Mold is a funny thing. You often smell it before you see it. It is rare to see it before you smell it. However, if you see it before you smell it, it might indicate a much bigger problem. Here is what you should do if you can smell the mold but you cannot see it. It Is Lurking Somewhere Mold Is a suspicious thing. You know that it lurks in dark, wet places of your home.
5 October 2018
No matter whether you use your basement for storage, as a game room, or as an extra bedroom or living area, or you simply leave it empty and completely forget about it, you still need to make sure that you are taking care of the important things in the basement in order for you to prevent problems from occurring. The information that is offered to you below is going to give you some ideas of why something like basement waterproofing is so crucial:
5 September 2018
If you're new to working with wood, then you might be trying to get by with the bare minimum when it comes to tools and equipment. After all, if you aren't doing it professionally, then you might not be able to justify the cost of a lot of fancy tools. Plus, it takes time to accumulate tools and equipment for woodworking or anything else. However, there is one thing that you may want to invest in, even if you're just starting out with woodworking: a sanding table.
14 August 2018
Summer means plenty of outdoor activities and family vacations. It also means torrential rainstorms, especially if you live in a wet region of the country. If you have a crawlspace under your home, each torrential rainstorm is a potential for flooding that can devastate your home. That's why it's so important that you take steps to protect your crawlspace from the threat of flooding. Here are just a few important steps you can take to safeguard your crawlspace against flooding and water damage.
7 July 2018
Do you enter your living room and think, Something's not making me happy here. Or, perhaps you pass by the living room and acknowledge, It's definitely time for a change! You might actually love the furniture you own, but you have come to the realization that it just needs a face lift. And, you might be thinking that the addition of new decorative pieces will make the room more attractive, too. From arranging for upholstery services for your furniture to shopping for one-of-a-kind decorative items, here are some ideas that might help you to give your living room a new look.
5 June 2018
There's nothing worse than dealing with a flooded home. If you've come discovered that your home is underwater, you'll need to act fast to get the situation under control. Water damage can get out of control quite quickly, especially once mold begins to grow. If you're not sure what to do about the situation, here are three steps that will help get you started. Make the Necessary Calls If your home is underwater, you're going to need plenty of help.
2 May 2018
When natural disasters cause severe damage to your home, it is likely that there is doing to be more than just water damage restoration needed. You will probably need to deal with demolition, contamination and rebuilding your home to meet modern building codes and prevent future problems. Here are some tips to help deal with natural disasters and start rebuilding your home: 1. Demolish of Materials Promptly to Prevent Damage from Getting Worse
9 April 2018
Having your house catch on fire can be one of the most devastating things that a person can go through. If this has happened to you, then you probably want to get back into your home -- or what is left of it, at least -- as soon as possible. You may be hoping to assess the damage so that you can see if it's really as bad as you think, or you may just want to retrieve some of your personal belongings.
22 February 2018
If you own an older home, a disaster that may be looming without you ever knowing it is lead paint. Such paint is toxic and can cause a host of health problems for your family. Make sure you deal with it correctly by observing the following protocol. Control Dust The removal of lead paint often causes toxic dust to spread, making many areas in your home hazardous. That's why you need to take the necessary steps for controlling dust, such as wrapping your home with polyethylene plastic.
4 January 2018
Sandblasting is a type of work that can be fairly routine. However, it is often more complicated than individuals may anticipate, and this can lead to some situations where they may not be fully prepared for what will be involved in this work. This can be particularly true when individuals have been misled by potential myths. Myth: Sandblasting Is Only For Construction Projects There are many homeowners that are under the impression that sandblasting is something that is only done during construction projects.
27 December 2017