Plywood VS OSB – Which Is More Applicable?

OSB and plywood are both used in construction, especially in roofing projects and in flooring projects. However, depending on the project, you will use one type of wood over the other. Both the pros and cons of each will be discussed in this article. OSB is a type of...

Is Geothermal Energy For You?

Many ways are being created to get cleaner, greater sustainable energy to residential and commercial places, but it the time and money put into providing geothermal energy for your business or home? Well both side's will be discussed in the article today. Geothermal...

Why You Should Insulate Your Plumbing

In the winter time, the temperature can drop so low that it can actually freeze the pipes in your house, causing them to rupture, flood your house, and cause massive water damage to your personal property. How do you prevent this from happening to your home? Well this...

Mud-Jacking: What Exactly Is It?

If you have concrete sidewalks at your home or a concrete driveway, and its been a very wet season. You start to notice that the foundation the concrete was built on starts to crumble, and in turn, the concrete itself starts to drop into the dirt. What can you do to...

Water Heater/Tank Problems and Solutions

Problems with your water tank again? Every time you go and take a shower, it is always cold, and you can't figure out why. Well here are a couple of problems you may have with your water tank, and how you can fix them. If you start out in a shower with hot water, then...

Heating And Cooling – Saving 101

Have you recently had a heating bill that seems higher than the last one, but you try and save on your heat by leaving it at 65 degrees all the time? Well here's just a few simple things that you can do to be energy efficient with your heating and cooling systems....

Power Strip Safety

The power strip - one of the best tools a homeowner can have, but also one of the many tools that could cause serious damage to your appliances, or even your house. What are some things you need to know in order to protect your electronics and appliances, and...

Is Your Chimney Earthquake Proof?

Earthquakes arrive without notice and bring with them a lot of destruction. How can you make sure your chimney would be safe in an earthquake? Did you know that your chimney doesn’t just fall on the exterior of the home, but can also collapse...