Recent Blog Posts

  • Repairing Rotted Window Sills

    August 15, 2014
    Window sills take quite a beating. Constant exposure to the sun, rain and ice can take a toll, especially when water finds its way beneath the layer of paint and caulk. Ongoing exposure to moisture can cause the still to rot, a process that only gets worse over time.
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  • Home Preparation Tips for Summer Storms

    August 1, 2014
    You take the good with the bad. A fact of life that is all too true in relation to summer weather. While Mother Nature can spoil us with her bright sunny days and warm breezes, she still manages to let us know who’s in charge now and then.
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  • Top 5 Wilderness Tips any Seasoned Camper Should Know

    July 15, 2014
    Camping in the wilderness is not an easy task. Reality TV shows like to make it look simple, but before you embark on a journey on your own, follow these 5 tips that any seasoned camper should know. First every seasoned camper should know the S. methodT S.
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  • DIY Tips for Installing a French Drain

    July 1, 2014
    A French drain is typically used to alleviate drainage issues in your yard, lawn or garden. These problems often occur in situations where land is at or near the bottom of a slope.
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  • Tactical Knife vs. Regular Knife

    June 15, 2014
    Most knife-wielding beginners are completely unbeknownst to the plethora of different types of knives, all with their own practical applications. There are many different types of tactical knives, each of which carry their own specific purpose.
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  • Deck Staining and Sealing Tips

    June 1, 2014
    The days are getting warmer, and summer will be here before you know it. If you’ve decided that your deck needs to be stained or sealed, then it’s important to take the time now to do it right so you can enjoy the beautiful, worry free new finish on your deck.
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  • Getting the Most Use Out of Your Deck

    May 15, 2014
    We all know that the deck is the place to be when it comes to barbecuing and relaxing in the sun. With all of the time and money invested in your deck, doesn’t it make sense to enjoy it as often as possible?
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  • Bright Ideas for Outdoor Lighting

    May 1, 2014
    You work hard on your house and landscaping, so there’s no reason why the beauty of it all should be hidden when the sun goes down. Outdoor lighting can bring attention to a specific part of your home’s exterior by literally putting it in the spotlight.
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  • Knife Safety

    April 15, 2014
    Poor knife-wielding techniques in the kitchen can often result in more than just annoying bandages and anti-bacterial ointments.
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  • Tips for Building your own Backyard Fire Pit

    April 1, 2014
    Sitting around the fire. It’s a tradition that goes back further than recorded history and is one that has endured for many reasons. The simplest of which is that it’s just plain relaxing.
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