Basic Questions and Answers About Gutter Guards

The gutters on your roof will serve some important roles. Unfortunately, the gutters can suffer from clogs and other issues that will greatly reduce their ability to direct water away from the roof. Installing gutter guards may help with this issue, but homeowners may lack a basic awareness about making this upgrade to their property. What Are the Advantages of Gutter Guards? A gutter guard is a device that can be placed over the gutters. Read More 

3 Ways To Protect Your Stone Countertops

If you have stone countertops, you need to take special care in order to ensure that they don't get stained. Stone is really easy to stain because it is a porous material. The last thing you want is your expensive stone countertops to have stains on them. Stains can be prevented through the right proactive and preventative steps. Seal Your Stones The best way to protect your stones is by stealing your stones. Read More 

Create An Alluring Centerpiece For Your Dining Room Table

If your parents gave you a couple Simon Pearce glassware vases for your birthday and you would like to use the glassware as part of a centerpiece for your dining room table this holiday season, fill the vases with artificial flowers and foliage and add additional decorative details by completing the project that follows. If you will be hosting dinners at your house in the upcoming weeks, the vases and flowers will provide your dining area with timeless beauty that can be enjoyed through each meal. Read More 

How To Protect Your Hardwood Floors Around A Fireplace In Minnesota

Minnesotans know how brutal the winters can be. If you've gone without a fireplace and you've finally decided to have one put in, but you're concerned about damage to your wood floors, rest assured the two can co-exist quite peacefully, so long as you take the proper precautions. Here are some simple ways to protect your hardwood floors around a hearth. Hearth Extension The whole purpose of a hearth extension is to protect the floor around the fireplace and prevent a fire from starting if burning logs or embers were to fall out. Read More 

Three Tips To Help Guide You When Picking Out Patio Furniture

When the weather is nice and you want to enjoy a relaxing day with family and friends, having good patio furniture can truly assist with the occasion. Outdoor furniture gives you the opportunity to create an oasis for yourself, far away from the electronic items that can sometimes be so distracting. However, the makes and models of patio furniture currently on the market are huge and varied. You might find yourself baffled as to how to select the furniture that will work perfectly for your backyard. Read More