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Amazing Solar Powered Homes

One of the first things that I did when I moved into my new home was start looking into my options for solar power. I’m a big believer in reducing dependence on natural resources that are unsustainable, and one of the best ways to do that is by using natural resources that are sustainable, like sunlight. I was thrilled to have my own home that I could customize with solar power. I found that there were all kinds of options for solar power besides those big clunky solar panels. I eventually settled on solar shingles for my roof, and I’m looking into solar powered windows, too. I started this blog to share more information about solar trends with people who are as interested in sustainable energy as I am. I hope to help you understand how contractors can help with these large projects!


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3 Reasons To Install Vinyl Siding
19 January 2018

If you are a homeowner with a little money to inve

Foggy, Dirty Windows Won't Clear Up? You Should Probably Replace Them
9 December 2017

If your windows stay foggy and dirty, even after y

Need More Space For Cleanup? Helpful Tips For Renting A Waste Container For Your Home Improvement Project
3 November 2017

If you've decided that it's time to tackle a big h

Sewer Line And Your Plumbing Problems: 3 Tips To Help Solve Your Clogged Sewer Line Problems
4 October 2017

The sewer line of your home is subject to many dif

Tile Vs. Hardwood In A Kitchen Setting
6 August 2017

The kitchen usually needs to be remodeled before m

Purchased a Commercial Building for Your Business? Install a Security Fence & Gate

If you just purchased a commercial building for your business you need to do what you can to ensure it stays protected. One thing you can do is to install a security fence, along with a security gate. This will keep your business up and running so you do not lose customers. Keep reading to learn of different types of fences and gates. Install a Fence There are a variety of fencing options you have to choose from including the following: Read More 

Three Tree Issues That Can Affect Your Home and How to Fix Them

Trees can be a very beneficial part of your landscape. They can shade your yard and home from the hot sun, provide a wind block from strong breezes, and attract birds and other wildlife for you to enjoy. Unfortunately, trees can also cause damage to your home and environment if they aren't properly cared for. The following are some issues that can occur, along with methods to prevent them. Issue #1: Siding damage Read More 

You Finally Have A New Driveway: 3 Tips To Keep The Asphalt Looking Brand New

If you just had your new asphalt driveway installed, you want to make sure it lasts for as long as possible. One way to do that is to make sure you stay on top of the routine maintenance. With proper care, your asphalt driveway will keep looking good for years to come. Here are four steps that will help you preserve the appearance of your driveway. Clean Up Spills If you're going to be parking cars on your driveway, you're probably going to be dealing with a few leaks, drips and spills along the way. Read More 

Tips For Patching Your Asphalt Driveway

A crack or hole in your asphalt driveway doesn't necessarily mean it's time for a new driveway. Often, you can patch the damage and continue to enjoy a durable drive for years to come. The following tips can help you complete the process properly. Tip #1: Determine the Cause There are many reasons why a crack or hole can appear in a driveway, but if you don't remedy the underlying cause, the problem may return. Read More 

How to Open a Stuck Window

Windows can become stuck in their frames due to expansion because of heat exposure or excessive paint. This particularly affects wooden windows in the summer and can be extremely frustrating to deal with. Thankfully, if your windows do become stuck, there are a few simple things that you can do to open them, with only a few simple tools. Using a Hammer Collect a small block of wood, a hammer, and a rag. Read More