Tag: outdoor

13 Things Your Landscaper Won’t Tell You

Did you know that you can boost your property value by roughly 15% if you use savvy landscaping tactics? While it is impossible to supply a long list of tips or suggestions as to the perfect plants to choose or the best looks for a home, we can give ...

8 Simple Garage Door Maintenance Tips

Did you know that the garage door is the most commonly used form of entry and departure in most homes? It is a fixture that can represent as much as 2/3 of the street-facing façade of a home, and yet most owners don't think much about garage door ...

Do You Make These DIY Pest Control Mistakes?

Having "pests" in your home can be one of the most annoying and even challenging issues you'll face. After all, the variety of potential pests or invaders is pretty diverse and can include insects, rodents and even certain mammals and birds. Dealing ...

Solar Energy Basics

How, exactly, does solar energy "work"? Most of us know it requires the familiar solar panels that can be mounted on a rooftop or even on a yard or lawn. We also know that it requires special gear to convert whatever those panels collect into ...

Must Try Pool Maintenance Tips

If you have a swimming pool at your home, you know that it is a sort of celebrity among your different living spaces. It may not be available all year long (due to weather conditions), and so most pool owners want to make the very best of any pool ...

Beginning Home Gardening Guide

Do you have visions of a lush landscape outside of your home? Maybe you've wanted to become more self-sufficient and turn your yard into a miniature farm? Perhaps you just wish to boost the curb appeal of your property. In all instances, a home ...