Archive for the ‘Home Improvement’ Category

How to make your house well ventilated?

Posted on August 23rd, 2012 by by Home Caretaker

One of the most effective ways in which you can ensure that the air inside your house is fresh, germ free and healthy is by making sure that your house has proper ventilation. Proper ventilation allows the passage of fresh air inside your house and that pushes out the stale and dirty air out. Proper […]

Asbestos testing-important for every family member

Posted on August 5th, 2012 by by Home Caretaker

Dangers related to asbestos are everywhere. They can be very disastrous in environments of work. Workers like electricians, carpenters, plumbers, ship builders or the insulation teams may have fibers of asbestos on their clothes which can be very harmful for their families or anyone who comes close to them. A lot of people believe that […]

How often should you ask for a professional home inspection?

Posted on July 30th, 2012 by by Home Caretaker

Considering putting your house up on sale and relocating? Before you contact a real estate agent, make sure you contact a professional home inspector first for a detailed evaluation of the condition of the house. There are minute things that common people might ignore or just be not able to see, that are looked into […]

Tips to surface your concrete

Posted on June 19th, 2012 by by Home Caretaker

Concrete floors can be very boring and dull. Therefore, it is important that you resurface them so that they look attractive. The first thing that you will have to do when you are resurfacing the concrete is to get them cleaned. It is important that you get all the dust and the dirt removed before […]

Quarter sawn white oak a fantastic pick for doors

Posted on June 9th, 2012 by by Home Caretaker

Ways are not one but many to cut and craft a piece of wood in order to bring out its natural beauty. Quarter sawn white oak is sawed at a specific angle to garner a unique grain pattern on the face of the board. The colour and durability has made oak always a prized wood. […]

Hiring junk removal companies

Posted on June 3rd, 2012 by by Home Caretaker

Not each and every waste can be disposed at a community and personal level. Professional junk removal companies are present to meet your requirements of waste removal and disposal. The reasons to hire a junk removal company is not one but many. One of the first reasons is to save time. The modern world is […]

Green living for beginners

Posted on May 29th, 2012 by by Home Caretaker

You can start by taking a simple few steps for going green with your home. This would not only help the plants of your surroundings but also will be very helpful for having a enhanced and simplified life in your house. It could also be rewarding in terms of economy when you are going for […]

Home heating devices for you

Posted on May 21st, 2012 by by Home Caretaker

With increment in price of electricity, people are tending to shift to better and economical substitutes. For some times wood burning stoves were an option for room heating, but now a days, most of the homes have fireplaces that run on propane electricity, that come quite costly and never give the same satisfaction as stoves. […]

Things to upgrade your old door

Posted on May 19th, 2012 by by Home Caretaker

If you are going to upgrade the condition of your door, one of the first things that you will need to do is upgrade the lock cylinders. To avoid easy accessibility for the burglars, you have to replace the cylinders of the lock if it has become old. It is a question of security of […]

Upgrade your home cost effectively

Posted on April 25th, 2012 by by Home Caretaker

Just minor changes with furnishings, cushion covers, throws, napkins, table runners can bring about a whole new look to your home and guess what, these upgradations come quite in a cost effective manner. Getting started with the pillows and cushions; different pillows can enhance the trendy look of your home by just changing the colour […]