Working With Professional Contractors

Are you interested in fixing up your house? Learn whether DIY projects or hiring a professional contractor is right for you.

Soil Building And Why It Is So Important To A Healthy Landscape

6 May 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

The quality of your soil is the most important element in how well your landscape plants grow. Preparing the soil ahead of time for planting is a must, but the mistake most homeowners make is not regularly continuing the practice.  Healthy Soil is Rich in Humus Humus is the organic matter in your soil. Unfortunately, humus breaks down over time to where it no longer does its job. Once humus is gone, plants are less able to extract nutrients from the soil, meaning you must continually add more fertilizer. Read More …

3 Ways To Go Green With Your Air Conditioner This Summer

22 April 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

One of your biggest expenses during the summer is likely your electric bill; the hotter weather of the summer means more air conditioning set at lower temperatures. If you are using window units, which are notoriously energy gobblers, your bill may also be especially high. However, even a household with central heat and air and a heat pump can still experience significant increases in their electric bill in the summer. Not only is all this energy usage bad for your wallet, but it is also bad for the environment. Read More …

About Me
Working With Professional Contractors

I have never been much of a DIY-er, but when I moved into my first home, I decided to try my hand at a few projects. My ideas blew up in my face--badly. I found myself struggling to put wiring back together and to repair the lawn that I had butchered. Instead of trying to clean up the mess and make things right on my own, I contacted a team of professional contractors for help. They were amazing to work with. They went through and worked room by room to repair my mistakes, and it was really incredible to see the difference they made.