2017

How To Refinish A Heart Pine Floor

If you have a red heart pine floor, consider yourself to have a treasure. This soft, but durable wood from the long-leaf pine tree has a warm, red hue, and it almost got extinct once from over logging. Today, it is made from leftover heart pine from old buildings.  You may notice your floor has faded when you do a home remodel, but you don't have to replace it. Refinish your heart pine floor by following these tips.

Preparing The Exterior Of Your Home For A Hurricane

If you live where you have to worry about hurricane force winds then you want to make sure you take all of the steps that you can to protect the exterior of your home from damage caused by those winds. Here are some of the things you should do in preparation for hurricane season so you know your home is as safe as possible: Consider installing impact-resistant windows in your home

Keep These Tips In Mind When Replacing Your Central HVAC

Replacing a central heating ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system is not a cheap thing; it will cost you thousands of dollars. You don't want to spend that much money and end up with an inefficient system. The following tips will ensure that your money is well spent when replacing your HVAC system: You Don't Necessarily Need the Exact Size A replacement doesn't necessarily mean taking out the HVAC and replacing it with a similar one.

3 Things To Know About Your Private Water Well If Your Property Is Exposed To A Hurricane

When you are in the process of preparing for an impending hurricane, water will be one of your top priorities. You will probably spend a lot of time stocking up on bottled water, filling containers around the house, and generally making sure you can make it a few days even if you don't have access to running water. If you rely on a private water well for your home water supply, preparing for a hurricane can take on whole new meanings.

Remove Pine Tar From Your Workshop's Rooftop

If tall pine trees surround your workshop and pine tar has accumulated on a few of the shingles that cover the roof, removing the tar will preserve the appearance of the rooftop and will eliminate excess weight from being applied to shingles which could cause them to bend or crack. The project below will teach you how to remove pine tar and clean the roof. Upon completing the project, hire a tree service to trim branches on the pine trees so that shingles are no longer exposed to pine tar:

What To Expect When Hiring A Water Removal Company

There is nothing like having water where you don't want to have it. Flooding can be an absolute nightmare to cleanup, and can cause a great deal of damage to your property. Whether you are experiencing flooding from natural events like hurricane, or from a busted pipe, the problem needs to be solved as quickly as possible. If the water is allowed to sit stagnant for an extended period of time, then it can soak into the sheetrock and you will have to replace the sheet rock.

3 Benefits Of Regular Parking Lot Sealcoating For Your Business

If your business has a parking lot attached to it within the grounds of your property, you are just as responsible for keeping the lot in good shape as you are for the building that you work out of. Thankfully, asphalt is a pretty durable material and doesn't require much day to day maintenance. That said, it is possible for wear and tear to show up over time. In order to keep your lot in good shape year after year you should partner with a local contractor who can perform regular parking lot sealcoating.

Reasons To Buy A Mower For Your Lawn Care

Taking great care of your farm or even a large yard can be very difficult. There are so many different factors that you have to consider. In order to have the best harvest, or in the case of a lawn, stay as healthy as possible it takes a lot of work and a lot of good equipment from companies like Potestio Brothers Equipment, Inc. This article is going to focus on lawn care and different uses of a mower that you may need for your lawn.