Understanding Home Improvement Projects

Unclog and Clean Seamless Gutters

If the seamless gutters on your home's exterior have materials lodged inside of them that are preventing water from draining through the downspout and causing water to pool near the edge of your home's rooftop, take measures to clean the gutter system's interior by completing the following steps. Once the gutter system is working properly, simple maintenance steps will prevent a blockage from becoming an issue again. Materials ladder hand rake putty knife industrial-strength detergent bucket water hose handheld scrub brush tube brush extension handle Remove Debris from the Gutter System Read More 

Becoming A Landlord? Here’s How To Increase Interest Among Renters

Being a landlord tends to come with a number of benefits to take advantage of, such as the ability to work as your own boss and the opportunity to claim various deductions when it comes time to file your taxes. Renting a home out also gives you the ability to expand your overall investment portfolio. When preparing your rental home for new tenants, there are a few things you can do to increase interest among renters and to help keep your expenses as a landlord down – consider incorporating one or more of the following options: Read More 

How To Transform Ordinary Glass Into A Stunning Garden Mirror

If you love the look of garden mirrors, but can't find the size and shape you desire, you'll he happy to know that you can create your own mirror with ordinary glass. With some mirror effect paint and a few supplies, you can transform any piece of glass into a mirror suitable for your garden. Follow these tips for planning and making a mirror for your garden. Supplies You will need a piece of glass in the desired size and shape. Read More 

How To Safely Remove Mold From Your Hardwood Floors

Water leaks and excess moisture in your home can cause mold and mildew growth on surfaces, including your hardwood flooring. Because any mold spores in your home can put your and your family's health at risk, it is important to properly remove any mold and eliminate it from your home's environment. Here are instructions to safely remove any mold growth from to restore your hardwood flooring. Clean Visible Surface Mold Read More 

Four Critical Mistakes To Avoid When Installing A Metal Roof Yourself

Metal roofs are a good investment for homeowners, as they have a lifespan of 50 years or more. In addition, with the right tools, a little help and some degree of patience, metal roofs can even be installed by homeowners. However, before beginning the process, it is helpful to know how to avoid certain critical mistakes when installing a metal roof. Below are several things to keep in mind that will prevent a failed installation: Read More