Depending on the material used on the exterior of your home, there’s a chance that carpenter bees could become a problem for you at some point in the future. While dealing with these insects is a pain the neck, there are some simple steps you can take to eliminate the problem once and for all.
With the spring season quickly coming to an end, it won’t be long before we’re in the heat of the summer months. While some people have already cleaned up their yard, others have been lagging behind for one reason or another. If this sounds familiar, here are three summer yard cleanup tips you’ll want to
Many homeowners are well aware of the fact that their windows may not do a great job keeping exterior air on the outside of their home. However, these same homeowners don’t always realize that windows can also leak when the rain begins to fall. There are many reasons for this, including but not limited to:
It doesn’t matter if your home has old or new vinyl siding, it’s imperative to inspect it every now and again. When doing so, you want to make sure no water is making its way behind the siding. At first glance, it’s easy to believe that your siding is watertight. However, this isn’t always the
Are you interested in planting a new tree in your yard? Maybe you’re doing so for privacy. Or maybe you’re doing so to keep the sun off your house. Regardless of your reason, there are some planting tips you can follow to ensure that your tree thrives for many years to come. · Dig a
Do you have reason to believe you may find yourself on a ladder this spring? Are you concerned about your safety, or of the thinking that nothing bad could ever happen to you? There are many projects that call for a ladder, from those associated with your roof to painting the exterior of your home
You waited all winter long for spring, and warmer temperatures have finally moved into the area. With this, you’ll find yourself spending more time outdoors. You’ll also find yourself inspecting your home with the idea that you may need to take on a project or two. If your windows are a bit long in the
Now that spring has finally arrived, it goes without saying that you’ll be tackling a variety of projects around home. While there’s nothing wrong with this, there’s something to remember: your safety should always come first. Here are a handful of serious accidents you need to avoid around home this spring: · Fall from height.
Are you in the process of searching for a roofing contractor? From a repair to a total replacement, there may come a time when you need to locate a contractor who can provide all the assistance you require (in a timely manner). Unfortunately, there are many “contractors” out there who don’t have the best interest
There may come a time when you realize that your home needs new gutters. At first, you may do whatever you can to avoid this project, but soon enough you find that it’s extremely important. Fortunately, there are many benefits of new gutters, including but not limited to the following: · Effectively move water away