Archive for May, 2012

 
Harnessing The Energy Of the Sun With Solar Power

Ask yourself: what’s the best source of energy around? It stands to reason that it would be: (1) Something that you’d never run out of, (2) something that works non-stop, and (3) something that’s free for everyone to use all over the world. Well, petroleum’s days are numbered, the wind you can’t always depend on, and if we’re not careful, our planet’s water supply may run out altogether . . . but the Sun . ...

Posted at May 29, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 2 Comments
 
 
Concrete: A Solid Option For Driveway Replacement

Becoming a homeowner is a time for celebration; it’s also a time when those same owners (that means ‘you’) find themselves unexpectedly saddled with all sorts of unique responsibilities . . . like paying property taxes, staying on top of plumbing issues, and even dealing with something initially not considered like driveway maintenance/replacement.   I know it doesn’t sound too glamorous but like it or not, that driveway of yours plays an integral part of not only ...

Posted at May 23, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 1 Comment
 
 
Stay ‘High & Dry’ When Plumbing Problems Arise

Just for fun, I want all of you out there to try and picture the following ‘imaginary’ scenario in your mind: You’ve endured a long, problem-laden day both on the job and on the home front; it’s nearing Midnight, you’re beat to like a throw rug, and just as you slink beneath the warm covers of your cozy bed, a waterline ruptures in your basement, ...

Posted at May 15, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 3 Comments
 
 
When It Comes To Heating Repair, It Pays To ‘Keep Your Cool’

While it’s true that Summer is nearly upon us, it’s as good a time as any to make sure that your household/business heating systems are in full working order. The worst time to find out that your heating unit is on the ‘fritz’ is when the mercury starts to plummet right around Halloween.   Most areas of the United States experience yearly temperature swings that are pretty wide on both seasonal sides of the coin, hovering near ...

Posted at May 8, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
 
 
Steel Siding: Protection From The Elements

From New Year’s Day to December 31st twelve months later, there’s a whole slew of diverse weather systems that can wreck havoc on your home. Think about all that Mother Nature throws your way throughout the course of a year: with Winter you get snow, sleet, and ice; Spring brings heaps of intense wind mixed with rain, while Summer and early Fall dishes up wave upon wave of blistering heat, followed by the coming freeze ...

Posted at May 1, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment