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Water In Your Home: 4 Steps To Safely Clean Up The Mess

Posted by on Jan 21, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Water In Your Home: 4 Steps To Safely Clean Up The Mess

You just got home from vacation to find out that your home has been flooded. You’re going to want to get it cleaned up as soon as possible. However, since the water has been standing for a few days, and you don’t know what the source of flooding was, you should assume that the water is contaminated. Stepping into contaminated water without protection could leave you vulnerable to infections and diseases, such as hepatitis A. Here are some step-by-step instructions you should follow for a thorough clean-up. Put On Your Safety Gear Before you begin handling contaminated water, you’ll need to make sure you’re wearing the appropriate clothing and safety gear. Wearing safety gear will protect you while you’re in the water. Here’s the gear you’ll need to wear during clean-up. Slip-resistant boots – to prevent falling in the...

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The Perks Of A Frameless Shower Enclosure

Posted by on Jan 8, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The Perks Of A Frameless Shower Enclosure

Are you frustrated with having a small bathroom that makes it hard to enjoy showers? If you don’t have the budget for expanding the walls in your bathroom, you may want to opt for a shower enclosure that is frameless and can create the illusion of a bigger space. Discover in this article why investing in a frameless shower enclosure is a good idea. You Won’t Feel Cramped The biggest perk of having a frameless shower enclosure in a small bathroom is that it won’t make you feel cramped. A frameless shower door is designed to display glass from the floor up, which gives the illusion of continuous space into the outer area of the shower. However, if you have a bathtub and shower combination, the enclosure will be installed on the bath tub. Even with a bathtub included,...

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Inspired Ideas For Customizing Your Inground Pool

Posted by on Dec 18, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Inspired Ideas For Customizing Your Inground Pool

Your swimming pool is bound to become the center of your backyard enjoyment. As such, it should have its own unique character. Additions to your pool can include a functional space, such as a cabana, or a decorative piece, such as a waterfall. Customize your inground swimming pool so it becomes the heart of your backyard landscape. Poolside Cabana A poolside cabana is essentially a pergola, but you can outfit it with plenty of amenities. The Landscaping Network recommends planning a cabana that complements your outdoor living. For example, screen off an area for changing. Likewise, consider fitting the sides of the cabana with fabric panels to control the sun. If you fancy an entertainment center, include a drinks station under your cabana. Spa A swimming pool is no longer about just an inground pool. In fact, homeowners prefer...

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How To Seal Your Granite Countertop

Posted by on Dec 2, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How To Seal Your Granite Countertop

Granite is a beautiful, hard material that looks gorgeous when used for flooring, back splashes and even countertops. The downside with granite is that, although hard, it is a porous material that needs to be sealed to prevent stains. See below for instructions on how to seal granite and how to tell when it need to be sealed. When To Seal Your Granite You can tell when your granite needs to be sealed by giving it a quick test with a few drops of water. Add a few drops of water on your countertop and watch to see how quickly it soaks into the granite. If it only takes a few minutes for the stone to become darker where the water was absorbed, it’s time to seal your granite. How To Seal Your Granite ​Clean your granite countetop with...

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3 Tips To Help You Improve The Installation Of Vinyl Siding On Your Home

Posted by on Nov 13, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Tips To Help You Improve The Installation Of Vinyl Siding On Your Home

If you are looking for an affordable and durable choice for the exterior of your home, vinyl siding can be a great choice. It is a low-maintenance option to use to finish your exterior. There are some things that you may want to consider to improve the use of vinyl siding, such as using plywood sheathing, adding an air barrier and using a rigid material with foam backing. If you want to have durable vinyl siding for your home, here are some of the things that can help improve the vinyl siding: 1. Installing Rigid Plywood Sheathing For Backing Of Siding If you want to have a durable exterior, you may want to consider using a plywood backing for the siding. In some areas this is required, but some contractors may still use a foam sheathing if it is...

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