How to Prevent Your Basement From Flooding

  It is unhealthy and unsafe to live in a house where the basement floods on regular or annual bases. If you have a flooding problem you need to address it immediately, the safety of your family is at stake. Where there is moisture there is mold and mildew there are health risks that can … Read moreHow to Prevent Your Basement From Flooding

50 Specific Actions of Green Living

When trying to go green at home, these 50 specific actions of green living can help you save energy, save money and save the environment. Find specific actions to take to live greener around the home, in the yard, in the kitchen, in the bathroom and in the laundry room! Let’s begin to do our … Read more50 Specific Actions of Green Living

Repurposing for the Garden

The garden is an appreciative recipient when repurposing many household items and always provides an abundance of ways to put unwanted items to good use. Plastic milk jugs can be turned into garden cloches, plastic and scrap lumber are also great for larger scale protection of garden rows during a frost. Pop bottles and milk … Read moreRepurposing for the Garden

How to Waterproof an Upper Level Deck to Make a Dry Storage Area Underneath

A common problem faced by many homeowners with a second level deck is how to effectively waterproof the deck so that they can gain a dry storage area underneath. There are several alternatives that could be considered, although the majority of these are not exactly DIY tasks, but need to be undertaken by professional contractors. … Read moreHow to Waterproof an Upper Level Deck to Make a Dry Storage Area Underneath