24 April 2017
Depending on the part of the world you will be camping in, it might be nearly impossible to stay comfortable during those hot summer months. Tents can be placed in the shade or can be placed in a location that faces a breeze. But this will often not be enough to keep the tent cool on the hottest days. The good news is that there are air conditioners that can remove heat and humidity from a tent.
18 April 2017
If you're in the process of planning your business expansion, you're going to need the right piece of property. Choosing the right property for your new location requires time and patience, especially if you want to avoid future headaches. Here are four questions you should ask before you choose a piece of property for your new commercial building. Is It Zoned for Your Business Needs? When it comes to choosing a commercial site, the first thing you should do is find out about specific zoning requirements.
4 April 2017
Getting your chimney inspected after the wet season in your area is highly important because chimneys experience a number of problems when introduced to wet weather. Here are four of the most common problems your chimney may suffer from: Rust: There are many metal materials that make up your chimney, which includes the flashing and firebox, which is inside of the chimney. If these metal materials are suffering from rusting, it becomes a problem because the rust will eventually start eating away at the metal.
3 April 2017
In any kitchen, the cabinets are more than just a place to store your food and other kitchen utensils. Kitchen cabinets also play a huge role in terms of the overall look and function of your kitchen. Are your cabinets up to par? Here are just some things to look at to help answer this question. Failing The Full Hands Test When you have a package of meat in one hand and a can of sauce in another hand, just how easy is it to open or close a cabinet door?
21 March 2017
Deer are gorgeous animals, but they can really wreak havoc on your lawn, garden, and landscaping. Many homeowners have taken drastic measures to prevent deer from damaging their property, from diversion tactics to sound repellent. Although these measures can work, a good, solid fence is going to provide much better protection. The following are some things to keep in mind when considering a fence: Taller Is Not Always Better One thing to know about deer is the fact that they can jump many feet in the air and can easily leap over any standard sized fence.
15 March 2017
Plumbing leaks can happen for any number of reasons, from frozen pipes to clogs to rotting pipes. Just because you can't physically see the leak, there may be less obvious signs that you may have a leak. It's important for you to detect the leak if you happen to notice any signs. See below for some of these signs and why it's important to catch the leak as soon as possible and make any necessary repairs.
9 March 2017
A construction permit or building permit can save your life and protects the value of your home. This document allows counties and cities to enforce their building codes. Local governments adopt certain codes to make sure that every building meets the minimum structural and safety requirements. Building codes are updated every few years because building materials and methods are constantly changing. Read on to find out what you need to work on a building project.