Archive for March, 2016

Worried About A Pest Infestation? Here Are Some Simple Tips To Keep Your House Safe

Written by Master Builder on . Posted in Rodent control equipment, Rodent control plan, Termite control for homeowners

Termite control process

Got a pest control problem? There’s a cure for that! Whether it’s termites tearing up your foundation or mice finding new and inventive ways to chew up your wires, it seems like every day there’s a new and infuriating mess at the hands of the crawlies and critters we share this planet with. Thankfully there are a bevy of household pest control methods that can keep these annoyances at bay and get you back to living your day-to-day life. Let’s look below at general household pest control, simple measures you can take to discourage pests and who you should call when it gets out of hand!

Did You Know?

Pests infest countless American households every si

Moving Companies Can Take the Stress and Hard Work Out of Moving House

Written by Master Builder on . Posted in Moving companies in tri cities wa, Office mover, Questions to ask a moving company

Moving company
Moving can be a very stressful experience, but there are two things that you can do to minimize the disruption and to ensure a smooth move. First, plan ahead. Consider some tips for moving out: have a plan for each room, and for packing and unpacking its contents in the old location and the new. Figure out the roles of each family member. Remember to take into account your kids’ and pets’ needs for food, water, games and rest on every day of the move and on arrival at your new location. Keep in mind that you will need a minimum of personal belongings and kitchen supplies with you before your things can be unpacked at the new location.

Tips for moving out
The second thing that can save you a lot of hassle and bother is finding a reliable moving company. Many movers offer comple

Plumbing Problems Don’t Have to Be Draining

Written by Master Builder on . Posted in Defective sewer piping, Replace water heater, Water heater leak

Tankless water heater
Indoor plumbing is something that 21st Century Americans take for granted. We don’t often think about the fact that our not too distant ancestors were taking care of their business in facilities located outside. Running water no longer has to be pumped from the local well, and our sewer systems are the best there ever have been. All of these modern conveniences are wonderful, but what if they break down? What do we do if our water suddenly stops running. Who do we call if we find we have slow drainage or more severe sewer problems? If it’

Five Tips for Tree Maintenance

Written by Master Builder on . Posted in Stump removal, Tree cabling, Tree removal

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Trees can be a lovely addition to any lawn, and they can be useful too. They block sound, reducing noise by up to 40% and even cool the area through their evaporation. Trees are often a low maintenance addition as well. The do require some care, however, to grow and live a long, healthy life. It can be difficult to know what tree maintenance to perform, and what might be harmful, but these five tips should help.
  1. The Right Tree: If you want a tree that will live a long time with little work from you, be aware of the environment. First, plant a tree that naturally grows in the environment in which you live. Second, look at your yard for anything that might inhibit tree growth or be a hazard in late years, such as power lines. In those circumstances, choose a tree w

Get the Most Out of Your Paint Job with These Tips

Written by Master Builder on . Posted in Banners delaware, Painting contractor, Sandblasting

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Few things can really transform a room or home more than a fresh coat of paint. If you are not sure how to approach a paint job in your home, you can always call in come painting contractors to do it for you, There are more than 300,000 people currently working as painters in the United States. If you would like to try to do it yourself, follow these simple tips to andnbsp; finish your paint job in no time at all.

Great and East Tips to Get a Great Paint Job Done:

  • Decide if you need to use primer.If you are changing the color of a room from a dark color to a much lighter one, you definitely must use a primer. This will allow you to create a new neutral and consistent surface on which you can put on your color. This helps the paint adhere bette

Have an Outdated Bathtub? Try Reglazing It Before Replacing It to Save Time and Money!

Written by Master Builder on . Posted in Bathtub repair service atlanta, Porcelain tile installation cost, Tub refinishing atlanta

Bathroom tile installation
Bathroom remodels are one of the most popular home improvement projects that homeowners decide to take on. Whether it’s to improve the resale value of the home, or simply because the homeowner is seeking a change, bathroom remodels are worth every penny. They can also help to improve the air quality and safety of the home. What many homeowners might not know is that a lot of bathrooms have some type of water damage or mold lurking behind tiles or beneath bathtubs that essentially act like a ticking time bomb where safety is concerned. These problems exists mostly in older homes, but it’s never a bad idea to do periodic updates on a home, just to be safe.
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Get Many Benefits From Lawn and Patio Services

Written by Master Builder on . Posted in Custom carpentry, Custom hardscaping services, Delaware patio

Lawn patch repair
Through the use of a lawn and patio company providing landscaping services, you’re able to choose the best in class out there to do the work that you want to have done. Through landscape contractors that know how to take care of the problems you’re having in the yard, you can have a beautifully landscaped yard, without having to do much but give them a call. Lawn and patio care is one of the biggest and best things that anyone is able to do through the outside of their home. Not only does this change the perspective of the home itself, but it can also give people an idea of what the inside of the home is going to look

The New Flooring Game In Town The Many Wonders of Terrazzo Flooring

Written by Master Builder on . Posted in Terrazzo polishing tampa, Tile cleaning products, Travertine tile cleaning

Tile refinishing in tampa
Tile or terrazzo flooring can be an elegant and beautiful flooring option for homes. Many homeowners prefer it in kitchens, foyers, or bathrooms as opposed to having carpets or rugs — it’s easier to clean and maintain and often has a more polished look. However, some homeowners often wonder about the best way to clean terrazzo floors or how to best do tile floor cleaning. It’s not that difficult, but you do want to avoid certain harsh chemicals. Some maintenance is also required to keep mold and water from building up, but these types of flooring are known for their durability throughout the years if kept up well. Tile flooring is also great because replacing or repairi

Flood Proofing Your Home 3 Tips

Written by Master Builder on . Posted in Basement wall crack repair, Crawl space leak repair, Fixing leaks in basement walls

Repairing a cracked foundation
Spring is here and you know what that means: April showers. And while this rain might ultimately bring flowers, it can certainly be quite the pain for homeowners. In fact, every inch of rainfall that a home receives equates to approximately 100 gallons of water on the ground surrounding its foundation. This water buildup places a significant burden on the base of the home, making it difficult to keep dry. That being said, it’s not surprising that the most common claim home owners file to insurance companies involve water damage caused by interior flooding, accounting for more than 26% of all claims. This results in a whopping $3 billion in property damage each year, leading to costly basement foundation repair services and potential damage of precious household items.
If your home has a b

Switching to Solar Power Can Save You on Your Energy Bill

Written by Master Builder on . Posted in General contractors chattanooga tn, Residential roofing, Roofing chattanooga tn

Roofers chattanooga tn
The thought may not have occurred to you too many times in the past, but the lifespan of a roof is not infinite. While newer residential roofing set ups will obviously have less problems than older ones, we’ve probably all been reminded of the mortality of our roof by images of buckets and pans laid out all over a floor to catch rain drops. It’s a somewhat common occurrence in older homes, and it’s a powerful image used in movies and media which people resonate with. It’s probable that this image has found its way in front of you at one point or another.
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