Why do scientists care how water moves through soil?
In the May 15th Soil Matter blog post, I covered the basics of soil hydrology – how water moves through the soil system ( Some of the pores in soil create “preferential flow channels” that direct w…
How to plan for cost of driveway paving
Make a great first impression on visitors to your home with an aesthetically pleasing driveway. The materials you select to pave your driveway affect the ...
A Guide to Select Your Remodeling Contractor
The success of a remodeling project greatly depends on the contractor you choose
How to Tell If Pipe Relining Is Right for You
If you have broken or corroded pipes that are causing serious plumbing problems in your home, then you may be a good candidate for pipe relining.
An 8-Point Guide to a Feng Shui House
Each spot in your home is associated with a different aspect of your life. Here’s a beginner’s guide to cultivating positive energy in every zone.
How to Protect Hardwood from Heavy Furniture
Hardwood flooring brings with it an everlasting beauty as well as a sense of style and elegance with which no other flooring option can compare. With only minimal maintenance needs, hardwood flooring ages exceptionally well with basic regular cleanings and a little bit of TLC (tender loving care). However, because hardwood flooring can be susceptible to scratches and surface damage, it is important to take all precautions in properly protecting it, especially against heavy furniture, to ensure its longevity Maintaining Your Hardwood Floor It is essential that all cleaning and maintenance be done properly, which will help guarantee that your flooring will preserve its lasting health and diminish chances of damage that can easily be avoided…
Stop Making Mistakes When Purchasing HVAC Equipment With This Advice
HVAC is what a lot of people would like to learn about, but they don’t know where to get started. This is why things like this guide were put together to help people like you out. Once you’re ready to tackle the subject, all you have to do is read along. Ask for referrals when […]
10 Things Not to Do When Remodeling your Home
In most homeowners life there will come a time when remodeling and upgrading your current amenities will be a way of life. Whether you are wanting to add space to your rooms, upgrade materials, or because your home needs more functionality, taking on a remodeling job could be in your near future. Before you get …
Canada's top pharmacy chain prepares to sell medical marijuana
Canada's top pharmacy chain -- Shoppers Drug Mart -- is hoping to be the first to legally sell over-the-counter medical marijuana.
An Easy Way to Calculate How Much Crushed Stone You Need for a DIY Job
How much crushed stone do you need to tackle that DIY project? Use this sure-fire formula to figure out the quantity needed, removing the guess work.