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Concrete and Masonry Painting Prep Made Easy

Looking for a beautiful, long-lasting finish for your concrete and masonry surfaces?  The power is in the preparation. BEHR has come up with affordable, quick and easy solutions for properly preparing concrete and masonry surfaces prior to coating with its line of Concrete and Masonry Prep...

Contractor Fraud: How to Avoid

Avoiding contractor fraud largely depends on knowing when an offer is just too good to be true. Here are a few of the most common home repair scams and how to avoid them.

Free Inspection.  This is probably the biggest home repair scam around. A contractor advertises a "free, no-obligation"...

Outdoor Living

Be it harsh winter weather or intense summer sun, asphalt driveways take a beating from Mother Nature. UV, moisture and freeze-thaw cycles cause cracks, exposing the aggregate and deteriorating the binders that hold your driveway together. That’s why it’s important to repair driveway cracks or...

Siding, Columns and Trim
Pressure washers are fast and effective cleaning tools that can cut hours off otherwise time-consuming projects. 
Pressure washers have the power to really clean the dirt and grime that can build up on your home over time.  Pressure washers are also a good tool for cleaning a variety of...
Landscaping

Seasoning slippery sidewalks with sidewalk salt will cause ice to melt, but the wrong kind of salt can also cause sidewalk surfaces to disintegrate. When buying salt for sidewalks, always choose salt made from potassium chloride. This type of sidewalk salt will melt ice without damaging...

Decks, Patios and Porches

With low-voltage outdoor lighting, you can achieve a look that is natural, multidimensional and dramatic. A quick read-through of the following points will help you create designer-quality results when installing lighting yourself. But bear in mind that it is easier to add lighting than to...