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.
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.
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
20 Ideas to Reuse and Recycle Old Wood Windows and Doors for Wall Decorations
Creative ideas to reuse and recycle old wood windows and doors can save lots of money on home decorating and help add fabulous artworks to modern interior design
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 …
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.
Contractor Tips: What Your Contractor Really Means
Translate your contractor's lingo to get the communication on your home project right
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…
How 1.1% US GDP Growth Spells Encouragement for Construction
Strong employment in June and July are reinforcing consumer spending growth, fueling home sales. With home inventory being a key constraint, builders’ near-term future looks sound