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Making Your Driveway Kid-Friendly

Posted by on Oct 17, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Making Your Driveway Kid-Friendly

Kids never like to stay inside, even when the weather is damp or cold. Often your yard is full of water puddles or dirty snow, so you may try and discourage them from going outside. Of course, fresh air and exercise are good for kids, and getting the kids out of your hair for even thirty minutes seems like heaven. One way to get your kids outside in any weather is to make your driveway an attractive place for them to play. Surface​ Maintaining your driveway is necessary for protecting your vehicles from pothole damage. As a result,you need to patch any area that is losing asphalt or concrete as soon as you see a problem, including the development of cracks. In addition, you should apply sealcoating every few years to maintain the look of  the driveway and to keep...

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Answers To Common Questions You Might Have About Sealcoating Your Driveway

Posted by on Oct 17, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Answers To Common Questions You Might Have About Sealcoating Your Driveway

Caring for a home’s driveway is a critical task that new homeowners are often poorly informed about. This can make it easy to make some simple oversights that could potentially shorten the lifespan of the driveway while also causing noticeable cosmetic issues. To help you minimize these risks, sealcoating should be done on a regular basis. However, if you have only recently acquired your first home with a paved driveway, you will likely appreciate the following three commonly asked questions and their answers. Why Would You Need To Sealcoat Your Driveway? Moisture damage can be one of the main threats for a driveway. Over the course of time, it is possible for this moisture to start to seep into the small pores on the surface of the pavement. If moisture is able to soak into the pavement, it can...

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Pooling Water In Your Air Conditioner: What Causes It And How A Plumber Can Help

Posted by on Sep 28, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Pooling Water In Your Air Conditioner: What Causes It And How A Plumber Can Help

Window air conditioners are supposed to be installed at a slight angle in your windows. This allows the little drainage hole at the bottom to release rain water that falls through the part of the air conditioner that hangs outside the window. If water begins to pool inside the air conditioner, you can hire a plumber to help fix the problem. Here is how that works. Evaporator Leaks The evaporator inside older window A/C units often develops a leak. When that happens, not all of the condensation that heads into the evaporator gets to where it is supposed to go. It then pools in the bottom of the air conditioner and leads to puddles coming forward and sputtering and spitting out the front vent of the unit. Pretty soon you have a very wet floor in front of the...

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Having Humidity Problems In Your Home? Clean Your Air Conditioner Filters

Posted by on Jul 30, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Having Humidity Problems In Your Home? Clean Your Air Conditioner Filters

High humidity makes a home uncomfortable. This is because it reduces the human body’s ability to get rid of heat. It also creates a conducive environment for dust mite infestation and mold growth, something that then increases the risks of allergic reactions in loved ones. To prevent these negative effects of high humidity, taking measures to keep the humidity levels in your home under control is a must. As it turns out, something as simple as cleaning your air conditioner filters can go a long way towards helping you do this. Here is what you should know about the relationship between your air conditioning system’s filters and humidity control. Clogged air filters and coil icing When dirt accumulates on an air filter, it clogs it. This reduces the rate at which warm air passes through the filters. This is...

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Mold Allergies And Home Improvement

Posted by on Jul 30, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Mold Allergies And Home Improvement

Mold allergies are very common throughout the US. There are around 1,000 species of mold in the US and many of them can lead to itchy eyes, sneezing, a runny nose, congestion, and other allergy symptoms. One of the biggest issues when it comes to mold is that it can easily grow in certain areas of a household. While mold can be an issue, there are ways to prevent it. Here are three home improvement projects that can help reduce mold in the home. Gutters Clogged or broken rain gutters can lead to water getting into the home. This moisture can lead to mold growth in a short period of time, something that is not good for those suffering from mold allergies. Regular gutter cleaning by a company like Mr.Gutter, LLC and consistent maintenance is a must. Homeowners can clean...

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