Archive for May, 2017

Increase Your House’s Curb Appeal with an Experienced Landscape Designer

Lawn care

If you’re planning to put your house on the market, were you aware that 97% of real estate agents will recommend that you invest in landscaping? Realtors recommend doing this for a variety of reasons, and consider it to be in the top-5 of the most effective home improvement projects.

Not only can investing in landscaping, such as putting in a nice lawn, increase your house’s curb appeal, it can also bring you up to a 215% return on your investment. Furthermore, landscaping can also make a difference in how long your house is on the market. Real estate agents have noted that this can reduce the time period by as much as 6 weeks.

If you’re curious how much oth

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Home Remodels Can Provide Both Excitement and Stress

Decorative subway tiles

Today the work begins.
You have sifted through pages of mosaic tile designs in catalogs and magazines, you have clicked your way through images of mosaic tile patterns online, and you have carried sample mosaic tile designs in a variety of sizes to and from your house, but today the actual work begins.
Simply stated, you cannot wait until the whole work process starts. You have looked at computer generated images of what the project should look like, but you are growing more and more anxious to see the real results. You passes on the more ornate backsplash options, but you are confident that the mosaic tile designs you finally selected will be the perfect match for the kitchen you are remodeling.

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Compressed Air Piping Materials Require Careful Installation and Maintenance

Compressed air distribution system

Proper installation and maintenance are essential when it comes to compressed air piping design applications. Working with a knowledgable provider can ensure that you are getting the most for your money. Given that so many businesses use compressed air piping design in at least someway, it should come as no surprise that they are many providers. The best in the business, however, understand the basics and the most advanced uses of this technology:

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Make a Positive Impact on Your Neighborhood with Environmentally Responsible Lawn Care Services

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Were you aware that having turfgrass in your front or back yard can help manage pollution? Turfgrass has the ability to trap approximately 12 million tons of dust, dirt, and other debris on an annual basis. As a result, these substances are prevented from entering the atmosphere within your neighborhood and the country at large.

When the front lawns of just 8 average-sized houses have turfgrass, it can have a significant cooling effect during hot weather. It has been demonstrated that the overall cooling effect provide by these turfgrass lawns is the equivalent of approximately 70 tons of air conditioning. Since the average home-sized central air system only has a 3 to 4 ton capacity, having a neighborhood of healthy lawns contributes significantly to environmentally responsible lawn care.

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A Brief History of Water Filtration and UV Water Disinfection

Water distiller

Water contamination and the illnesses which result from it are nothing new. Even before fracking sites were located within a mile of 3900 water systems that provide drinking water to the public, water has been contaminated by chemicals caused by buildup in pipes, bacteria, fertilizer runoff, and agricultural pollution. Therefore, it comes as no surprise that water filtration has just as long a history as water contamination.

Early Water Filtration

The act of purifying water existed long before the Ancient Egyptians, but it wasn?t very sophisticated. Most filtration methods, because of a lack of knowledge of microorganisms, consisted of filtering water through sand and gravel much in the likeness of a modern Everpure water filter.

The Ancient Egyptians introduced the act of the

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