3 Tips For A Successful Water Softener Installation

Living with hard water issues can be constant struggle. Fortunately, the struggle can be put to rest by installing a high-quality water softener. If you decide to install your water softener on your own, here are a few tips to keep in mind throughout the installation process. Choose Your Installation Location Wisely Knowing where to install your water softener is crucial for reliable and efficient operation. Installing your water softener in a sufficiently sheltered location away from your living areas but close to your water heater is recommended. Read More 

Eye-Catching Finishes to Consider for Your Metal Roof

If you've made the decision to replace the roof of your home with a metal roof, you'll soon be enjoying a long list of benefits of this roofing style. While many people laud the long lifespan of a metal roof, people don't always consider the advantage of this type of roof being available in a wide range of finishes. Shopping for a metal roof is about more than just picking out a color of roofing material that will suit the exterior appearance of your home. Read More 

Three Things Well Users Need To Know About Nitrates

The groundwater that supplies your well can be contaminated with a variety of harmful substances, including nitrates. Here are three things well owners need to know about nitrates. What are nitrates?  Nitrates form when oxygen and nitrogen are combined, and they're naturally found in both soil and water. While nitrates are naturally-occurring, they're considered a contaminant in high numbers, and they can affect human health. While adults can suffer from nitrate poisoning, babies are at a greater risk, and can suffer brain damage or even death as a result of nitrate exposure. Read More 

About Damaged Home Windows & Getting Repairs

Are you ready to reduce the amount of money you are spending on energy bills each month? The first thing that you should do is turn your attention to the conditions of the windows in your house. Windows play a major role in energy efficiency, and it is possible that yours are in need of a few repairs. Take a look at this article to gain more insight on getting home windows repairs so they can become more energy efficient. Read More 

Coax the Kids Outside with These Five Backyard Additions

It's no surprise to parents that children need regular exercise in order to grow up healthy. The Centers for Disease Control recommends that most kids and adolescents should get about an hour of physical activity every day. But it can be hard to get some kids outside to play and be active. If you struggle with this as a parent, there are some inventive ways you can use your yard's layout and design to encourage your kids to be outdoors getting exercise without interfering with the beautiful space. Read More