The Fall Decent
You may have noticed during the last rain that your gutters were full and with the leaves preparing their Fall decent, it is time to give your gutters some serious TLC. Gutters have a higher purpose then you may suspect…. Your gutters help keep your home dry and safe. They direct water away from the house, diminish the ability of water damage to your basement, siding, roof, walls, foundation, and more. A little love for your gutters today can save you thousands of dollars in damage and repairs down the road.
There is a book that my children love to read, Mr. Pines Purple House. The story opens with a frustrated Mr. Pine, “A white house is fine,” said Mr. Pine, “but there are FIFTY white house’s all in a line on Vine (street). How can I tell which house is mine?” Sadly enough, it happens that your windows and siding are in good shape and up to energy standards so you are stuck with what you have. Mr. Pine felt this way, and if you are stuck on a boring street like Mr. Pine here are some ideas to help your house stand out from the monotony:
Investing in home improvement projects can do many things for your home. It can boost your home’s curb appeal and energy efficiency. It can add more function and space in your home. That said, it is essential that you consider some factors before you start working on a project. [Read more…]