Cover all the bases now to ensure many years of satisfaction with your full renovation, second-story addition or bump-out If a whole-house remodel or second-story addition is in your future, here’s are 10 tips to maximize your investment, increase the functionality of your home and make future work easier. Keeping them in mind when working
10 of the Best Antique and Flea Markets in Texas
You never know what kind of treasures you’ll find at these Texas antique and flea markets.
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…
Driveway Drainage Tips from your Baltimore Residential Asphalt Contractor
There are many crucial elements to successful driveway design and installation, from quality materials to construction techniques. Still, one of the often overlooked elements is driveway drainage. However, without proper drainage, your driveway could be doomed from the start. Without... Read More
States set 2019 Columbia River spring Chinook seasons
PORTLAND, Ore. – Fishery managers from Oregon and Washington adopted revised spring Chinook salmon and steelhead seasons for the Columbia River today during a joint state hearing. These regulations replace permanent rules that remain in effect through February The season-setting process was complicated this year due to a below average forecast for upriver-origin spring Chinook of 99,300 fish and poor expected returns to the Cowlitz and Lewis rivers (1,300 and 1,600 fish, respectively). The predicted return to both of these Washington tributaries is less than what is needed to meet hatchery brood stock needs In the Columbia below Bonneville Dam, the modified recreational spring Chinook season will take place from Friday, March 1 through Wednesday, April…
Top 10 Electrical Mistakes
Wiring problems and mistakes are all too common, and if left uncorrected have the potential to cause short circuits, shocks and even fires. Here's what to look for and how to fix what you find.
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 ...
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.
Top Environmental Benefits of Metal Roofing
As consumers become more educated about the need for sustainable living, many homeowners and homebuyers are prioritizing eco-friendly living in their home purchases and other home renovations. To meet public outcry for conservation, recyclability, and sustainability, those in the home improvement and construction industries are seeking solid alternatives that will adhere to even the most rigorous standards of eco-friendliness and sustainable living. Of the various home improvement green solutions, metal roofing is definitely one that is gaining great popularity even among the most skeptical homeowners and buyers. The Rise of Metal Roofing Made of various metal materials — such as tin, aluminum, copper, and galvanized steel — metal roofs are known to withstand some of Mother…
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.