The Importance of InsulationThe Importance of Insulation

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The Importance of Insulation

After living in our first home for a few years, my wife and I could tell that something was wrong. It was exceptionally difficult to regulate our indoor climate, and we constantly found ourselves adjusting the thermostat. Our house was perpetually uncomfortable, and it was really frustrating. Fortunately, because we decided to hire a professional HVAC contractor to inspect our system, we were able to detect serious insulation problems early. We decided that it might be helpful to make a website dedicated to providing free information about heating, ventilation, and air conditioning, so that other people could recognize serious issues.


Treat Metal Gates That Have a Scratched, Faded Surface and Decorate Them for the Holidays

If the metal gates leading to your residence have a scratched, faded surface, the following steps will reverse signs of damage and provide the metal with a brilliant shine. After completing the steps, adorn each of the gates with a string of colorful holiday lights and a wreath to provide the entryway with a festive and inviting appearance. Materials metal cleaning agent soft cloths power sanding wheel sanding disc (fine grit) water baking soda bowl whisk buffing sponges metal polish (designed for use on exteriors) self-adhesive hooks measuring tape strings of holiday lights power source wreaths Clean the Metal and Treat Scratches Read More 

3 Things To Consider When Making Your Shower

If you are in the process of remodeling your bathroom, and you want to make over your shower, there are a few things that you need to take into consideration while you plan for the shower remodeling portion of a bathroom remodel. #1 Height Of Shower The first thing that you need to think about is how high you want the actual shower head in your bathroom. For example, if you are on the shorter side, you may want to put your shower head down a little lower. Read More 

Comparing Saltwater And Chlorine Pools

Swimming pools come in a wide variety of designs and styles, but when it comes to the content of the water, there are only two main variants: saltwater and chlorine pools. Though both types of pools are basically the same in function, they each carry a different set of advantages and disadvantages. Understanding what the differences are between saltwater and chlorine pools can help you choose the one that best fits your needs. Read More 

Great Upgrades For Your Master Bathroom

Your master bathroom is a place where you'll spend a surprising amount of time. It's usually where you start and finish your day. A well-appointed master bathroom can also serve as a retreat from the cares of the world. As you plan the design of your bathroom, consider including a few fabulous features that will add value to your home and to your daily routine. Glass Shower Enclosure Your master bathroom should feel spacious, so you'll want to make the most of your natural lighting. Read More 

Bats And Roofing: How This Very Common And Very Messy Problem Is Fixed

Animals in your attic can be quite a nuisance, but bats in your attic can cause a lot more trouble than you may be prepared to handle. (The only animals worse than bats in your attic are raccoons and opossums.) When you have some very severe damage to your roof that is caused by bats' droppings and urine, it is more than just a mess--it is a major health concern. To repair your roof and block the bats, here is how this very common and very messy problem is handled. Read More