Mattress Buying 101: All About Box Springs


You probably have at least one your home, but you likely do not know a lot about these furniture pieces. Box springs are actually really important to your bed setup, and they do serve a valuable purpose. Take a look at some of the things you should know about box springs to help you when you are shopping for a new mattress set.  What exactly is a box spring? A box spring looks a lot like a mattress from the outside, but it is actually just a wooden frame with springs incorporated to offer support for the mattress.

5 June 2019

When To Use Accelerated Set Concrete

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When you think about working with concrete, you might think about working with standard concrete. Even though standard concrete is great for all types of jobs and projects, it's not the only type of concrete that you can use. Accelerated set concrete, which is designed to set more quickly than standard concrete, is ideal for many projects and might be something for you to consider. You're Using a Ready-Mix Concrete Company

19 April 2019

Want To Replace The Fence After Purchasing An Older Home? 3 Tips For Making The Right Purchase

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After moving into a home that already has fencing installed, you may be curious about what can be done to help the front of your home look updated. If the fencing is in bad condition due to years of wear and tear without any maintenance, you'll want to see exactly what you can do to have it replaced and look its best. Instead of spending a lot of money on a new fence without doing your research, consider some of the following tips that can help lead you towards picking out new fencing that will look great for your home.

4 March 2019

Need New Countertops? 3 Granite Myths To Understand

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From quartz and tile to concrete and linoleum, the different countertop materials available can be overwhelming. Even though each offers a few pros and cons, choosing the right one can be still a challenge. Because it is a popular option, many homeowners and builders install granite without really understanding the construction and benefits of this natural countertop material. By debunking a few common myths, you will understand if granite is the right option for your countertops.

22 January 2019

Reclaimed Water And Your Sprinkler System

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Every person could be a bit greener and better to the environment. While you probably look for energy-efficient appliances to outfit your home and make it a point to turn off the lights when you're not using them, there are things you can do on the outside of your home as well. Learn how using reclaimed water for your irrigation system can benefit the environment and even your budget.  Reclaimed Water

10 December 2018

Mistakes to Avoid When You Have a Quartz Countertop in Your Kitchen

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After having a quartz countertop installed in your kitchen, you may be thrilled with how the natural stone complements your decor. However, to keep the beauty of your quartz countertops, make sure you avoid making the following mistakes while using and caring for them. Cutting Directly on the Counter Before your quartz countertops were installed, you may have had stainless steel or tile counters that were so old that you no longer cared about scratching them.

29 October 2018

A Few Tips For Weed Prevention

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Whether it is a vegetable garden, your flower beds, or a grassy lawn, seeing weeds growing up, taking away the nutrients, and blocking the sun is maddening and frustrating. It can be difficult to get rid of the weeds without harming anything else growing in the area. Getting down on your hands and knees and pulling all the weeds is time-consuming and, for many people, painful. It is actually better and easier to prevent the weeds from emerging in the first place.

20 September 2018

3 Reasons To Install Square Gable Vents On Your Home

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If you look at some of the homes in your neighborhood and elsewhere throughout your area, you might notice small, square-shaped vents near the tops of the homes. If your home does not have these, then you should know that they can be a great investment. These are a few reasons to install these vents on your home. 1. They're Affordable For one thing, if you're on a budget when it comes to making renovations to your home, then you might be unsure of whether or not you can afford square gable vents.

5 August 2018

Summer Coming? Why You Might Need A New AC Unit

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When you step outside and notice that the seasons have started to change, you know that summer is indeed on its way. Just imagining the way the heat feels on your skin makes you extra grateful for the air conditioning system in your home. However, if you live in an older house, there's a strong possibility that the AC system is very out-of-date. Even if it still happens to blow out cool air, it still might be time for you to usher in a replacement.

25 June 2018

3 Things To Consider About Window Treatment Design

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Window treatments do more than just block sunlight from entering into the room. They can completely change the style of your home in addition to being a great way to protect your home from harmful UV rays. Because of this, it's important to select the window treatments for your home's windows carefully. You want to make sure that you choose window treatments that are both functional and aesthetically pleasing. Here are three things to consider when it comes to window treatment design.

12 May 2018