Cleaning Windows with Vinegar Without Streaks 

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 10:46:00 AM Categories: Cleaning Tips Green Living

window washing with vinegarVinegar is a miracle from nature. Completely non-toxic and anti-bacterial, vinegar is actually beneficial to any surface it touches. It safely kills germs and is much more economical than chemical cleaning solutions. It’s not even harmful when accidentally inhaled or ingested. (If you’ve got kids, you’ll love that part). The acidic composition of vinegar acts quickly to break down the kind of film that frequently accumulates on glass surfaces. 

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10 Roofing Maintenance Tips for Lasting Roofline Results 

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 10:30:00 AM Categories: Home Improvement Tips Home Maintenance Home Renovation

Roofing tipsDo you keep your roof “top of mind?” With all the daily hustle and bustle, it’s easy to lose sight of the most important exterior essentials that safeguard your entire interior space. Even though most asphalt roof systems are designed to protect your home for about 15 years, the National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA) recommends you inspect your roof regularly two times a year during the spring and fall.

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10 Gravel Driveway Maintenance Tips that Won’t Drive YOU Crazy 

Friday, February 8, 2013 8:48:00 AM Categories: Hard Landscaping Home Improvement Tips

Gravel Driveway RepairDon't let your gravel driveway get the best of you! Learn the 10 best tips to keep your driveway maintained without losing your sanity. Great Day Improvements provides numerous tips and advice on how to most properly maintain and keep your gravel driveway looking great. If you are ready to improve your driveway and pour concrete, we can help with that as well!

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Insulation R Value Chart 

Wednesday, February 6, 2013 2:54:00 PM Categories: Energy Savings

Insulation for your homeInsulation is one of the unsung heroes of the home. It is never seen and rarely does one think about it. While often overlooked, insulation is essential to a comfortable and energy efficient home. However, not all insulations are made the same. There are a number of different materials such as fiberglass and cellulose as well as a number of different forms such as batting and blown in.

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How to Get a Construction Loan & Create Your Personal Paradise 

Wednesday, February 6, 2013 12:23:00 PM Categories: Home Improvement Tips Home Renovation

Construction LoanRecently, when my husband and I bought a fixer-upper house, we thought we could fix it up little by little. The little projects were easy. Inevitably, however, we had to consider those big-ticket fixes on our wish list, the ones we’d been putting off. These were all items requiring either a construction loan or a miracle to accomplish. That is when we learned all about how to apply and successully be approved for a home construction loan.

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Window Film Energy Savings for Your Home 

Monday, January 28, 2013 10:04:00 AM Categories: Energy Savings Home Improvement Tips Home Renovation Replacement Windows

Window Film Energy Savings for Your HomeWinter is here, and as the song goes, Baby, it’s cold outside. When the temperature drops inside and you can’t get warm without the use of a winter parka, your first instinct might be to reach for the thermometer. You might want to check your windows instead. Some homeowners might consider replacing windows or purchasing new energy-efficient blinds, and while both of these are good options for those with the budget, there’s another solution that’s a little easier on the wallet: window film.  

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When to Plant Grass Seed in Your State 

Monday, January 28, 2013 9:52:00 AM Categories: Green Living Home Improvement Tips Outdoor Living

When to Plant Grass SeedA lush green yard is the envy of every neighborhood, but it can be a challenge to obtain. There is much more to green grass than simply sun and water! A beautiful green yard is often the result of using the correct fertilizer, aeration technique and type of grass seed. The time in which the grass seed was planted is also an important factor.

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