2 Reasons To Let The Pros Handle Double Pane Window Repairs

Replacing or repairing a double pane window might seem like a fairly straightforward task to the do-it-yourselfer, but in reality there are a number of reasons it is best to let a professional handle the job. This article outlines the two biggest reasons you should leave these kinds of repairs to the professionals. 1. Properly Removing The Sashes  Double pane windows are manufactured in a variety of ways, and removing the sash is the first step in the repair process. [Read More]

Sediment: A Water Heater's Worst Enemy

Limestone and other minerals are commonly found in water. These minerals collect in the bottom of a water heater and form sediment. When sediment forms in a water heater, it reduces the energy efficiency of the water heater, thus increasing energy costs. By flushing the water heater biannually, you can improve energy consumption and extend the lifetime of your water heater. The following guide will teach you how you can flush your electric water heater in a few simple steps. [Read More]

Stamped Asphalt Surfacing for Your Property

Are you looking to improve the first impression that someone gets of your home upon pulling up to your property? One way some homeowners go about this is to get a fancy stone driveway or walkway installed instead of just regular old asphalt. But before you go spending a ton of money on a fancy design like that, stop and consider if a stamped asphalt job would be better for your budget. [Read More]

Why Elevators Don't Plunge

Elevators are an easy way for people to travel between several floors of buildings very quickly. There are some minor hazards that can arise when using an elevator, but they almost never plunge a car full of people down the shaft and into the dark abyss. If you've ever wondered why this type of accident is so rare, it's all thanks to the use of an advanced brake and cabling system that's found in almost all modern buildings and their elevator systems. [Read More]