Rain, Rain, Won't Ever Go Away? Avoiding Problems With Moisture & Mold

Sometimes, the rain comes, and it just seems like it never wants to stop. If it has been raining for days on end and you haven't seen the sun in what seems like weeks, there's no doubt you are anxious for blue skies to finally appear, hopefully, in the near future. in the meantime, it's important to continue checking your home for water leaks and mold growth. Here are a few helpful pieces of advice.

How to Use Dustless Sanding on Your Hardwood Floors

If your hardwood floors that have lost their luster, but someone you live with has asthma, allergies, or other chemical sensitivities, it is important to know that you can improve the aesthetic appeal of your damaged hardwood safely without excess dust. While hardwood floors do not attract and trap dust, dirt, and other contaminants as carpet does, the preparation procedure necessary refinishing it can be problematic. If you're facing this issue, it is a good idea to learn about dustless dusting.

Buying a House in a Cold Climate? Invest in a Greenhouse to Enjoy Year-Round Gardening

When it comes to whether a plant can survive in a certain climate, the matter comes down to temperature tolerance. Hardiness zones tell you the lowest temperature that a plant can handle. So, it makes sense that extremely cold climates are just not that great for growing lots of fruits, herbs, and vegetables. This typically leaves homeowners with the option to garden in their home or wait until spring and summer.

3 Questions To Ask A Structural Engineer When You Are Interested In Flipping A Home With A Damaged Foundation

If you're interested in buying a house that needs some work, providing the necessary repairs and then selling it quickly to make some quick cash, you're not alone. In the last year, that practice which is also known as flipping has become more popular than it was previously. However, it's important to note that while cosmetic issues can typically be replaced or repaired for a decent price, a cracked or damaged foundation is a different matter.

Ways To Winterize Your Roof

The cold season is here, which means there are plenty of things that you should do in order to prepare for the frost and snow. One of the most overlooked yet important things to do in order to prepare for the winter season is to winterize your roof. Snow and inclement weather can both pose serious problems for the integrity of your roof and possibly the safety of your family. Luckily, this brief article will let you know how to go about sufficiently winterizing your roof.