Spring Home Tips

Koldfront 12,000 BTU Heat/Cool Window Air Conditioner

This is a good solid unit, well-engineered, nice features. A power saver and timer that come in handy. It is easy to installed and comes with window mounting equipment. The unit is somewhat louder than most air conditioner but It keeps a 550 sq/ft room – cool and comfortable. This heat/cool air conditioner is a nice value for the price. The energy-efficient Koldfront 12,000 BTU Heat/Cool Window Air Conditioner (WAC12001W)

Home Remodel Design Ideas

When spending time and money on home remodeling projects why not think beyond just adding value to you home or making it more up-to-date? Have your home remodeling contractors take you remodel project to the next level by focusing on improvements that will add luxury and comfort to your life. Not only will you home increase in value, but your quality of life will improve at the same time. Here

Best Lawn Gadgets For Great Lawns

Outside forces to get a beautiful Yard! Trim, mow, haul, and shovel your way to the best yard on the block with these handy garden helpers. Now that Spring is finally here we are all looking forward to spending more time outdoors in our own little oasis. So create your perfect outdoor paradise with these powerful lawn tools. Briggs Stratton Mow and Stow Engine & Compact Lawn Mower What it

Quick Fix Rotted Area siding

Has some of your siding begun to rot while the rest is still good? Don’t replace all the boards. Follow these easy steps and just replace the boards that are rotted. Decide which boards need replacing and where to make your cuts. Stagger butt joints if you’re replacing multiple courses. Use a square to mark the cutting lines, centered on a stud. The nailheads on existing siding will indicate stud positions.

Out-Door Paradise Ideas

What a beautiful oasis! Designing an Outdoor Paradise is becoming more popular these days. I think you would agree that this inviting water – garden oasis is absolutely beautiful and maybe a little extravagant. But it is so amazing that there would be no need to be indoors. Another perfect relaxing outdoor idea is to take your indoor space outdoors. And this cozy interior – exterior space would put you in

Grow the Perfect Garden

What you will need to make a Garden Bed: Garden Hose Flour or marking Paint Sod Cutter (optional) Sharp Spade Garden Rake Compost Step 1 Using a garden hose, outling the shape of your garden bed.  Strive for a shape that allows easy access to plant rows.  Mark the shape of the bed with flour or marking paint and remove the hose. Step 2 Remove the sod with the help

Garden How To

HERBS AND SPICE DEFINITIONS The term “herb” has many definitions. It is often defined botanically as an annual, biennial or perennial that does not produce persistent woody tissue. This, however, would leave out many aromatic trees and shrubs that are often used as herbs. A broader definition might be any plant or plant part that is used for its culinary, cosmetic, medicinal or aromatic qualities. Spices tend to be more

Fresh Herbs How To

Vegetable and fresh food gardens are the rage this year. With all the focus on green living and organic foods, it’s not surprising there is a push towards growing our own food. If you’ve ever eaten a fresh picked tomato, you’ll know that the flavor just doesn’t compare with store bought. In fact, most people probably don’t realize how good vegetables are supposed to taste. For those of you who

How to Unclog the Sprinkler System?

Most sprinkler systems over time due to dirt, algae, hard water deposits, particles and other debris can become clogged. If your sprinkler system becomes clogged, or the water pressure isn't as strong, it is time to clean out  or repair your sprinkler system. Sprinkler System Check List – Get it Working Properly: First turn off your system to relieve water pressure. If your system has a filter, check it for

Sprinkler Repair

Spring Sprinkler System Start-ups Checklist The calendar finally reads “Spring” and time to put away the snow shovels and start enjoying the warm weather. But, before you put on those shorts and flip-flops you need to crank up the sprinkler system, consider the following as part of the process necessary to reactivate those slumbering sprays and rotors: Make sure all manual drain valves are returned to the “closed” position before you