Fall Cleanup Tips & Tricks

Fall Cleanup Tips & Tricks

Periodic home maintenance is essential, both to keep your house looking its best and to prevent problems that could worsen over time. One of the best times to clean up and maintain your home is during the fall, when temperatures start to drop but winter freezes are still a little way off.

Smart Ways to Save on Your Bathroom Renovation

Smart Ways to Save on Your Bathroom Renovation

Looking to liven up your bathroom? Better set aside some big bucks. According to HomeAdvisor, “The average bathroom remodel costs $10,354.” Don’t panic, you can still get a fresh, new look at a fraction of the cost, with these money-saving tips and tricks.

The Dirt on Septic Tank Ownership

The Dirt on Septic Tank Ownership

Septic tanks are common in rural areas, though depending on where you live, you might have a septic system, even close to town. So long as things are going smoothly, it’s often difficult to tell that there is even a septic system in place. If your septic tank starts...
Drywall Anchors: Secrets Revealed!

Drywall Anchors: Secrets Revealed!

Whether you’re hanging a picture or mounting a television, anything that goes on your wall needs something to anchor it in place. If you can’t find a stud where you need one, though, you could have a problem. That’s where drywall anchors come in.

8 Odd Things to Wash in the Dishwasher

8 Odd Things to Wash in the Dishwasher

Move over dinner plates! The dishwasher can actually be used to wash a myriad of strange items. Whether you find the list below helpful or just plain odd, please use caution and don’t mix your eatery into the same load as something super greasy—like an old hubcap....
Planting Pro: Tips for a Healthy, Happy Tree

Planting Pro: Tips for a Healthy, Happy Tree

While planting a tree in your yard may seem intimidating, all it takes is a little muscle and some good know-how. Follow these guidelines from the expert arborists at the Tree Care Industry Association:Measure the height and diameter of the root ball or root...