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July 2019 Blog Posts (29)

Leaky Cabin? 3 Signs it May Be Time to Replace Your Roof

Most people never even think about their roofs until a leak occurs, and that can be a major mistake. If you have a cabin that you only visit a few times a year, then you need to keep an eye out for any signs that the roof might be nearing the end of its lifespan.

Damaged Shingles or Flashing

At least once every few months, you should…

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Added by Emma Sturgis on July 31, 2019 at 11:08am — No Comments

Top 10 Vital Characteristics of Successful Contractors

Building residential properties is extremely challenging, which calls for profound knowledge about architectural design, zoning regulations, and diverse construction elements. Rather than carrying out this particular endeavor on your own, thus, failing miserably, better hire a contractor.

Apart from being aware of business history, see if he or she possesses essential characteristics like curiosity, vision, self-awareness, integrity, etc. To know more, please check out below-mentioned…

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Added by Tom Clark on July 31, 2019 at 7:09am — No Comments

Steps to Restore an Old Wooden Floor

Aging is something that happens to everything. As a result, certain attractive qualities are lost in the process of aging. Old wooden floors, for example, can lose their gloss, shine and appeal over time.

 

Do not despair though. Renewing your old hard wooden floor may be easier and more affordable than you initially thought. Unlocking a wooden floor’s beauty does not always have to involve staining and heavy, messy…

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Added by Tom Clark on July 31, 2019 at 6:18am — No Comments

How to Convert Your Attic Into a Spare Room

You don’t have to increase your square footage to increase the number of bedrooms in your home. Your attic is right there, and converting it into a livable space is easier than you might think. You’ll just need to keep a few things in mind as you remodel.

Check Your Local Laws

Before you get started with an attic conversion, contact…

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Added by Emma Sturgis on July 30, 2019 at 6:38pm — No Comments

Methods of Attic Ventilation

The attic in most properties was a room that was largely forgotten and thought to be useless. Homeowners are, however, now looking for ways to maximize their indoor living space, and the attic is one of their go-to options. Here, you can have a guest bedroom, library, playroom or family room. Decorating the room to fit your intended use is nonetheless only half the equation in turning the attic into a livable and comfortable space.

You will need the right …

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Added by Jitender Sharma on July 30, 2019 at 5:12am — No Comments

Carbon Steel vs. Stainless Steel: What’s the Difference?

Where would we be without steel? With its strength and versatility, as well as our ability to manufacture it in great amounts, it’s no wonder that it is so ubiquitous in society. We use steel in the construction of buildings, in our agriculture, and even in our houses. No matter where you look, you’ll find something that has utilized steel in its construction. Steel is everywhere and its importance to modern civilization…

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Added by Jitender Sharma on July 30, 2019 at 5:11am — No Comments

WHY CORPORATE GIFTS ARE RECOMENDED AND ACCEPTABLE FOR EMPLOYEES VALUABLE CONTRIBUTION

Introduction

Employees of a business organization are the mainstay in the rising and growth of the company. They are the ones who work hard to meet the customers and clients business demands. No company cannot prosper well unless their in-house employees do not perform or below-the average level of performance. As most business organization found themselves in profitable position largely because of their employee's remarkable performance and hard work. To give them…

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Added by Jitender Sharma on July 29, 2019 at 2:18am — No Comments

Pros and Cons of Buying a Manufactured Home

Manufactured homes generally known as mobile homes are already built homes which are manufactured in the factory and then transferred or shipped to the site where they are finally installed as already-made homes; they can also be manufactured in typical segments and then transferred to the site for assembling. The conception of the manufactured home began in the 1920s and today these homes have gained very wide recognition over time because it is inexpensive and provides finishes with…

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Added by Jitender Sharma on July 29, 2019 at 2:17am — No Comments

Improve Suction Of Your Electrolux Twin Clean Vacuum

Many often encounter the problem of suction in the vacuum cleaner. This problem is common

Thus it has solutions available. Don’t crease your forehead as this article has got you covered. There are few things which you can try yourself at home without any body else's assistance. If you want to improve the suction of your vacuum cleaner then follow the guidelines detailed below.

Get the settings fixed by Electrolux vacuum cleaners NZ

There are numerous…

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Added by Jitender Sharma on July 25, 2019 at 7:20am — No Comments

4 Expenses to Remember When Building Yourself a Cabin



If you love the great outdoors, there is little better way to enjoy it than building your very own cabin. You will find that such a place can become a holiday destination or possibly even a seasonal home if you want it to be. However, building a cabin is unlike a traditional home. There are a number of nuances that you must take into consideration in…

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Added by Emma Sturgis on July 23, 2019 at 7:27pm — No Comments

Honest Abe Owners Honored with Tennessee Farming Award

Nick and April Patterson are Tennessee Farm Bureau’s Outstanding Young Farmer and Rancher Achievement Award winners for 2019.

“This year at the 75th anniversary of the Young Farmers group, we were unbelievably humbled to receive this honor,” said April.

April is co-owner of the Smith Family Companies, which includes…

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on July 23, 2019 at 7:16pm — No Comments

3 Tips for Planning Your Cabin Construction Around the Natural Features of Your Lot

The process of choosing the supplies for your new cabin will give you plenty to think about. However, if your lot offers a great deal of topological variety and natural features, it’s a good idea to plan the placement of your cabin on the lot first.

Protect the Structure

With any new construction project, it’s tempting to want your new cabin right in the middle of the lot, or to put it close surrounding structures. However, if your lot is on a higher spot or is next to a lot…

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Added by Emma Sturgis on July 23, 2019 at 11:38am — No Comments

Valuable Services Offered by Roofing Companies

A roof is the top covering of any house or building that provides protection and support. Whether you are constructing a new building, or having renovations done, getting the right roofing done is of the utmost importance. There are several roofing companies in Cape…

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Added by Adam Smith on July 17, 2019 at 5:10am — No Comments

Top Best Garbage Disposals

Never consume a food waste disposer earlier.

Getting you?  Or your own unit is overly aged, and also you're on the lookout to get a brand new, much more complex version?  Subsequently accumulate around!  Gather around and Look!  We've all of them about the stand, the optimal/optimally rubbish small disposals for you along with your loved ones.

No, honestly, we have been researching the World Wide Web,…

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Added by Jitender Sharma on July 17, 2019 at 4:43am — No Comments

4 Signs That It Is Time to Replace Your Old AC Unit

Has your AC unit become problematic? Are you afraid that it may not make it through another year of scorching temperatures? Many people try to avoid replacing their HVAC unit for as long as possible. While it’s a significant expense, an energy-efficient unit will more than pay for itself in no time. Plus, there are tax benefits to consider. Since it…

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Added by Lizzie Weakley on July 16, 2019 at 3:49pm — No Comments

Top 5 Things to Do in Frisco TX If You Run Out of Cash

If you are longing for a change of scenery but you are tight on budget, you may consider exploring outside the limits of the city and enjoy an exciting adventure. Below we have suggested the top 5 places for having a great day trip.

1 Waco

It is more likely you have heard about Waco, TX. It’s a home of an exceptional Chip and Joanna Gaines and their progressively successful enterprise. You will see a lot in Waco these days. You can visit Magnolia Market and…

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Added by Jitender Sharma on July 15, 2019 at 3:17am — No Comments

The Secret to Designing the Perfect Balcony

Are you tired of looking from that old and rusty looking balcony? Are you still not satisfied with the portrayal of your balcony even after having it coated with paint? No problem at all, because all you need to do is to decorate your balcony, and if you are not good at designing your balcony, then you must follow the following tips:

  • Space-saving furniture

If you have a really small balcony, then go with small or delicate furniture and decorate it…

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Added by Jitender Sharma on July 15, 2019 at 3:16am — No Comments

Rustic But Not Rusty: Cleaning Your Cabin for Increased Aesthetic Appeal

A cabin can make you feel cozy and safe. A cluttered one, on the other hand, can put you in a seriously sour mood. If you want to make your cabin look and feel a lot better, you should clean it in a thorough manner. Cleaning a cabin in an exhaustive way is actually pretty simple for people who are determined, hard-working, and 100 percent…

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Added by Lizzie Weakley on July 12, 2019 at 3:15pm — No Comments

Come on In! 4 Exterior Styles to Make Your Log Home More Inviting

With a simple change in paint color, you can change the look of the front of your log home to draw in your guests. You can also make a large change to add stonework or brickwork façade to your home. No matter the age of your home, you can easily improve the welcoming feel of your log home.

Start Simple with the Right Door

Simply…

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Added by Lizzie Weakley on July 11, 2019 at 11:48am — No Comments

5 Amazing Things to Must do When in Lonavala

Away from the hustle-bustle of the Mumbai city is the beautiful hill station of Lonavala. Nestled in the heart of the Sahyadri hills, Lonavala is home to sensational natural beauty. Birdseye view of the mountain peaks, sparkling water of the lakes and age-old caves will make you gape in awe. 

Lonavala is well-connected to the city of Mumbai and Pune via roadways and railways. Hyderabad and Lonavala bus…

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Added by Jitender Sharma on July 10, 2019 at 2:54am — No Comments

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