4 Ways to Potentially Avoid Needing AC Repairs This Summer

When the sweltering months of summer hit, you'll be relying on your home's central air conditioning to keep you cool and comfortable. Unfortunately, air conditioning repairs don't usually come at convenient times, which means you could be stuck with a non-functional AC on the hottest day of the year. And while there's no way to guarantee you won't need any air conditioning repairs this summer, there are some steps you can take to better maintain your AC system and reduce your chances of needing a costly repair. [Read More]

Furnace Troubles? Tips To Help You Identify And Repair The Problem

If your furnace has stopped producing warm air, or it's not coming on at all, you need to diagnose the problem quickly. There's still a few weeks of winter left, which means you still need your furnace to keep you warm. Here are some things you need to do to help you isolate and identify the problem. Start With the Furnace Door If your furnace isn't starting up the way it should, you need to start with an inspection of the unit; particularly the furnace door. [Read More]

4 Awesome Masonry Hardscaping Projects That Will Give You Beautiful Outdoor Spaces

Are you looking for different ways to makeover your backyard space or improve curb appeal with better landscaping design? Hardscaping features are a great way to improve the appearance of your outdoor spaces. Paved drives and paths are just the most common hardscaping features done with brick and masonry. Here are some awesome masonry hardscaping projects that will give your outdoor spaces a beautiful makeover: 1. Retaining Walls to Cut Flat Patio Space into Steep Terrains [Read More]

2 Tips For Selecting An Outdoor Location For Your Home's New Central Air Conditioning Unit

If you have never had a central air conditioner before and are preparing for the installation of a new system, you may have been asked to pick out a spot for your new unit. However, you may be uncertain of how to go about the process. If so, use the following tips to help you select an outdoor location for your home's new central AC unit. 1.  Pick an Area Free From Trees or Shrubbery [Read More]