Painting your home is a task that must be done to ensure that it looks great and is protected from common forms of damage. However, new homeowners may not have any experience with this type of work, and as a result, they may be ill-prepared to handle this part of their home's maintenance needs. If this applies to you, then you may have wondered the following questions, and these answers should help you to make it this routine process go as smoothly as possible.
17 June 2015
Nobody anticipates a house fire. It's one of those catastrophes that only happens to someone else, unless and until it actually happens to you. While insurance will cover the cost of replacing many valuable items and fire restoration experts can repair and restore damaged areas of your home, you can never replace certain cherished possessions. The number of fires has decreased by nearly 20 percent since 2002 and chances are good that you will never undergo this traumatic experience, but it is always wise to hope for the best and be prepared for the worst.
16 June 2015
If you have a dryer that you use regularly in your home, doing routine maintenance on it will ensure that you are not left needing to dry your clothing on racks due to downtime. Some of these maintenance steps also help to keep your dryer running at its maximum efficiency level. Here are some steps to follow to help keep your own dryer running with improved efficiency while maintaining safety.
16 June 2015
There is nothing worse than coming home to find the basement is flooded because the sewer backed up, or that a storm broke a living room window and let the rain soak the carpet. After a call to the insurance company, it's time to sort out what can be saved and what has to be thrown away. Here are the standards that water damage restoration companies use to determine what can be salvaged.
11 June 2015
If your home is infested with mold, or even if you see just a few specks of mold here and there, you may be wondering whether it's something you can take care of on your own. In many situations you can certainly take care of the mold removal yourself, but major mold remediation is best left to the pros. Keep reading to learn about the situations where DIY mold removal is possible, as well as some tips on how to accomplish the mold removal effectively.
5 June 2015
A Bosch mixer is a fantastic appliance that many people use in their home almost everyday. The Bosch can be used for a variety of things, but most people use it for making bread. However, you can also use it for mixing cookies, whipping frosting, and anything else that you would generally use a hand mixer for. Here are a couple things you need to know about a Bosch mixer.
4 June 2015