Turn Wasted Basement Space Into A Living Area For Your Growing Family

If you need more room for your family, but you don't want to move to a new home, then finishing your basement could be the best option. Depending on the size of your basement, you could add another bedroom and bathroom or a large family room. Finishing a basement could be less expensive than adding on a room, and an addition might not be possible if you don't have the space on your property. Read More 

Tips For Maintaining Your Retractable Screen

If you live somewhere with seasonal insect issues, then retractable screens can be installed on your sunroom or porch to help protect you from the insect hordes. The benefit of these screens is they slide open much like a door or window which allows you to open up a space fully, or to at least be able to have egress points wherever you wish. With proper care, your screens can have a long and useful life. Read More 

Why Is Your Commercial Energy Bill So High?

Running a commercial enterprise is tough enough without having to worry about high energy costs. Unfortunately, this is a problem that many owners and tenants in commercial buildings have to deal with. This is not sustainable and can eat into a significant portion of your profits in the long run. What are the causes of these high bills, and how can you keep them at bay? Inefficient Appliances and Lighting Read More 

Finding The Right Contractor For Your Building Project

If you are planning to start a construction project at home or for your business, the first thing you need to do is find a contractor that you can work with. Whether it is a general contractor or one with an engineering background, taking the time to search out the right contractor for your job. Take the time to talk to a few different contractors so you can get a feel for who is available and don't hire the first one just because he is available. Read More 

2 Ways To Make Your House More Energy Efficient

When you are worried about your energy usage, you want to do everything you can to make sure that your energy usage in your house is down as low as it can be. So, what are some things that you can do? Energy Efficient Fixtures One thing you can do is to get energy-efficient fixtures in your house. Those fixtures are your doors and windows. Those are very easy places to lose heat or coolness. Read More