Keeping Pests Out Of The Garage

Garages are a great place for cars, household items, lawn equipment, and tools. They can also be a great place for pests of all sorts, especially during the winter months. When temperatures drop, many homeowners find their garages overrun with bugs, mice, and other pests seeking a safe haven from the cold. These pests can be a big problem and frequently attempt to migrate into other parts of the home. In order to get a pest free garage, there are a few key things that homeowners should do. [Read More]

Common Asphalt Driveway Repair Questions Answered

When it comes to pouring a driveway, asphalt is one of the most commonly used substances, and this preference stems largely from its durability and low-cost. However, many new homeowners lack the knowledge and experience needed to understand how to address the problems their asphalt driveways can encounter. If this applies to you, learning the following two questions and answers will help you the next time your driveway develops a couple of common issues. [Read More]

How to Prevent Your Sprinkler System from Burning Up Your Well Pump

When you use a pump to provide water for your home, you have to be careful that your sprinkler system does not overwork your pump. Simply throwing in a sprinkler system without any consideration for your pump will not yield the best results. Instead, you have to carefully choose the nozzles for your sprinkler heads, adjust the setting on your pressure tank, and make sure you have the right diameter of pipe to make sure that your pump runs properly. [Read More]

How To Install Movable Retaining Walls

A retaining wall can be necessary in any landscape. It can also be a stylish feature of your yard. You can use a retaining wall to box off a large tree, or you can use it to segregate certain plants and flowers in your yard. Many people change their landscaping over the years and find that their current retaining walls are not adequate. This article explains a helpful way that you can make small, movable, yet sturdy retaining walls. [Read More]