Ask Your Roofer About These Wind-Resistant Upgrades

Are you tired of dealing with wind damage to your roof every time a storm rolls in? It may be wise to have a roofer come to make some changes to your roof. By having this work done preemptively, you can help prevent damage and the need for sudden repairs after the next storm. Here are a few of the key wind-resistance upgrades your roofer may recommend. Hurricane Straps They are called hurricane straps because they are most often used on homes in hurricane areas. [Read More]

3 Things You Need To Know Before Buying Granite Countertops For Your Home

Getting the ideal countertop material for your kitchen might seem like an elusive dream. Of course, nobody expects that you are an expert in choosing the materials and installation methods. However, you only need some knowledge and guidance to select and customize a countertop material to suit your kitchen remodel. Here are the four most important things you should know before buying and installing granite countertops in your home.  Understand Countertop Design [Read More]

3 Tips For Selecting Blinds For Your Home

If you are looking for a way to increase privacy and control the amount of sunlight in your home, blinds are an excellent option. While there are numerous window coverings that may work, blinds are convenient, easy to find, and in most cases, easy to install. While plenty of blinds may work for your needs, it can still be challenging to find the right fit for your home's windows. Here are three tips that can help you select window blinds for your home. [Read More]

4 Lawn Sprinkler Components That Are Susceptible To Freeze Damage

Ideally the lawn sprinkler system should be blown out and winterized when a freeze occurs, but sometimes a late-season freeze will catch a homeowner unawares and water in the system will freeze. When water freezes, it expands, which puts pressure on the various components in your sprinkler system. Frozen water in the system can cause major issues that will require prompt repair before the system can be used again. 1. Sprinkler Heads [Read More]