Common Misconceptions About Patio Doors

Many people admit that they love the look of patio doors, but they have concerns about security, safety and energy efficiency. The clever design and sturdy build of most modern patio doors make them a great choice for many homes, if you can look past a few mistaken beliefs. Here are some common misconceptions that people have about patio doors, and the truth about each one. Misconception: Patio doors are not secure Read More 

Plumbing Supplies You’ll Need Before You Replace Your Old, Leaking Toilet

Your old, leaking toilet has finally gotten on your last nerve. After sopping up countless gallons of leaking water from your toilet's leaking tank, water line, or bowl, you've finally chosen to set aside the upcoming weekend to replace your toilet. To make this do-it-yourself job as easy as possible, make sure you have these plumbing supplies on hand before you begin getting your hands dirty. Plumber's Tape Your plumbing system and toilet has multiple connection points that will leak water if they're not completely airtight. Read More 

What Types Of Commercial Air Conditioning Units Are Available For Your Business

Keeping your business cool is important for happy employees. If your current commercial air conditioning unit isn't working at full capacity and you are considering replacing it, check out these four common systems. Learn about each type to determine which is best for your business. Split-System A split-system air conditioning unit consists of two units. The indoor unit is the air handling unit, and it contains the cooling coil, supply air fan and the expansion device. Read More 

Roofing Tips: Choosing The Right Safety Gear

Roofing repair can be incredibly dangerous and this is why it is best to hire professionals to complete the work for you.  If you are confident about your repair skills though, then you may try to attempt some simple jobs yourself.  These jobs include cleaning and the replacement of one or several roofing shingles.  If you do want to complete some roofing work, then make sure that you have the right safety gear before you begin. Read More 

Home Window Damage - Temporary Crack Repair

If one or several windows in your home have become damaged, then it is probably in your best interest to replace the windows.  Not only will this take care of damage, but the new windows will help to keep both warm and cold air inside your home.  Window replacements are best arranged with a professional contractor.  If you cannot hire a contractor right away or if you want to wait until the weather is warmer before the replacement occurs, then make sure to make small repairs so cracks do not spread. Read More