Archive for November, 2016
Location, location, location! We all know the phrase ? but we often use it to mean the importance of the place in which a particular property is located, rather than the importance of the beauty of the location itself. However, 60 percent of potential home buyers are influenced by the way a yard looks. Money Magazine reported that a well-landscaped yard can bring between 100 and 200 % recovery value at selling time; in fact, a high-quality, well-maintained landscape can increase the resale value by up to 14 percent. Landscaping includes the lawns, plants, and more, and often it gets the most attention. Equally important, however, is the hardscaping: the inanimate components such as concrete, brick, stone, wood, metal, and more. Hardscape design ideas include patios, Continue Reading No Comments
They are located in most high school band rooms. They are in any recently modeled auditoriums. Many college and high schools even have them installed in lecture halls. And while acoustical accent clouds may have at one time only been used in the finest of professional performance halls, these specialized sound tiles are now installed and specifically positioned in a large number of spaces where the quality of the sound is especially important.
And while some schools are working to upgrade to acoustical accent clouds on the the ceilings of their performance areas, offices and other business spaces are working to install sound isolation wall panels to both contain and direct the sound from boardroom prese
If you’re not familiar with the benefits for residential propane customers, that’s okay. Believe it or not, you’re probably already using propane somewhere in your house. After all, those barbecues wouldn’t be the same without the propane tank powering your grill.
Whether you’re aware of your propane usage or not, here are a few of the many benefits for residential propane customers to consider.
In truth, propane is a clean burning gas. This means that rather than putting harmful things back into the atmosphere like smoke and smaug, propane doesn’t place anything harmful into the atmosphere as it burns. This makes propane safe for things like cooking, heating,
Are you looking for something to keep you busy on this Election Day 2016? After a near two full years of the political battles that have manipulated the news channels across the country, many voters are casting their ballots today, returning to their homes and their jobs and try to avoid the news pundits and predictions.
Homeowners across the country who are finally experiencing the cooler weather of the fall months may decide to occupy themselves with preparing the heating systems in their home in an effort to avoid a future call to a 24 hour emergency HVAC phone line when the temperatures drop below freezing.
From large boilers to the smallest of water heaters, the best time to think about maintenance is before these necessary appliances are used. Most manufacturers recommend that