Recent Blog Posts

  • Reducing Energy Costs with Energy Saving Products

    August 1, 2012
    Your heating system may be taking the summer off, but that doesn’t mean you can’t do more to lower your energy bill. Reducing energy costs in the home is not just a wintertime concern. There are many products available to help you to start saving energy right now.
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  • Six Suggestions To Stay Safe While Power Washing

    July 1, 2012
    It’s kind of like your mom telling you not to put your hand on a hot burner or your dad telling you not to jump into the alligator pit, but knowing safety is important in any aspect of dealing with equipment.
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  • Know Your Wood When Selecting Paint

    June 1, 2012
    How well exterior paints and stains adhere to wood is a direct result of wood properties and the various manufacturing processes. Dense wood shrinks and swells more than light wood, which stresses paint and solid-color stains and causes them to chip or peel prematurely.
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  • Making Good Use Of Bad Cuts

    June 1, 2012
    Even the most skilled carpenter can make an error, but just because an error occurs, doesn't mean the job is ruined. If you make a bad cut on an angled piece of moulding, correct the error by making a clean cut on the inside of the defect.
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  • Basic Shrub Trimming

    May 1, 2012
    If those shrubs in the front of your house seem to be getting a bit too big for you, it might be time for a trim. If when you are trimming you leave giant holes in your bushes, this is the blog for you. -Most people say that you should trim anywhere from late spring to early summer.
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  • The Differences Between Annual And Perennial Flowers

    May 1, 2012
    When starting, or continuing, a flower garden, the types of flowers you choose are obviously important. One of the most basic questions is whether you will want to use annual or perennial flowers. AnnualsThe name of annuals kind of gives them away.
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  • Hardwood Moulding Installation

    April 1, 2012
    Architectural details done with hardwood mouldings are the perfect finishing touches to your workmanship.
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  • Why Should I Unclog My Gutters Again?

    April 1, 2012
    It may not be the most flattering chore that you have to do, but cleaning your gutters makes sure that water can seamlessly run off your roof.
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  • Choosing the Right Kitchen Cabinets

    March 1, 2012
    Choosing the right kitchen cabinets is essential to creating the perfect kitchen and adding value to your home. Kitchen cabinets are a long-lasting feature and they contribute the largest design element to the kitchen itself.
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  • How To Correctly Measure For Replacement Doors

    March 1, 2012
    Looking to upgrade your exterior steel door to a more energy efficient fiberglass or solid wood door?   Or perhaps you want to replace the composite interior doors with a higher-grade wood door. Or maybe you need a new patio door to access your new deck.
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