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Wood Deck Construction Vs. Brick Patio Paving

Creating an outdoor living space beyond the four walls of your home is gaining ground as one of the most popular home improvement projects of all. Whether your outdoor room will be a brick paving patio or a wood or composite deck, creating an outdoor room is the least expensive way to extend...

Drainage

If you think a few leaves and twigs in your gutters are harmless, think again. Regular gutter cleaning is the single most important key to avoiding major and expensive home repairs.

Gutters perform one duty: controlling the water around your home. If debris keeps gutters from doing their...

Plant a Tree for Arbor Day!

Winter storms, ice and extreme temperature fluctuations have taken their toll on the landscape. Many trees have been broken or damaged and need to be removed or replaced. This spring, do something for your family, your home and your community – plant a tree.

To ensure the success of the tree...

Workspaces

May is here, and as spring weather streaks to the finish line, you have one wonderful month left to get your home improvement to-do projects complete before the summer heat sets in. Here is where to begin your May weekend projects.

Weekend #1: Honor Mom with home improvement. Mother's Day is...

Sprinkler Systems

Are you tired of wondering how long to run your sprinklers and how often to run them? For most people, turning their sprinkler timer on in the spring and off in the fall without adjusting it in between is the norm, regardless of the weather.

But with droughts being a common problem, and...

Great Tips on Fence Building

Building a fence is a great way to improve your home's curb appeal, home value and stylish definition of your yard and garden.

But you aren't the only one who has to live with the fence after it's built. The rest of the neighborhood, particularly the folks next door to you, will likewise...