Landscaping: From Rookie to Master

2 Important Reasons To Waterproof Your Home

No matter how sound and fortified your home may appear to be, there are often very small cracks and tears along the outside walls and foundation that could be causing you more problems than you actually realize. The best way to fix this kind of issue is to have your home waterproofed, but if you aren't aware of the signs, you may not even realize that you need to have this procedure put into. Read More 

Septic System Basics For The New Homeowner

Nearly 20 percent of homes in the United States have septic systems rather than being connected to the conventional municipal sewer. While a septic tank is more common in rural areas and older homes, they aren't uncommon in new homes in some regions. Homeowners who are new to septic tanks are often confused about their practical care and maintenance. It's easy to forget about them as long as the toilet keeps flushing, but this can lead to problems down the line. Read More 

Top Reasons To Install A Stamped Concrete Patio In Your Backyard

Having a patio in your backyard provides an area where you can dine al fresco or spend quality time with family and friends. If you're interested in having a patio installed in your backyard, there are several different options available. Stamped concrete has become increasingly popular in the past several years, and it is the perfect material for a patio. Stamped concrete has a number of benefits over other types of patio materials, such as the following. Read More 

Want An Organic Garden In Your Neighborhood? What To Know

If you are ready to start harvesting and planting your own organic produce around your yard but you aren't sure exactly where to start, there are some things to get. You want to have organic materials, such as seeds and soil, and you have to make sure that the water is pure as well. Talk with the experts and test the following things, so that you can be positive that you aren't growing a garden with chemicals or other pollutants that you don't want to have in your produce. Read More 

Tips To Bring A Modern, Industrial Look To Your Interiors

Try some tips that will modernize your home interiors, bringing an industrial-style appeal to any space. These are simple projects and upcycles that will give your room an aesthetic appeal of an urban apartment, industrial loft, or city flat. Hang metal wall art. One quick way to give your home a speedy makeover is with metal wall art. Replace textiles, paintings, and collectibles with metal pieces that reflect a vintage air. Read More