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Upholstery Tips For Pet Owners

If you need to have a favorite chair or couch reupholstered, you may be wondering how you can prevent damage from your pets going forward. Fortunately, there are several upholstery strategies you can take to keep your items looking like new. The following tips will help. Tip #1: Skip the loops There are many options when it comes to how the fabric is made. Looped fabrics are popular because they feel plush – similar to how looped carpet weaves are more plush. Read More 

Signs Of Damage A Structural Engineer Looks For When Inspecting Your Home

Foundation damage is a frightening thing to consider because it makes you question the stability of your home. When you see cracks in the foundation or notice bowing of the walls in your basement, you want to get repairs done as soon as possible. However, the first step should be to hire a structural engineer to assess the damage and to determine if the structure of your home is in danger. Read More 

Three Ways Sandblasting Can Benefit Homeowners

When the average person thinks of the term sandblasting, they probably think about commercial or industrial applications. However, if you're a homeowner, sandblasting services can be especially beneficial for you. Whether you want to protect your home or simply enhance its appearance, here are just some of the ways that sandblasting can help you meet your goals.    Rust Removal If you have any metal surfaces around your home, you know that rust can be a real problem. Read More 

Understanding The Threat Of Expansive Soil To Your Foundation

Nothing strikes fear into the heart of a homeowner quite like the thought of having to deal with a cracked foundation. Yet many homeowners fail to understand the sorts of things that can lead to this all too common problem. If you would like to help protect your home from suffering foundation damage by educating yourself about common causes of foundation cracks, read on. This article will introduce you to the threat of expansive soil. Read More 

A Few Things You Should Know About Gutter Covers Before You Buy Them

Gutter covers fit over your rain gutters to keep them from becoming clogged. They may be mesh screens, reverse curb plastic pieces, foam filters, or nylon guards. While these covers will keep debris from getting into the gutters to clog them, they do have other problems too. Consider the following when deciding whether to buy the covers or not. Gutter Covers Mesh screens, foam filters, and nylon guards can become clogged by the debris they keep out of the gutter. Read More