Basements are weird things. Some can remain dry for years. Others are constantly wet. Basement waterproofing services can help, but it helps everyone involved to find out why your basement is wet to begin with. The following causes of wet basements are just a few things that homeowners forget to look for or fail to consider when dealing with this fairly common problem. You Have Leaky Plumbing Somewhere You would be surprised to learn how many homeowners are completely unaware of the fact that they have pipes in their basement that spring leaks every time they flush a toilet or run water in the sink or shower.
5 June 2018
Can you have a beautiful yard that's also environmentally friendly? Of course, as long as you practice eco-friendly landscape design techniques. By minimizing your impact on the environment, you can enjoy your yard while knowing that you're helping to preserve the health of nature. By planting native plants in your garden, you can even benefit indigenous wildlife and make the local ecology stronger. As a bonus, you can also save on your monthly water bill by reducing your water usage.
17 April 2018
Are you the owner of a small business? Do you know what you'd do if your company's location was flooded out? For many small business owners, the answer is that they simply don't have a plan. Some might think that they'd have their employees handle the cleanup process, mopping out the building and saving what could be saved. While this is certainly a solution, it is not the best solution. Instead of having your employees do it, here are some reasons why you should hire professionals to take care of the damage:
24 January 2018
It is logical to add onto your existing home instead of relocating in a lot of cases. However, expanding your home and making it bigger does take some careful consideration to ensure the addition blends well with the rest of the house. A lot of homeowners who are planning an addition will simply add new windows to the new space and keep the windows they have in place in the rest of the house.
24 January 2018
If you own a small boutique hotel or bed and breakfast, your water bill can be quite high. If you are looking to reduce your expenses, cutting back on your water bill may not be the first thing you think of. But, with the help of a commercial plumber, there are a few things that can be done to help reduce the water usage at your boutique hotel or bed and breakfast and decrease your bill.
6 December 2017
If your business has a small parking lot, you might worry that there is not enough room for all of your customers to drive, maneuver their cars and park so that they can enter your place of business. Luckily, there might be some changes that you can make to make better use of your parking lot. If you follow these tips, you might find that you can make a few simple changes that can make a huge difference in how adequate your parking lot is.
7 November 2017
Not liking anything you see on the real estate market? Sometimes, a custom home builder is the best route. Use the following criteria to determine whether a custom home is for you: You Don't Mind the Suburbs In many metro areas, vacant land is nearly impossible to find. So the first thing to consider is whether you are interested in living in the suburbs or in a less populated area. There's always the chance that you'll get lucky and find a coveted piece of land for sale, but most custom homes will be in more remote areas.
4 October 2017