8 April 2015
Plumber's putty creates a watertight seal around a fixture. But despite this, the putty remains relatively soft, making it easy to work with. It is usually better than silicone both because it can act as a better filler and because it is easier to work with. The most common places that plumber's putty is used is at the base of sink fixtures. The plumber's putty is applied right before the fixture is placed onto the sink.
25 March 2015
To the novice driver, a crack in the windshield is little more than a cosmetic flaw. However, for those drivers that understand safety, a crack in the windshield is a safety hazard. With that being said, for one reason or another, taking your vehicle in for a repair immediately after you recognize a crack might not be possible. Fortunately, there are some things you can do to help minimize the risk of the crack spreading until you can get your vehicle in for repairs by professionals, such as Central Glass.
13 March 2015
If you have some broken concrete on the outside of your home, you need to have it taken care of. While you might be someone that enjoys the occasional project around the house, you might want to leave this one to the professionals. To help you understand why, take a brief look at the following points. Less Chance of a Lawsuit Even if someone walking on your sidewalk, steps, or driveway was not paying attention, goofing off, or simply trying to purposefully hurt themselves, you could end up responsible for a lot of financial payments to that person if they decided to sue after obtaining an injury.
8 December 2014
Environmental awareness has become a major issue in many communities around the country. This should not be surprising, given that climate change has emerged as a major national issue and many local landfills are struggling to keep up with demand. While recycling can be an effective way of reducing your trash output, there are a couple of common misconceptions when it comes to recycling that you should generally disregard. Myth: Recycling Is Always Inconvenient
4 December 2014
A bathroom is one of the more significant rooms in any house. It is where you go to clean up before you start your day and rinse off before your day comes to a close. This makes it unfortunate for someone to be unhappy with his or her bathroom. If you are someone who hates your bathroom, here are three fun remodeling ideas for you to consider. 1. Heated Tile Floors
24 November 2014
Living in a home or apartment with just one bathroom can be difficult, but it is even more difficult when your entire family shares the bathroom's enclosed shower. You will need a few items to make the sharing easier. Here are three items you may benefit from when your family is all sharing the same enclosed shower. 1. Car Windshield Rain Repellent You may have used this product on your vehicle's windshield to clean and make its surface more water-resistant.
21 November 2014
Getting companies like Chew Bittel Associates Inc. to install skylights on your roof is a terrific way to improve the interior of your home. What can be better than lying on a sofa and looking up at the sky? But skylights provide you with many other advantages besides this. Below are listed just a few of the benefits you will get by installing skylights in your home. Improved Lighting It's hard to beat natural lighting, and skylights allow you to bring more of this light into your home.