Archive for April, 2017

Are You Living On Top of Radon Gases?

Radon mitigation and abatement

You may or may not have heard about the seriousness of radon. Radon is a radioactive gas that tends to sit deep in the earth. Radon can affect people that are in close proximity of it and that breathe large amounts of it. Some areas of the country are more at risk of radon gases. However, other parts of the country do have high volume amounts of radon, but local residents know very little about it. How can you test for radon in your area and home and how important is it to have these local radon testing services completed?

The serious effects of radon
Radon can be especially dangerous, especially when you breathe large amounts of it. When you have radon surrounding your house, you are likely to exceed safe levels of radon air quality. In fact, a family whose h

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Why Every Home Needs a Whole Home Water Purification System Right Now

Replacement water filters

“You are what you eat” is a cautionary phrase that nearly everyone has heard, and for good reason too! And there is a great deal of truth in those wise words, you may not have also realized that you are what you drink.

It’s easy to take access to clean, potable water for granted in the United States, but the quality of public and even private water supplies may not always be completely safe for consumption. This is especially true in metropolitan areas where pollution, industrial run off, and the improper disposal of hazardous chemicals can have a negative impact on the quality of the public water supply. Similarly deteriorating infrastructure and worn pipes can leech toxic heavy metals such as lead into the water supply, as was the case with the Flint water crisis.

Even in suburban and r

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Need New Exterior or Interior Painting? Hire Only Experienced, Reliable Contractors

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Are you looking for a reliable contractor for your next residential or commercial improvement project? Whether you need sandblasting, along with interior and exterior painting services, you only want to hire experienced commercial painters and contractors.

You may be interested to know some of the techniques that professional painting contractors use. Furthermore, it’s also important to know more about how their methods produce the desired results.

Were you aware, for example, that stucco can’t be covered with paint rollers, that it needs to be sprayed? That sanding levels out spackle or joint-compound patches, and it also flattens nail hole ridge

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4 Ways to Spruce up The Look of Your House for a Quick Market Sale

Landscapers

It is estimated that landscaping reduces the period your house is on the market by as much as six weeks. Therefore, if you are planning to sell your home, it’s normal to have expectations and to be edgy, especially when thinking about the potential buyer’s preferences and interests. You tend to get overwhelmed with countless questions regarding the sale period and your home’s standpoint. However, the right question should be, does landscaping offer a better chance to trigger a quick sale? Over the years, real estate experts have affirmed that by landscaping your back or front yard, the value of your home increases by 14%.

Landscaping will not only improve your home’s curb appeal but also create paradise-like outdoor living space for you and your family before it finds a new owner. Generally, Read more ...

5 Signs That You Need To Replace Your Roof

Asphalt roof repair

Maintaining your roof is key to keeping your home structurally sound. After a while, however, maintenance and repair can only go so far. If your roof is showing more serious symptoms of damage, it might be time for a replacement. Watch out for these signs when determining if you need to call a commercial roofing company.

  1. The shingles are curled or damaged.: If the outer edges of your shingles are curling, or the middle parts are curving up, your roof may have weathered enough. By not laying flat on the surface of the roof, the shingles are creating openings for water to sneak through.
  2. There are shingles missing.: Especially if you notice shingles missing in large patches, it is probably time to replace the roof. It can get expensive and tedious to con

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