Best Home Repair and Remodeling Projects for 2013
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It's that time of year when Remodeling Magazine releases their Cost vs. Value Report. Data is collected on a wide range of the best home repair and remodeling projects to determine which investm ... Read More.
Need to find a stud this Christmas? We can help you out. I'm Sorry single ladies, not that kind of stud! We're talking about a wall stud. During this time of giving you may need to use a wall stud to hang items. Did you get that sweet 65" Flat Screen with a wall mount for Christmas? Maybe you are waiting to see if Santa can fit it down the chimney. ... Read More.
In this weeks blog we will show you how to make the two ends of a Cat5 Ethernet cable and provide valuable tips for your home network setup. A home network setup is relatively easy. It allows you to place a jack to receive internet service in areas that may not be serviced well by a wireless connection from either speed or accessibility issues.
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Soffit and Fascia Repair on a Dayton Lane Historic Home
We were recently out in the Dayton Lane Historic Area(which is an awesome area if you get the chance to visit) for a soffit and fascia repair on a beautiful home that like many historic homes, needs some lovin'. When working in a historic area, it's important to adhere to all the rules and re ... Read More.
With Thanksgiving Day almost here, we thought it'd be a good idea to compile a list of some last minute Thanksgiving ideas to help entertain guests. Read below for our top 5 and feel free to add any of your own below!
Our Top 5 Thanksgiving Ideas: Turkey Day is Almost Here!
#5 Greet Your Guests
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How Wood Rot Can Cause Termite Damage
Termites are nasty home invaders that have no interest in bothering humans. Their lives are completely separated from ours. They don't need our food scraps, our bodies, or our pets but they do love wood rot. That's the problem with termites- you never know they are in your home! You will find out quickly if yo ... Read More.
Window Repair vs. Window Replacement
Window repair vs. window replacement is a common debate that deserves a lot of attention. Window replacement is one of the most popular forms of home repair and remodeling. It is also rather expensive with costs averaging from $11,000 to $18,000 (~$400-$900 per window) in the Cincinnati area (Remodeling Magazin ... Read More.
Download a Home Repair and Maintenance Checklist
For a more complete overview of home maintenance items, down load my free checklist, Home Maintenance Checklist and Log .
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Fall Home Repair and Maintenance Musts
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It's that time of the year again to set our clocks forward but also time to consider regular home maintenance items that everybody should be addressing.
It is a good idea to make a habit of checking the following things every time you change your clock in order to protect your home from fire damage and carbon monoxide poisoning.
Install a carbo ... Read More.
Before we discuss these spring home maintenance tips, we'd first like to offer our thoughts and condolences to those affected by the recent storms across the Midwest.
As we in Cincinnati have to consider the severe weather, we’d like to highlight 3 home maintenance tips that are essential this spring in order to protect your property against imp ... Read More.