Understanding Spray Foam Insulation For Your Home

When you're looking for insulation options for your home, you shouldn't dismiss the possibility of spray foam insulation as a solution. Before you invest in anything to improve your home's energy efficiency, there are a few things that you should understand. Injection and Spray Foam Are Different You might think that spray and injection foam applications are the same, but the truth is that they are slightly different. While both types of foam will expand to the same level, they do not do so at the same rate. Read More 

Propane Heating: An Introduction for Unfamiliar Homeowners

Clean-burning, efficient, and easy to contain as a liquid or a gas, propane is easily a logical choice for residential heating purposes. Even though propane is still widely used in many parts of the country as the primary heating fuel, if you are moving from a home with electric or natural-gas heat to one that has a propane tank parked in the backyard, you are bound to have questions. Here are a few of the biggest questions unfamiliar homeowners have about propane heating and the answers you need to know. Read More 

Shower Enclosure Tips For Aging In Place

When remodeling the bathroom in your forever home, you want to make sure you choose a shower enclosure that can grow old with you. Unfortunately, not all enclosures are made equally when it comes to safety and usability when mobility issues begin to surface. The following can help you choose an attractive enclosure that meets your current style needs while still allowing you to age gracefully in your own home. Read More 

The Basics Of Your Pool’s Plumbing

If you are in the process of getting a new pool, you should probably have a basic idea as to how the all the plumbing of your pool works. That way if there is a problem you can talk the plumber or pool repair person and tell them what you think the problem is. That can save a lot of time when it comes fixing any problems because they won't have to go through the entire system. Read More 

Tips To Help You Clear A Concrete Pump Blockage

The use of a flexible rubber hose in a concrete pump usually makes concrete pours in difficult-to-reach areas easy. And when compared to using a wheelbarrow, it is also a relatively spill-free method that reduces waste. Add this to the fact that it is not labor-intensive – no heavy lifting is necessary since the pump's motor provides all the power needed – and you end up with a concrete-moving technique that is irresistible to use when working on a concrete project. Read More