Designing Your New Landscaping? Easy Steps For Creating A Rain Garden

If you live in a drought-plagued region, you might watch rain water flowing down the street and wish there was a way to save it. If you have rain gutters installed on your home, there is. While you can't use the rain water for human consumption, there are ways to keep it from being wasted. That's where a rain garden comes in. Rain gardens are a way to help rain water seep back into the underground aquifers instead of flowing down the street in the gutters. [Read More]

Is Your Oil Furnace Giving You The Cold Shoulder? Quick Tips To Help Homeowners Continue A Warm Relationship With Their Furnace

Most modern homeowners view their furnace as one of the most dependable, hard-working appliances in their home. This is especially true for those who have oil furnaces, because their simple design has fewer components that could fail during use. In fact, most oil furnaces are usually capable of providing high quality heat for more than a decade, with minimal repairs or problems. Occasionally, however, even an oil furnace can fail to work properly. [Read More]

3 Reasons To Replace Your Water Heater With A Tankless Option

Replacing your water heater can really provide you and your family with a wide range of benefits, particularly if you replace it with a tankless water heater. A tankless water heater is an interesting type of water heater because it gets rid of the bulky water tank in favor of providing on-demand hot water. This means that the tankless water heater begins heating water when a hot water faucet is turned on somewhere in the home. [Read More]

Create A Small, Asphalt Play Area For Your Children To Enjoy

Create a small, asphalt play area in your yard for your children to spend time on with the following steps. Once you have completed the project, set up a portable basketball hoop, volleyball net, and hopscotch board for your children to enjoy when they spend time outside. Materials measuring tape wooden stakes spade  trowel tamping tool crushed gravel wooden beams cold asphalt mix wheelbarrow asphalt float portable basketball hoop volleyball net basketball and volleyball  exterior spray paint wooden blocks or small stones Mark And Dig The Ground [Read More]