To Roof or Not to Roof, That is the Question

Every homeowner falls somewhere on the handiness rating scale. From rank amateur to building pro, everyone has a skill level and a comfort zone which informs them when it comes time to decide whether to fix it yourself or hire it out. Some repairs make it easy to choose. Electrical repairs, for example, are often a no-brainer. Electricity can kill you so if you don’t know your Ohms from your Amps hire it out. Plumbing is generally easy, and people are willing to give it a shot. Water eventually dries. But roofs are a different animal. When faced with roof repair, roof replacement, or roof installation. DIY turns quickly into calling a roof contractor once the ladder is climbed and the steep pitch of a slippery roof becomes a reality.

 

Pros and Cons of DIY Roof Replacement

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Pros and Cons of Using Artificial Grass for Your Garden

Artificial grass is getting more convenient these days. They are getting a lot more realistic, too. Because of these things, it isn’t really surprising to find a lot of people, particularly those who are extremely busy with work, who are willing to spend a good amount of cash just to get this type of grass installed in their lawns.

 

If you still haven’t made up your mind yet, here are some of the things you need to consider before making that purchase.

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Top 5 Painting Mistakes

With the amount of painting I’ve done around the house you’d think i’d be an expert by now. Not even close.  I find myself making the same mistakes every time! I decided to make a list of my most common painting fails, so you don’t have to make the same mistake when painting!

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Year Two Wrap Up

Foreword:  the second year goes much quicker than the first.  A lot more feeling comfortable and  alot less work getting done… But we did still get a lot done.  Some of it small like getting new furniture (new couch, bench, coffee table, and cabinet), finishing up some projects and starting some new ones.

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Make your Home Fresh for Fall!

With the changing of the seasons, people start to clean all of their apartments or houses. Some of them may hire a cleaning company which will do this for them, but most of the people will do this by themselves. It is good for your health to clean the whole flat, every inch of your place, at least twice a year. Moreover, the so called scrub-up is good to make your home even more comfortable. If you start this task by yourself, probably this article may help you to save time.

Make your home fre

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