Enjoying Your Future By Plotting Your Space — Factors To Consider When Planning Room Additions

As a homeowner, it's natural to want to maximize the use of your real estate and expand the reach of your home. No one wants to feel cramped, and if you have the land to add room additions to your structure, it can be a rewarding project to pursue. However, before you go too far down the road, it's important that you put real thought into what that growth should look like. [Read More]

4 Ways To Extend The Life Of A Landscaped Asphalt Parking Lot

An asphalt parking lot can last for years if maintained properly. If your parking lot is surrounded by landscaped green areas or contains island planters, careful planning and maintenance can insure your paved lot lasts as long as possible while still having beautiful green areas. Get To The Root Of The Problem Green areas and island planters help beautify a parking lot by providing color interest, cool shade, and turning carbon monoxide into oxygen in the middle of an otherwise asphalt jungle. [Read More]

Three Mistakes To Avoid When Someone You Know Loses Their Home To A Fire

Whether a close friend or relative, a casual acquaintance, or a virtual stranger, someone you know who loses their house to a fire probably makes you feel sympathetic and wish you could do something do help. You probably can do something to help, since someone who just lost their home has a lot of urgent needs, but it's also true that if you're not careful you could end up making things even harder for them emotionally or just adding to their exhaustion. [Read More]

3 Tips For Maintaining Your Dock

One of the hardest parts about having a dock on your property for your boat is the fact that it can end up degrading and becoming a hazard to both you and your boat, particularly if you have been neglecting some of the maintenance that a boat dock requires. Listed below are three tips that you can follow in order to properly maintain your dock. Replace Damaged Or Missing Planks Immediately [Read More]