Two Ways To Eliminate Smelly Fireplaces

If you have a working fireplace in your home, you may have noticed that your home has an unpleasant smell especially when you do not have a fire burning. Your fireplace should not emit an unpleasant smell at any point during the year. If it does, the smell normally signals that something is wrong. Fortunately, there are a few ways that you can combat this smell. This is what you should know about unpleasant chimney odors. Read More 

3 Tips For Backyard Portable Toilet Placement

Whether you are hosting a large backyard event or completing a construction project in your home, you may need to place a portable toilet in your backyard for temporary use. Modern portable toilets are easy to place in most areas. However, there are a few factors that you should keep in mind when deciding where to place your rental toilet.  Access to the Toilet  When deciding where to place a portable toilet, you should consider how much room the delivery truck and/or service truck will need to access the toilet. Read More 

Do You Need A Retaining Wall?

When many people see retaining walls, they believe they were added for landscaping purposes, perhaps to make tiered flowerbeds or simply to add interest to the front yard. In fact, these walls play an important part in protecting your home and property from erosion, especially if you live on or near a hill. You may need to add one of these walls yourself if you notice certain issues at your own home. Read More 

Everything You Need To Know About A Saltwater Pool

For a long time, saltwater pools were a hot commodity and latest trend. A number of hotels and resorts changed from standard chlorine pools to this new technology. And saltwater pools have become popular with their guests. Many people have changed to using saltwater in their home pools after staying in hotels that had them.  If you are considering installing or switching to a saltwater pool, you will first need to understand how these pools work and what it takes to maintain them so you can make the best choice for you and your family. Read More 

Remove Maple Tree Sap From Asphalt Shingles On Your Garage’s Rooftop

Buildup on roofing materials can cause damage and permanent staining if left untreated. If large maple trees surround your garage and tree sap has fallen onto some of the asphalt shingles on the roof, remove it with the following steps. After you have finished, maintain the roof by inspecting and cleaning it throughout the year. Materials ladder safety harness broom garden sprayer detergent water hose work gloves scrub brush putty knife Remove Debris From The Shingles And Apply A Cleaning Solution Read More