Home Improvement

Winter Home Safety: Gas and Carbon Monoxide

Winter Warning: Gas and Carbon Monoxide sources in the home. Damaged appliances that fuel-burn have a high risk of leaking gas or Co. These appliances need to be maintained yearly. This winter, remember be vigilant when running any gas appliance. In the home: Wood or gas fireplaces, gas cookers, gas ovens, gas dryer and portable… Continue reading Winter Home Safety: Gas and Carbon Monoxide

Home Improvement

Healthy Ecosystem Gardening – Landscaping the Right Way

Have you ever thought of the little visitors who frequent our gardens and live, feed, nest and even depend on our care of the urban sprawl that we have manufactured? Within the last 100 years neighborhoods, cities and even countryside developments have transformed millions of acres of native habitats across the United States into parking… Continue reading Healthy Ecosystem Gardening – Landscaping the Right Way

Home Improvement · Quotes and Estimates · Remodeling

8 Steps: Before you Build a Swimming Pool

Dreaming of a new pool in the backyard? When you are ready to take the next step closer to your new swimming pool; keep in mind the 8 steps that will help influence the right decisions and bring success to a complex home improvement project. Budget: Keep a ballpark range in mind for the fully completed project.… Continue reading 8 Steps: Before you Build a Swimming Pool

Home Maintenence · Pests · Quotes and Estimates

Wildlife Pest Control Tips

Preventing unwanted critters moving into your home is the best solution for pest control. It’s too late when you hear strange noises, find droppings or catch them red-handed in the attic… then you know you have a problem and it’s time to call the pest control guy. Mice, rat, squirrels, raccoons or birds can cause you… Continue reading Wildlife Pest Control Tips

Home Living

Top 5: Ways to Give Back this Christmas

Dear reader, We would like to wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Many of us have family gatherings, plenty of food, gifts to give, gifts to receive and most importantly a cozy warm home this winter. However it isn’t always the most wonderful time of the year for some families. Due to poverty, addictions, mental… Continue reading Top 5: Ways to Give Back this Christmas

Home Living

Best of Pinterest: Top 13 Thanksgiving Trends

It’s finally getting cooler and the leaves are falling! Let’s talk Thanksgiving! Enjoy the ContractorEasy Top 13 Thanksgiving ideas on Pinterest. Giving thanks has never looked this good! See our complete list of ideas for you to re-pin: https://www.pinterest.com/contractoreasy/thanksgiving/ Click on each image to go right to the source!                Follow along… Continue reading Best of Pinterest: Top 13 Thanksgiving Trends

Home Improvement · Home Maintenence

Need a new Garage Door? Read this!

Have you heard the old expression “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it”?  This might apply to a great deal in life…but when it comes to home repairs this doesn’t work! I’ve learned a hard lesson this week. For a while our garage door was making strange noises and it was becoming obvious the motor was struggling with the load.… Continue reading Need a new Garage Door? Read this!

Property Value · Real Estate

Five Steps to Sell your Home With Ease

Five steps to keep you on track to sell you home with ease     Prep: paper work You will need the property deed (or certified copies), bank loan documents, legal documents, sales contract, outstanding liens, renovation receipts, proof of taxes, insurance policy, status of home bills, property condition discloser, financial discloser and don’t worry if you… Continue reading Five Steps to Sell your Home With Ease

Quotes and Estimates

6 Reasons why you don’t need to DIY – find a Pro – find peace of mind

6 Reasons why you don’t need to DIY 1.   Support your local community and small family businesses serving your neighborhood and city. Try our Free Quotes for all your basic and serious home improvements. 2.   Get your local quotes from 2 – 3 registered contractors at one click or call. 3.   Talk to a human! Get your estimate over the… Continue reading 6 Reasons why you don’t need to DIY – find a Pro – find peace of mind