You probably chose a glass railing system because you wanted to add a unique and contemporary element to your home. While glass railing systems can help with achieving this goal, it's up to you to maintain the railing to extend this benefit. Here are just some of the steps you can take to move towards this goal. Start With Design Keeping your glass railing system in great condition begins with the right design. [Read More]
When To Hire A Professional To Dry Out A Water Leak
The only good thing about a water leak from a broken clean water line is that the water isn't contaminated. When your home is flooded with sewer water or storm water, you have to worry about bacterial contamination of your home as well as the water damage. Still, you need to get the clean water dried out as quickly as possible or it will stagnate and grow microbes too. Mold is one of the biggest concerns with a home that is wet and damp. [Read More]
Is Your Roof Susceptible To Hail Damage?
Caring for your home's roof is essential when it comes to maintaining the structural integrity of your property. If you live in an area where hailstorms frequently occur, then it can be beneficial to understand the circumstances in which your home's roof might be susceptible to hail damage. Here are three factors to take into consideration when determining if you need to contact a roofing contractor to inspect your home's roof for serious damage after a hailstorm in the future. [Read More]
Well, That Stinks! Common HVAC Odors And How To Handle Them
There are some things that will always be smelly: trash cans, toilets, moldy food. But when your HVAC system starts releasing unpleasant odors, that's a sign that something is up. It's important not to ignore unpleasant HVAC odors because they're usually a sign of a problem that will get worse if left unaddressed. Here's a look at four common odors and what to do about them. Metallic, Burning Odors If the odor has a metallic smell and reminds you of the scent generated by welding or by electrical sparks, turn the power off to your unit immediately. [Read More]