2016

3 Tips To Get The Best From Your Water Well

Your house is an important investment, which is why you should pay close attention on how you maintain its fixtures, both internal and external. A water well is an important fixture that can enhance your property as long as it is thoroughly maintained. To be sure that you are getting the best performance possible from your water well, read below and use these tips.  Tip #1: Take Proper Care Of Your Water Well Pressure Tank

Landed a New Job and Expect to Travel Extensively? Here's How to Protect Your Vacant Home

If you live alone and recently landed a job that will require you to travel extensively, you may be wondering what types of things you can do to protect your home while you are gone. Vacant homes are ideal for burglars, vandals, and squatters, so you'll want to reduce the risks of returning home to find your house ransacked. Also, a vacant home means that nobody will be there to deal with a fire or other type of emergency such as a broken pipe.

Tips For Painting Your Commercial Metal Building

If you've invested in a new commercial property only to find that the metal building on the property hasn't been painted or has peeling, chipping paint, it's in your best interest to give the whole thing a fresh coat of paint. Not only does that paint protect your building from rust and weather damage, but it also helps to keep the building looking professional. Here are a few tips to help you tackle the job on your own.

Managing Deadly Diseases That Affect Your Precious Dogwood Trees

If you move into a home with dogwood trees dotting your lawn, you will be able to enjoy the picturesque sight of the flowering tree when it blooms with clusters of exquisite white flowers during the spring and summer. The trees are a favorite among home gardeners because of their aesthetically pleasing appearance. However, if you own dogwood trees, you should be aware of diseases that can destroy the plants quickly.

Two Signs That Your Well Water Has Become Contaminated

If you have a private well on your property, then you have the benefit of having your own water source to supply your home with fluid. While wells can provide water that is safe to drink, a well can become contaminated in a variety of ways. The well casing may form a crack or opening that allows ground water to flow into the well. This can also happen if the well cap is not tight enough.