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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

Three Tips For Buying And Maintaining Excellent Shower Doors

When you want to be sure that you are protecting your home values, you can start with the bathroom. This is one of the most important rooms in your home and also likely the most used. If you want your bathroom to be valuable and efficient in your home, you should work to keep your shower glass up to date. If you are considering upgrading your shower, consider these glass shower tips. 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 

Why You Should Use Vinyl Instead Of Chain Link Fences

Keeping your job site safe and secure is key. Of course, you will commonly see chain link fences around construction sites. While these are perfectly functional, they are quite ungainly. Having such an ugly fence around your construction site could reflect poorly on the property and the various contractors involved. This is why you should consider using a vinyl fence instead of a chain link fence. Vinyl is much more attractive and it is equally secure. Read More 

Tips For Painting Your New Metal Buildings

Wear and tear from the elements can be hazardous to your metal building. If there's any exposed metal, it's at risk of corrosion. One of the best ways to protect your new metal structure is to cover it with a coat of paint. Luckily, painting metal isn't as hard as you might think. You just need to make sure that the surface is prepared correctly. Here's a look at what you need to know to get the job done. Read More 

Tips To Keep Leaves Out Of Your Gutters

If you live in an area with a lot of trees, then you may need to invest in a professional gutter cleaning at least once a year. While this practice, or your own cleaning regimen, is best to keep debris out of the aluminum metal channels, you can also prevent debris from building in them in the first place. Keep reading to learn a few ways to keep leaves out of your gutters. Read More