Wastewater Love: Tips For Having A Good Relationship With Your New Septic Tank
8 July 2018
Septic tanks are necessary for rural areas where community sewer systems are not available for processing household wastewater. They protect the groundwater quality as well as protecting the health of local residents. However, new homeowners in rural areas often love their septic system until the day something goes wrong, and they have to call out a plumber.
To avoid excess maintenance and repair costs to your home's septic system, here are some tips you should follow.
3 Smart Strategies For Reducing Indoor Allergen Levels
26 May 2018
If you suffer from allergies, you probably already know that there are certain times of the year when being outdoors is difficult and take specific precautions to keep symptoms minimal. However, outdoor environments aren't the only places where allergens can wreak havoc on your health and well-being -- and many people feel helpless when it comes to indoor allergens. Fortunately, there are steps you can take that will keep their presence to a minimum.
The Quickest Way To Happiness On Snowy Spring Days
4 April 2018
It is April. There are supposed to be spring showers and the start of May flowers peeping up out of the ground. The buds on the trees are supposed to signal that leaves will pop out soon. Instead, you are waking up to a snowstorm that, according to your meteorologist, is going to drop a foot of snow on the ground. When you are nowhere near the Canadian border and you do not live in Alaska, you are probably ready to cry.
3 Things You Should Expect To Change After Crawl Space Encapsulation In Your Home
23 February 2018
When you think about what makes up your home, you'll probably think about the attic, the overall living space, and maybe even your porch. However, there is one other component of your house that does need your respect and attention: the crawl space. Even though the crawl space is basically a void where the perimeter foundation supports the frame, it serves a good purpose. Crawl space encapsulation is a newer home project but is one with an array of benefits.