How To Resurface Hardwood

There are probably a million remodel projects that you want to do around your house. Of course, you can't always afford to invest in everything you would like to. If you have hardwood around your house and want to replace it, you should first considering resurfacing. If you resurface hardwood, you can drastically alter the way it looks and breathe new life into your floor. This article explains the basic process of resurfacing a hardwood floor. Read More 

Heavy Lifters – A Primer Guide To Base Kitchen Cabinets

When you're planning your new kitchen, the cabinets you choose will go a long way toward determining how efficient and useful it ends up being. So, choosing your cabinetry well is vital. To help you get started, here's a handy guide to the most important cabinets in the kitchen: the base cabinets. What Are They?  Base cabinets are the cabinets underneath the counter tops. Base -- or "lower" -- cabinets perform the bulk of heavy storage. Read More 

2 Situations When A Hot Shot Service Can Be Useful For An Oilfield Construction Site

If you are in the oilfield construction industry and have never heard of -- or used -- a hot shot service, you are missing out on a potentially helpful service that can do a lot for your company. Dealing with issues when you're off the beaten path and in the middle of an oilfield construction project can be a major pain, but a hot shot service -- which provides deliveries at any time of the night or day, for a fee -- can be helpful. Read More 

Tips For Keeping Your New Deck Safe And Secure

A deck is an invaluable feature at any home, especially when you enjoy outdoor living or entertaining. However, the elements can cause issues that interfere with enjoyment and safety of the space. Unwanted intruders are also a potential danger. Consider the following tips to help keep your deck safe, secure, and disaster-free: Reduce slips on steps. You don't want a friend or family member to take a nasty tumble on a slick deck; be sure to protect them underfoot with treads on pressure-treated or other slippery surfaces. Read More 

Signs That Your Basement Needs Waterproofing

If you have an unfinished basement, you may not go down there on a daily basis. If this is the case, you can easily miss some of the more subtle signs that water is leaking into the base of your structure. You don't have to have pools of standing water to have a moisture problem. Few things can threaten your home as much as moisture. Even small amounts of water can lead to mold and mildew forming and insects like termites forming colonies in your support beams. Read More