Why Winter Is A Good Time To Waterproof Your Basement

Construction & Contractors Blog

If you've been noticing that you have an increase in water or moisture in your basement, it may be time to call in a professional. A waterproofing company will come to your home, inspect your basement and determine where the water is coming from. From there, it could be a simple fix or a complex repair—depending on the root of the problem. If you're thinking winter is a bad month for basement repair—think again. Here are some reasons why you shouldn't hesitate to call in the pros.

30 December 2014

Stay Warm With These Four Trouble Shooting And Maintenance Tips For Your Radiant Heating System


As the weather is getting colder, your heating is working double time to heat your home. If you have radiant heating in your home, there are some maintenance chores you will need to do to keep your home warm. This can include cleaning the boiler to keep it working efficiently, or getting air out of the lines of the radiators. If you do some common maintenance tasks for your system, it will work much better.

18 December 2014

Children Visiting For The Holidays? Childproof Your Bathroom To Protect Your Plumbing


You can often tell the difference between a home with children and one without children just by walking into the bathroom. In homes without children, there are usually decorative knick-knacks within feet of the floor, cute storage containers stacked on shelves, and cute little hand towels displayed on every wall. While your non-childproofed bathroom probably serves your needs well most of the time, it can prove a risk to your plumbing when children come to visit for the holidays.

17 December 2014