2015

Marble Counter Maintenance And Care Tips

If you have marble countertops in your home, then you may use them in the same way as you would any other countertop material. However, this can leave you with an etched surface that has lost its luster and that contains many scratches and blemishes. A professional marble cleaner can repair this type of marble surface by polishing and physically removing the damaged layer of stone material on top of the counter.

Give Your Garage Door A New Look With Fresh Paint

Your home's garage door is constantly exposed to weather and other elemental hazards. For wood and metal garage doors that have been painted, this can lead to a lot of chipping, fading and other damage. Over time, it may even cause your garage door to look old, weathered and unattractive. If you want to give your garage door new life, one of the best things that you can do is to repaint it.

3 Causes Of Electrical Fires

Electrical fires are a common occurrence in the United States. According to the National Fire Protection Association, there were 47,700 household electrical fires in 2011. These household electrical fires lead to the death of 418 people, the injuries of 1,570 more, and more than one billion dollars in property damage. Why did these fires happen? Here are three possible causes of electrical fires in homes. Over-loaded circuits If you live in an older home, your electrical system may not be designed to handle the large number of electrical devices that are a part of modern life.

Back Pitched Sewer Line: What Is It And How Can Your Contractors Fix It?

If you face the possibility of paying excessive fines for your damaged sewer line, take steps to solve your problem right away. Sometimes, a main sewer line loses its position or pitch inside the ground. When it does, the sewer line back pitches. Here's what you should know about a back pitched sewer line, how it affects your home and what your contractors can do to remedy the situation. What Does Pitch Mean?

5 Different Glass Options To Help Illuminate A Sun Room

A sun room on your home offers a great view of the outside world while allowing you to control temperatures on the inside. Selecting the glass for your sun room comes with a lot of options. There are large windows, sun roofs, and other small areas to consider. If you want to fully illuminate the room with as much natural light as possible, then there are specific options to choose from.