Archive for February 6th, 2014

Professional House Window Replacement

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Over the past several decades, window technology and materials have evolved to create more efficient windows that can help you to keep your home at the temperature that you want it to be. The US Department of Energy recommends replacing older kinds of and aging windows to make homes more energy efficient. As a homeowner, this comes with the bonus of lowered power costs, which can help you to cover the cost of new windows over time. Professional window installers can do house window replacement for you to achieve this and to give your home a good looking facelift.

Most modern windows have at least two layers of glass to trap heat or cold on the side of the window that you want it to be on. Hous

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Heating and Air Conditioning

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Humans have been controlling the temperature of dwellings for roughly 1,000 years; a Roman Emperor once sent slaves to the mountains to fetch ice to serve as a sort of primitive air conditioning service. Today, there are many types of heating and air conditioning services available to people across the world. However, there are a few things to know before deciding to install one heating or cooling system or another.

Firstly, eliminating air conditioning repair costs can help with reducing your cooling bill in the summer. Through proper air conditioning maintenance, you can make sure your air conditioner works perfectly and doesn’t collect too much dust, debris, or anything else that would cause it to stall or require repairs.

Many people have central air conditioning units in their ho

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What to Do When You Are Looking For Furniture

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For the most part, repurposed furniture is a “green” choice, meaning it is environmentally responsible. In addition, it has a nostalgic appeal that can help to make any living space look more attractive and comfortable. Importantly, having unique vintage furniture in an area is a great way to spice the place up. However, it is tough to buy vintage furniture in some places due to its lack of availability.

Antique furniture can be refinished as well to give it a more pleasing visual appearance. Having furniture repurposed or refurnished is a great way to avoid having to buy

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Remodeling Your Bathroom? Three Upgrades Worth Investing In

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Did you know that remodeling your bathroom is one of the best projects you can take on when it comes to improving your home’s resale value? The average bathroom remodel costs about $16,000, and increases the resale value of homes by $10,300. In other words, homeowners recoup 65% of the money they spend.

If you are planning on remodeling your bathroom, you’re probably looking for upgraded appliances. Not only can they improve your experience and save you money on your water bill, but they are also key features that home buyers will look for in the future. Here are three common upgrades people make, and some important facts about each style.

1. Walk in Bathtubs

  • There are about 41 million people over the age of 65 now living in the U.S. The elderly and the disabled ofte

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How Much of a Return On Investment Does Landscaping Provide?

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Landscaping construction requires a meticulous attention to detail, in addition to a sizable investment of both time and money, but with a good landscape design, you can increase the value of your house much more than you’d think.

Landscapers can actually provide a better ROI than a bathroom or kitchen remodel, believe it or not. For example, in 2009, every one dollar spent on a bathroom remodel increased the home’s value by just $0.68. Kitchen remodels increased the value $0.69 for every dollar. A good landscape design, though, increased the home’s value by $1.06 to $1.12.

Landscaping can also help a home to sell much better, as well. The Florida Growers and Nursery Association’s studies indicate that landscaping can add up to 1

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