Archive for October 3, 2019
As empty nesters, you and your husband joked about the temperature in the house. After an abrupt cool down during the last 24 hours the upstairs thermostat indicated that the temperature was 65 degrees Fahrenheit. After being in the 90s over the weekend, this Thursday morning felt particularly cold. You told your husband that while it was cooler than normal in the house, you were not yet ready to turn on the furnace. In unison then you both exclaimed, “But we could!”
After 22 years of parenting you finally have the house to yourselves and while it often seems too quiet, the upside is that you do not have to listen to the complaints of your two daughters when you turn on the furnace for the first time. For some reason both girls hate the smell of the first hour or so of the furnace being turned on. Even more, the hate the feeling of hot air blowing on them. In fact, during the last few years you have had some hilarious discussions about just how cold the house has to get before the
When it comes to choosing the right window treatments for your home, different homeowners have different needs. While some are looking for decorative window treatments, others want something more practical, or both. Window blinds are a popular option used to add an alluring effect to any room and they come wide variety to choose from.
Window blinds come in various styles, colors and patterns, which allows you to compare and contrast different options depending on your house needs. The four main types of blinds for your consideration include roman blinds, cordless blinds, Venetian blinds, mini blinds, vertical and horizontal blinds.
Tips for Choosing the Right Window Blinds
- Choose blinds that complement the design, decor and color of your home spaces. Consider you interior and exterior spaces.
- Window blinds shou
There’s no denying the importance of having a solid roof on your house. Not only does it keep the elements out, but it represents about 40% of the visual exterior of a home and plays an important role in the overall aesthetics of a house.
When comes to home repairs, ignoring roofing issues such as leaks, cracks or broken shingles isn’t a good idea. Roofing issues require immediate attention. Failure to address roofing issues immediately can result in bigger problems and even bigger bills.
Eventually, there will likely come and time when your home is need of a roof replacement to address cracks, leaks and other issues. How will you know? These signs should give you a good idea of when the right time is:
- Water issues: When it comes to roof replacement, water issues are usually a telltale sign that it’s time to do something. A spot on the ceiling or a leak can someti