping your home well heated and cooled is expensive, so whenever you see your energy bills rising, it's important to find the cause. Many factors can cause an increase in energy consumption, such as an old furnace or ductwork, but many reasons your home is using too much energy is because it isn't well insulated. Windows, in particular, are notorious for being poorly insulated, causing heat to pass right through. If you are sick of seeing your energy bills increasing, check out these three ways your windows may be causing your heating and cooling bill to rise.

9 July 2018

3 Ways To Keep Your Gutters Clean

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It is important to keep your gutters clean. Keeping your gutters clean and free from clogs helps to protect your home. When your gutters get clogged up with debris, they are not able to protect your home; clogged gutters can lead to roofing, siding, and foundation problems. There are easy steps you can take to keep your gutters clean, including trimming the tree branches near your roof, cleaning your gutters out, and installing screens over your gutters.

28 May 2018