What Is HVAC Zoning And Is It Right For My Home?
28 January 2015
HVAC systems have come a long way in the last few decades. There was a time when heating and cooling was limited to your radiator and your single unit air conditioner, but those days are long gone. It's possible now to automate most of your heating and cooling process and keep your home at a precise temperature. While this is a common set up in most households, some homeowners are choosing to seek out even greater control over their HVAC experience.
How To Paint Over Vinyl Siding
23 January 2015
Even though the manufacturer doesn't really intend for you to paint over vinyl siding, sometimes it's the only way you can restore its appearance without replacing it. Over the years, exposure to the sun and weather can badly damage your vinyl siding, removing the glossy sheen and fading the color. By applying and acrylic latex paint, you can make your siding look as good as it used to. Acrylic latex paint has the advantage of remaining flexible even after it dries, which is important with vinyl siding.
Installing Your Overhead Garage Storage The Right Way
21 January 2015
If you're like most people, your garage isn't just the place you store your vehicles. Your garage likely also serves as an on-site storage unit. Finding a way to keep space for your vehicle and store your belongings becomes a challenge. For this reason, many homeowners choose to install an overhead storage unit. While this is a great idea, when not installed correctly, these units can damage your garage door. Knowing how to install these storage systems correctly, without damaging your garage door, is important.
Top Tips In Maintaining Your Boat Dock
15 January 2015
Most boat owners understand the rigorous upkeep it takes to maintain their seafaring vessel. The task of maintaining a dock, however, can often be overlooked. Because of the relentless exposure to the elements, marine docks present a unique construction obstacle and must be cared for regularly. To enable the most use out of your marine investment, here are the top tips on how to maintain your boat dock.
1. Waterproof the wood.