How To Refinish Wooden Garage Doors
12 May 2016
The garage is a large part of your home style. Since it so large and visible, the garage door should always be kept up. Wooden doors can fade and loose their finish over time. To protect that style and waterproof finish of the wood, you need to refinish it every few years. As long as you keep your garage door waterproof, it will remain strong and colorful. This article explains how to refinish wooden garage doors.
What You Need To Know If Pigeons Roost On Your Roof
12 May 2016
If you notice pigeons roosting on your roof, it will be important for you to install deterrent devices to keep them away. Pigeons can damage roofing materials and clog your gutters and downspouts. Here's what you need to know.
Pigeon Droppings Damage Roofing
Bird droppings are really a combination of poop and uric acid, which is the white goo. Uric acid can damage your roofing material, especially asphalt shingles. When the acid damages the asphalt shingles, your roof will become more susceptible to leaks.
Is Moss Bad For Your Cedar Shake Roof?
27 April 2016
During the spring, cedar shake roofs in cool, wet climates may develop a growth of moss on their surface. This can be troubling for the homeowners. Knowing what moss can do to your roof and how to prevent moss from returning can help you maintain your property this spring.
Is moss bad for your cedar shake roof?
Yes, moss is bad for your cedar shake roof. Cedar is naturally decay resistant, however, moss will hold soil and moisture against a cedar shake roof, which can cause the wood to deteriorate over time.
Lawn-Free Landscaping Ideas
19 April 2016
Does the idea of constantly mowing a front lawn sound like a less than ideal way to spend your time? For some people lawn care is enjoyable, but for others it feels like a waste of time. If you see a lawn as a pointless waste of space, water, and time, there are other options that can be just as attractive – if not more so. The following ideas can inspire you.