Summer is hot. While you might look forward to the summer for the entire rest of the year, come June, you are always surprised just how uncomfortably warm summer can get. While this might not be much of a problem during the day, when you can spend hours on the beach or by the pool — or else holed up in an air-conditioned office — you might notice the heat acutely at night, when your bedroom feels stifling.
Unfortunately, not everyone is allowed or prepared to make permanent changes to cool Read more [...]
There are few things better than coming home from a hard day and feeling the stress melt from your aching body as you enter your bedroom. Unfortunately, not everyone feels the same way when it comes to bedrooms; in fact, some even feel a certain uneasiness, as though their bedroom is not at all inviting. It might not seem like a big deal, but the stress can add up when you do not have a cozy bedroom in which to forget the stress of the day.
Fortunately, you do not have to suffer in silence. There Read more [...]
Who has never dreamt about conceiving his own house, from the flooring to the number of stairs? Nowadays, commissioning the construction of an habitation is quite common and much more affordable than in the old days. In this context, to help customers define their real needs and think towards the future, the use of home design software is now inevitable. As a matter of fact, there is a widespread usage of these. But what’s really the point in using such tools and how do they work?
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Your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) is one of your home’s most important systems. It keeps you warm in the winter and cool in the summer, and it’s vital to your home’s air quality, as well. In some, if not most, parts of the country, a functioning HVAC system is a must for comfort and safety.
However, replacing your HVAC is expensive – you can count on dropping $4,000 to $12,000 on it, depending on where you live, the size of your home, whether you need new ductwork Read more [...]
Among all the rooms of a house, the living room is probably the most used and most important room. This is where substantial and crucial family discussions happen, especially on particular issues. This place is also the setting of most family gatherings ranging from a small and personal movie night to a reunion of distant relatives. All members of the family, babies and the old, get to share the fun that living rooms offer. No wonder people make so much effort and take time renovating their living Read more [...]
If you are thinking about buying a pre-construction home you are not alone. The amount of freedom you have in helping decide how your home will look, where it will be located, and the details of your contract are hard to pass up. But what should you know before purchasing one? Many people rent condos during the summer months in vacation locations such as Florida or the east coast, but wouldn't it be nice to own one? Since the purchase of a home is not only a life decision but it’s also a huge Read more [...]
Termites’ infestation is known to cause damages worth $5 billion in the USA every year. This figure constitutes damages to residential and commercial property. In as much as termites appear to be slow and less harmful, they can cause severe damages in houses if not dealt with.
You will see mud channels build on surfaces, halls created on wood and wings shed off on house’s entry points. These are some of the signs that show your home is infested by termites. According to experts from Rove Pest Read more [...]