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Three Reasons Picket Fences Are Overdue For a Comeback

There are so many different types of residential fencing out there — vinyl fences, metal fences, wood fences, you name it — but one of the most iconic types of fences is nowhere to be seen anymore. Picket fences. These classic fences are overdue…

Well Drilling Services 101

Water is one of the most basic necessities needed for life, yet this valuable resource can sometimes be hard to come by. Of all of the water on Earth,…

How to Choose the Right Screws for Any Job

Anyone who has a project that requires a bolt and nut supply knows how important it is to buy the correct size and type of bolts. If your task needs hex…

Why you Might Want to Hold Off on Replacing Your Bathtub

January 23, 2015 - 5:26 pm in Bathtub install, Bathtub refinish, Refinish bathtub

It’s hard to believe, but spring is right around the corner, which makes now the perfect time to start mapping out your bathroom renovation project. However, there are two important factors to keep in mind when doing so: time and money. After all, time…

8 Key Points to Consider about New Wood Flooring

January 22, 2015 - 12:43 pm in Hardwood flooring company, Laminate tile flooring

The flooring industry in the United States is huge — it employs almost 95,000 people, and the industry as a whole generates about $14 billion in revenue each year. This sector is also growing and in the five years from 2009 to 2014, the flooring industry…

The 6 Best Ways to Make Sure You Get a Great Deal on Furniture

The history of furniture dates back many years, and the word ‘sofa’ comes from an Arabic word that means ‘bench.’ Similarly, the word ‘couch’ originates from an old French term that translates to ‘recline.’ The…

Screws, Nuts and Bolts, Oh My How to Sort Through the Toolbox

Have you taken a tour of your dad’s toolkit lately? You might have been pretty surprised to notice that there are a ton of assortments of everything: silver pieces labeled “3/8 flat washer”, “hex flange bolts” or “12 point…

Miners Embrace Solar Technology

A surprising new customer has entered the solar renewable energy market: mines. Around the world, various mining companies are turning to wind and solar energy technology to provide power to their operations. A 15-megawatt solar facility powers about 5% of…

Three Ways to Make Your Home’s Flooring Surfaces More Green

When it’s time to install replacement flooring in your home, the options might seem endless — because they basically are. However, your choice could be easier than you think, especially if you want your flooring to do good for the environment.…

5 Interesting Tips for Remodeling Your Bathroom

If you are redoing your home, this is the perfect time to create a custom bathroom design that caters to your needs and personal style. According to the annual Cost vs. Value Report done by Remodeling Magazine, remodeling your bathroom is a smart investment.…