Tips For Protecting Your Patio And Thwarting Backyard Thieves

No matter if you live in the city, the suburbs or the deep country, chances are you have spent a few dollars landscaping and furnishing your little share of the outdoors. As a nation, Americans love their patios. It is a place of family barbeques, summer afternoon fun and late night stargazing. This is why you need to keep it just as safe and secure as your home. Good patio furniture and yard accessories do not come cheap and you must ensure to protect your outdoor investment from thieves and other ne'er-do-wells. Read More 

Completing A Bathroom Remodel For Under $1,000

If you're interested in remodeling your bathroom, you might be under the impression that you'll need to spend thousands or even tens of thousands of dollars to get the look you want. After all, the average cost of a bathroom remodel is nearly$10,500. Believe it or not, however, it's possible to complete a bathroom transformation for under $1,000. All it takes is a little bit of research, time, and elbow grease on your part. Read More 

How To Clean Your Carpets With Natural Household Goods

Over time, your once beautiful carpets can become dingy, dirty, and smelly from regular traffic, as well as pets and children. However, you can treat your carpets yourself with simple household goods that are not toxic to you, your kids, or your pets! Try these natural cleaning methods to restore your carpets and make them look like new. Baking Soda Baking soda is great for deodorizing carpet. To remove smells from a carpet using this method, simply apply baking soda liberally to the area of the carpet giving off the offending smell, wait four to five hours, and vacuum the baking soda from the carpet. Read More 

Are Snow Guards In Your Future?

Ice and snow are heavy. Once it accumulates on the roof, the last thing that you want is to have it crash down in one solid piece. Not only can this damage, or take out your existing gutter system, but it can injure anyone who may find themselves standing underneath. If you are a homeowner who has installed, or are contemplating installing a metal roof, you may want to ask your installer whether or not you will need snow guards. Read More