How To Fix A Leak In Your Shower Faucet

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Sometimes a leak can develop in your shower faucets, not the shower head. A leak in your shower faucet is generally caused by a worn-out washer in the shower stem of your shower head. You can fix this issue on your own. You can even take advantage of plumbing tools rental if you don't have everything you need. #1 Turn Off the Water The first thing you want to do is turn off the water to your house.

26 November 2017

3 Tips To Help Repair Common Fence Damage And Preventive Maintenance

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The fence around your home is not something that you think about doing maintenance to until it needs repairs. Over the years, common wear and tear will cause any type of fencing materials to need maintenance. Depending on the type of fencing you have, you may need one type of repair or another. Here are some tips to help with all types of fence repairs and the preventive maintenance that needs to be done to fences:

26 October 2017

Wood Fences Are Still Great

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If you look around your neighborhood and notice some of the fences, you might be surprised to realize that most of them are made out of synthetic materials like vinyl and PVC. These products are well suited to fence construction because they are durable, water resistant, and very easy to maintain. But, whatever happened to classic wooden fences? The fact of the matter is, wood is still a great fencing material, even if it is not as popular as it used to be.

27 September 2017

How Your Attic Can Help Determine The Condition Of Your Roof

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You don't want to put off having your new roof installed any longer than you have to. A leaky roof can cause all kinds of expensive damage to your home. Asphalt roofs last for many years, but eventually they succumb to age and deterioration. If you're not sure if it's time to replace your roof and you're not comfortable with climbing up to take a look, then check inside your attic.

2 September 2017

Want More Light In The Kitchen? Consider A Few Remodeling Ideas

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When it comes to important features in the kitchen, you cannot forget about lighting. It makes a huge difference because you need sufficient lighting to handle almost everything that you do in the kitchen. It is possible that you are getting a decent amount of light in the kitchen, but it may not be enough. You may also be in a situation in which the light that you are able to get is not the right direction or brightness.

27 July 2017

Three Mistakes To Avoid When Designing Custom Cabinets

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Having custom wood cabinets fitted into your kitchen is a sure way to both beautify your kitchen and improve its functionality. When designing the cabinets, there are a few mistakes you want to avoid, since they can make things more difficult later on. #1: Not considering the finish thoroughly The right finish is a must for your custom wood cabinets, or you will be battling problems for years to come. For example, although dark wood cabinets can look striking, they will show every fingerprint.

4 July 2017

Residential, Commercial And Industrial Plumbing: Understanding The Major Differences

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Plumbing is not just plumbing. It is several different subtypes of plumbing, numerous kinds of pipes, related repairs and making water connections. To understand the major differences with all of the types of plumbing, you would either have to be a master plumber, or an overly curious autodidact (one who learns by reading and teaching oneself). The following information assumes you are the latter. Residential Plumbing You can easily assume that this refers to all plumbing things residential, that is, all plumbing in a home.

25 May 2017