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Archive for July 27th, 2015

Jul 15

How to Be a Responsible Homeowner When It Comes to Roofing Repairs

Handyman roof repair

As a homeowner there are many things one has to be responsible for to ensure their house stays in the best possible shape. Things like a clogged sink or faulty light fixture are simple enough jobs, but what of roofing repairs? Tending to a roof is a big job, not only for the fact that it involves climbing up a ladder and working several feet off ground, but also the importance of professional and precise work to keep the home protected. The following describes how homeowners can keep their roofs in the best possible shape, as well as the importance of professional home repair services in helping to maintain a healthy roof.


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Jul 15

The Begginers’ Guide to Redoing Your Flooring

Carpet installation

Thinking about replacing some of the floor materials in your home but have no ideas where to start? Welcome to the Beginners’ Guide to Floor Materials. This guide will give you an idea what other folks are putting in their homes, what some of the basic floor materials are, and the basic installation process for those materials.

What is Everybody Else Doing?

  • In a Houzz survey, 38% said they plan to put carpeting in their master bedroom.
  • Hardwood covers 34% of floors survey participants’ homes.
  • Tile covers 23% of floors participants’ homes.
  • 47% of those surveyed favor wood flooring in their home.
  • Wholly 90% of homeowners prefer hardwood or tile in the kitchen.
  • Data from the National Association of Realtors found that 54% of home bu
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    Jul 15

    What To Remember When Getting a New Fence

    Decorative fences

    If you’re thinking about getting a new fence, there’s probably a ton of things you’re on the fence about. With so many fence styles to choose from, there’s no end to the options you can choose for the newest addition to your home. When looking at fences for homes, consider the following:

    Purpose – What are you getting the fence for? If it’s for privacy or keeping your pets/kids safe in the yard, you may want to look at a tall, sturdy wooden privacy fence. Or, if you’re looking for something a little more decorative, so you can show off for the neighbors, then maybe you should look into an elegant wrought-iron or aluminum fence. If the fence will b

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