A septic system is something that is easily forgotten until something goes horribly wrong. What should you avoid running down your kitchen sink? Is one type of toilet paper safer to use than another? How often does your septic tank really need to be cleaned? These were just some of the questions that I had about my septic tank after it had backed up and filled my yard with raw sewage. Since then, I have spent hours researching septic systems so that I would not have to go through that again. I have developed my website to make learning about septic systems a little easier for others like me.
29 July 2018
If you're going through a major renovation or upgrade, you likely have a great deal of construction waste. Not sure what to do with all these materials? Recycling may be an option. Whether you're working on a small update or something larger, learn how you can recycle your construction waste. 1. Repurpose and Reuse Look around for some creative ways to repurpose or reuse the construction waste. For example, you might be updating the employee restroom on one floor.
1 May 2018
Woodpeckers are fun birds to hear and watch, except when they clearly like a certain tree in your yard. What you may not know is that these birds are hammering their bills through the trees to grab termites and termite larvae. That is a very serious problem for a number of reasons. All reasons aside, you may be thinking that you can prune away some dead tree parts and remove the termites.
1 May 2018
Most people utilize hot water several times a day, but it is not uncommon for homeowners to not spend much time thinking about their hot water heater until there is an issue. Hot water heaters can be plagued with a number of issues; in many cases a hot water heater can be repaired, but in some situations the issues with a hot water heater may indicate that it needs to be replaced.
19 March 2018
The appearance of your home's front yard and parking areas can be an area of concern for you as a homeowner, especially after a harsh season of winter weather. Freezing temperatures, blowing winds, and snowfall clean-off can leave your gravel and asphalt paved areas in need of some clean up and repair to get them back to looking spiffy. Here are some tips to help you get your front yard's parking areas cleaned up and prepared for a new season of use.
6 February 2018
When a home is located in a rural area, it may be too far from the local water grid to take advantage of it. In these situations, a water well might be the most convenient option for providing the house with a steady supply of water. Yet, homeowners are often uninformed when it concerns these wells. Are There Warning Signs That May Alert You To The Need To Replace Your Water Well Pump?