Home improvement glossary

Home improvement glossary Understanding the terminology used in the home improvement and construction industries can help homeowners be better informed and involved in projects around their homes. The following are some common industry terms. Aggregate: Crushed rock used in many asphalt applications. Ampacity: The amount of current a wire can safely carry. Asbestos: A fibrous […]

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Make a plan for garage organization

Make a plan for garage organization Spring cleaning plans are on the minds of many once the weather warms up. Many homeowners feel a sense of renewal in the spring, when the desire to clean house and get organized becomes a priority. Garages are oft en targets for homeowners hoping to target clutter. Once a […]

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14 Critical Home Inspection Traps to be Aware of weeks before listing your Home for Sale

14 Critical Home Inspection Traps to be Aware of weeks before listing your Home for Sale HEADWATERS REGION – According to industry experts, there are over 33 physical problems that will come under scrutiny during a home inspection when your home is for sale. A new updated report has been prepared which identifi es the […]

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Equip your home with a sump pump and backup battery

Equip your home with a sump pump and backup battery In 2012, hundreds of miles of coastline along the northeastern United States were battered and decimated due to Hurricane Sandy. More than a year later, many homeowners were still dealing with the consequences of the devastating storm. Hurricane Sandy illustrated just how destructive water can […]

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Sealing a driveway can extend its life

Sealing a driveway can extend its life Installing an asphalt or a concrete driveway can be an expensive undertaking. To preserve the fresh, new look of the driveway, have the driveway sealed and then routinely seal it to keep it looking pristine. A good sealant can keep a driveway looking new longer and also can […]

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