Clay and Home Repairs

Make Your Plaster Pretty Again: Tips For Repairing Your Plaster Walls

31 January

Plaster is an elegant and sophisticated wall treatment, and it is commonly found in older homes. Plaster can become damaged over time and require a bit of repair or restoration. If your plaster isn’t looking too pretty, try some of these suggestions to refurbish your walls: Filling in small holes. When you use tacks or […]

3 Ways To Protect Your Garage & Keep It Warm This Winter

11 January

Winter has been mild so far this year, but pretty soon the cold will arrive. Before the cold really arrives, you need to winterize your garage door and get it ready. Here are four steps you need to take to get your garage ready for winter.  Replace Weatherstripping Your garage door has a weatherstrip that […]

Keeping That Vinyl Siding In Good Shape: Tips For You

22 December

When you purchase and install vinyl siding in your home, you want to do everything that you can to ensure that you keep your siding in good shape and condition for as long as possible. After all, you made an investment in replacing your old siding and making your home look like new again with […]

Handle With Care; How To Clean Your Sheepskin Rug Without Destroying It

04 December

If you have a sheepskin rug, you come to appreciate its beauty and how it feels on your feet when you walk on it. However, since they tend to be fragile, you have to treat them with care. The smallest stain can cause them to fade, but it is possible to make them look new […]

How Can You Prevent Your Pipes From Freezing In Winter?

16 November

It’s common knowledge that running a little water in your faucets on nights when the temperatures drop to extreme lows can prevent your pipes from freezing and bursting. This is one trick that homeowners use to protect their plumbing, but there are many ways that you can keep your pipes warm in the winter. Following […]

How To Add Insulation To Window Casings

29 October

There are many ways to increase the energy efficiency of your home. In most projects, you will need to spend a lot of time and money. Installing new windows and doors is one way to increase the solar and thermal efficiency of your property. However, you can often increase the efficiency of your windows and […]

Close In Your Porch With Storm Doors & Enjoy Your Porch All Year

14 October

If you want to extend the time you enjoy your porch into the fall and winter months, all you need to do is enclose your porch. You can easily enclose your front or back porch with storm doors and enjoy your porch even when it gets cold outside. Measure Your Porch The first thing you […]

3 Factors to Consider When Getting a New Roof For Your Business

30 September

If you are in the market for a new roof for your business, you might be surprised at all of the different things you need to consider before making a final decision. It isn’t as cut and dried as you might think. There are a lot of variables that come into play to help you […]

Cleaning Up after the Storm Passes

11 September

Hurricanes, tornadoes and other storm conditions with high winds can pose a major threat to life, limb, and wallet. Although making it through the storm with your life is great, recovering from the damage is no small task. As you assess the damages, take the time to understand a few services that could make the […]

How To Handle Hard Water

25 August

At some point, you might have heard about something called hard water. However, you might not be sure what it exactly is or what it means for you. To help you out, here is an overview of what hard water is and how it can be treated:    So what is hard water? When water […]