Are The Supplies In Your Commercial Basement Damp? Know About Moisture Risks

If you keep all your business supplies in the basement of your commercial building and you have noticed that some of the supplies have been damp when they are brought to the main level, it's important to make sure the items aren't at risk. If there is moisture in the space the items could be at the risk of many concerns, along with the people that are inside the building.

When To Call A Plumber For Your Dishwasher

If you like using your dishwasher instead of hand washing your dishes, you will want to become aware of the signs that indicate your dishwasher is in need of repair. Check out the following signs of dishwasher trouble so you will know when it is time to call a professional plumber. It Isn't Draining All Of The Water It is important to make sure that your dishwasher is draining all of the water when it is done washing your dishes.

New Baby In The Family? Consider Planting A Tree To Celebrate!

Planting a tree to honor the birth of a child is an age-old custom in many cultures. Parents in ancient Israel planted a cedar when a boy was born and a cypress when a girl was born. In modern-day Bhutan, citizens planted 108,000 trees to celebrate the birth of their new prince. Planting a tree in your own yard is a great way to celebrate the birth of a child or grandchild—but what tree should you choose?

Protecting Your Household Against The Dangers Of Mosquitoes

Mosquitoes are one of the most dangerous pests to grace the summer and fall seasons. Not only are they vectors for numerous diseases, but they can also transmit parasites to your pets. Managing mosquitoes requires diligent pest control -- in addition to some careful managing of your environment. Remove Water Outside of Your Home If you have water features that you rarely run, you should empty them out. Any area that can potentially collect still water should be modified so that the water properly drains.

Homeowner's Guide: How To Lay Out And Dig The Posts For A Vinyl Fence

If you are going install a vinyl fence this spring in your backyard so your children and pets can run around and play in private, the first thing you have to do is lay out and dig the post holes for the fence. Here is how you can layout and dig the post holes for your vinyl fence. Batter Boards You should make 6 batter board sets before you start to lay out the fence.