Archive for August, 2016

How a Fence Can Increase Your Homes Value

Written by Master Builder on . Posted in Fence installation grand rapids mi, Fences, Fencing michigan

Best kinds of fencing
Backyards and outdoor living spaces are important to many homeowners. Backyards provide homeowners with many benefits, including additional living space, entertainment space and a calm and relaxing place to enjoy nice weather. There are many upgrades that homeowners can make to improve their backyard living spaces. One of these upgrades is a fence. A fenced is yard is often very desirable, because it provides the homeowner with so many benefits. There are also a variety of types of fences, providing the homeowner with the ability to upgrade their curb appeal and the value of their home.
The U.S. fence industry generates an estimated $51 billion dollars of revenue. Fences are a very popular addition to a home?s backyard, especially in the backyard. One of the most important benefits of a fence is th

Four Things That Will Make You Regret Your Home Update

Written by Master Builder on . Posted in Bathroom design rochester ny, Flooring, Flooring rochester ny

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Are you about to begin a home remodeling project? Maybe your home remodeling project is necessary because you bought a fixer upper. Maybe it’s time for a home remodeling project because your home is aging and updates are necessary. Maybe you’re selling your home and want to give its market value a little boost. Whatever the reason, your home remodeling project will likely be simultaneously the most challenging and rewarding undertaking you’ve ever experienced.

However, home remodeling can easily become a disaster if you aren’t careful. To help you avoid many common pitfalls people make in their home remodeling journey, we’ve put together a list of mistakes to steer clear of:

Common Mistakes People Make While Remodeling Their Homes
  1. MISTAKE: Not wat

5 Reasons the Best Chefs Love Cooking with Gas

Written by Master Builder on . Posted in Commercial propane service, Cost efficient fuel, Princeton indiana propane

Propane cylinder exchange

What kind of stove and oven do you have? Many chefs swear by cooking with gas as the best way to bring out the flavors in the food they cook. You can bring a little bit of that professional feel to your meals by doing the same thing.

Reasons to Make the Switch from an Electric Stove and Oven to One Powered by Propane Fuel:

1. The response time is so much better.

When you are using an electric stove, it takes some time for the burner to get where you need it to be in terms of the temperature. This simply is not the case when you are using a gas stove. The burners respond just about instantaneously. When you need to reduce the amount of heat you are using

How Healthy and Safe Is Your Home Basement?

Written by Master Builder on . Posted in Crawl space vapor barrier, Radon testing denver, Residential radon testing services

Vapor barrier for crawl space
The eight visitors from the south were intrigued by the basement.
When the college kids made their way from their various homes down south to Omaha, Nebraska, they were anxious to attend the College World Series and the Olympic Swim Trials, and, of course, to visit their Nebraska friend. Visiting from Louisiana, Texas, and Arkansas, this would be the first trip to the rolling plains of Nebraska for all eight of the visitors.
With only an unfinished basement to offer to some of the crowd, the hosting parent was a little apprehensive about where everyone would sleep. The girls who were visiting would stay in the two upstairs bedrooms that were attached by a Jack and Jill bathroom. The boys, however, would be on air mattresses in the basement and would have use of the guest bathroom upstai

6 Tips for Keeping Your Sliding Glass Doors Sliding Smoothly

Written by Master Builder on . Posted in Doors and windows miami, Ventilation, Windows miami fl

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Have you had any of your windows or doors replaced? When you replace your windows, you should expect a return on investment (ROI) of about 78%. If you replace any doors or windows with sliding glass doors, you can expect the same time of ROI. These can be great additions to your home, especially if you are adding a deck or have property that faces the ocean or other water.

Taking care of sliding glass doors is not always as easy as it looks. Dirt, dust and debris can get into the track and make it hard to open and close your sliding glass doors. Because they open to the exterior of your home, you may find sand and other dirt gets in there and clogs up the track. There are ways to keep your doors operating the way you want them to. Here are a few things you can do to keep your doors sl