Category: Home & Garden

Choosing Roof Shingle Style and Color

Choosing Roof Shingle Style and Color Shingles greatly define the look and feel of your home, but apart from that, color and shades play an even bigger role in the efficiency of the shingles’ protection. Let’s take a look at what you should consider when choosing the colour and the …

Preventing Bed Bugs

Preventing Bed Bugs Although they aren’t talked about as much as other insects that may move into your home, bed bugs are one of the more notorious animals that we may share not even our life but also our blood with . Contrary to their names, you don’t only find …

How To Plant and Transplant Trees

How to Plant and Transplant Trees With proper preparation and planning, you can be adding the value and beauty of your compound with trees. There are various types of trees that you can plant depending on your taste and preference. When planting trees in your compound you should first understand …

Quality Tips to Help Your Rose Garden in the Summer

Just imagine creating that perfect rose garden in the summer time. The beautiful bloom, the color, and just the freshness of a rose adds a bit of mystique as well as romance into your background. You can pick some fresh roses from your garden just for your wife and mix …

How To Select Paint

How to select paints Painting is an interesting task and one of the best ways of renovating and improving your home. Paints play a vital role in providing a new look to your house. Choosing a paint color for your house is a challenging task. There are various things that …

Chainsaw Safety and Proper Operation

Chainsaw Safety and Proper Operation Chainsaw is a common tool used for cutting down trees and also for chopping firewood. They are usually used by the professional loggers in their every day work. This tool is very powerful to the extent that it could cause serious injuries at all the …

Attic Ventilation Tips

Attic Ventilation Tips If you aren’t into roofs and roofing systems it is not likely you have ever heard of the importance of the proper attic ventilation. However easy detail it seems, ventilation or the lack of it has a huge impact on your home in several ways. In this …

Hiring An Arborist

Hiring an arborist Those trees that are in your compound require to be taken care of regularly so as to provide the results that you are expecting. Taking care of the trees is an involving practice that requires the help of an arborist. You should therefore find a reputable arborist …

Seasonal Pest Threats for First-Time Homeowners

Seasonal pest threats for first time homeowners As a first time homeowner there are many things that you need to understand regarding how to take care of your home.  This is meant to ensure that you have an environment that is clean and hygienic. One of the major threats to …

Common Roofing Problems

Common Roofing Problems  Many people don’t realize the importance of a good roofing system in the lack of which your home becomes prone to rain, humidity and further weather contitions that may cause further problems to arise.  These issues can dramatically affect your living conditions and also may cause a …

Tree Pruning Near Utility Lines

Tree Pruning near utility lines Are you considering trimming trees that are in your compound?  If yes then you are making the right decision. This is because you are taking care of your trees to make them grow according to your expectations. There are various reasons as to why people …

How To Make Your Own Mulch With A Chipper Shredder

How To Make Your Own Mulch With A Chipper Shredder There are lots of tools you can purchase for use in your garden which will make garden work much easier for you. Just imagine having to trim the grass without using lawn mower or prune the bushes without using any …

How To Clean Your Gutters

How to Clean Your Gutters Many people believe that gutter cleaning is a simple task. Majority of the homeowners could be wondering on the necessity of cleaning gutters because if care is not taken, debris could clog your gutters and stop water from passing. This could cause major damage to …

Want to Grow a Vegetable Garden? Here’s How!

It’s exciting to be able to grow your own food! There’s nothing like the taste of a freshly picked tomato or cucumber; most people agree that freshly picked tastes nothing like what they buy in the supermarket. And imagine being able to walk out your door and gathering the ingredients …

How To Choose A Bed Bug Professional

How to Choose a Bed Bug Professional There are some pests that are very tough to control. Many people, as soon as they find out that they are having a pest problem in their home, they try all they could to get rid of them without having second thought about …

Key Steps to Help You Harvest Root Crops

Certain crops are great for laying in the ground for a good period of time. You don’t have to worry about them dying out like plants because some may only grow in a specific climate during a season. Harvesting root crops can be very beneficial for your health and nutritional …

How To Choose Roof Shingles

How to choose shingles Shingles are one of the most important elements of a safe and sturdy home. Not only are they extremely visible to passersby, they are also the primary protecting from rain, sleet and snow. If you have poor shingles, roof leaks can lead to rot and mold, …

A Few Key Tips to Help You Grow Your Herb Garden

There’s nothing like having fresh herbs and spices to go with your food. It’s much better than the manufactured stuff you get from the store because it’s grown straight out of the backyard with your own regulations. For one thing, it helps you relax right outside of your house. Also, …

Buying A Pest Free Home

Buying a pest free home When planning to buy a house, you should do everything to find the best one for you. It should fit your budget, safe and accommodate you and your family needs. There are various safety concerns that you should check to ensure your house is safe …