What To Do When Your Chimney Damages Your Roof

A chimney adds visual interest to the exterior of your home and brings a traditional touch to the most modern of houses. Unfortunately, many old-fashioned chimneys go decades without proper maintenance and inspection. Call in the professionals to fix your chimney promptly or you'll soon contact a roofing repair specialist for at least one of these four problems. Chimney Collapse You don't use your old chimney anymore because you know it's leaky and cracking. Read More 

Fencing Etiquette 101: How To Keep Your Privacy And Keep The Neighbours Happy

You've probably heard the saying, "good fences make good neighbours," but the truth is, no matter how great your fence is, if you don't practice a little "fencing etiquette," you run the risk of ruining relationships with your close neighbours. Fortunately, it's not too difficult to ensure you maintain your privacy and your neighbourly relations with a little common sense and careful planning. Here are some tips to help you be a good neighbour with your fencing. Read More 

Frequently Asked Questions About Cutting Concrete

If you are trying to alter the shape of a freshly laid concrete patio or installing a fence or light fixtures in concrete, you will need to cut the concrete. If you have never done this before, you may have many questions about it. Here are a few commonly asked questions about cutting concrete and the answers. Is Cutting Concrete Something I Can Do Myself? Concrete cutting is a very tedious and laborious job. Read More 

Move Smarter, Not Harder: 2 Ways To Streamline Your Relocation

Did you enjoy your last move? If you are like most people, you probably found yourself tripping over boxes, going through drawers, and filling up trashcans. However, you might be able to streamline your relocation by taking care of a few things beforehand. Here are two ways to move smarter, so that you can enjoy the experience: 1: Communicate Effectively With Your Moving Company After you set up an appointment with a moving company, you might feel like your job is done. Read More 

The Benefits Of Building A Manufactured Home

Advances in housing materials and federal regulations for mobile homes have made the structures more attractive as permanent dwellings. If you are in the market for a home for the first time in your life or a retiree seeking to downsize to an affordable dwelling, you should consider the benefits of purchasing a manufactured home. Design Variety You do not have to settle for a boring, one-level home that is narrow with a long hallway when you purchase a mobile home. Read More