About Me
Summers Are More Fun with a Backyard Deck

When I was growing up, my family home had a backyard deck. I didn't realize how much I loved it until I later moved into my own home that didn't have one. We used to have family over for outdoor gatherings and cook out on it. It was covered, so if it rained, it never ruined the party! As a teenager, one of my favorite ways to relax was to go outside onto the deck and listen to the rain fall on its roof. The sound was so soothing. After enduring one summer in my new home with no deck, I was determined to have one installed quickly. I found a local contractor who got the job done quickly and accurately, and my house now feels like a "home!" I decided to start a blog to share what I learned during the deck construction process along with some other tips!


Getting The Most Out Of Your Furnace

18 December 2014
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A furnace is only as efficient as the duct system and home that it is connected to. You can buy a highly efficient condensing furnace for your home. Such a furnace will top out at about 98% efficient. Connecting an efficient furnace to an inefficient duct system can vastly decrease the overall performance of your system. Furthermore, if your home does not retain heat as well as it should, the performance of your heating system can be further compromised. Read More …

Upgrade Your Home And Save Money With Window Replacement

17 December 2014
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Older windows may be disrupting your home environment and wasting your money. Older windows can have thin glass and not fit frames properly, letting in unwanted heat or cold. This can cause the heating and cooling systems in your home to work inefficiently, and run up your energy bills. Here are four ways energy efficient windows can save you money and give you peace of mind. 1. A Stable Home Climate Read More …