Meet Jane Evans

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Meet Jane Evans

During college, I lived in a small, old house. My roommates and I loved it's cozy charm and, for the most part, didn't have any problems. However, one day, we noticed that the carpet in one of the bedrooms was wet--and it couldn't be dried. When we called our landlady and the repairman, they discovered that the shower not only needed to be re-caulked, but there was mold everywhere under the carpet. We had to move out for two weeks while they fixed the problem. Soon, thanks to the contractor (the likes of whom you can read about), we were back at home.


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Adding A Boat Dock To Your Property
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When you looked at your house while it was on the market, you may have been impressed with the lighting from the photos and during the tour. But since moving into the home, you may not feel like the lighting is ideal for what your family wants and needs. This may even extend to the outdoors where you would love to improve the lighting throughout the front yard and backyard. Read More 

Three Tips To Help Prevent Damage To Your Roof

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Considering A Foam Roof? Know The Truth Behind These Three Myths

If you need a new roof for your home, foam may be one material you have been considering. While this material is great for a home, it has many myths associated with it that could discourage you from moving forward with selecting it. Here is what you need to know about three of these myths. Foam Roofing Will Be Pecked At By Birds One myth about foam roofing is that birds will peck at the material. Read More 

3 Reasons Scaffolding Is Important in the Construction Industry

Working on scaffolding can be beneficial; scaffolding is supportive and creates a large platform that workers can stand on instead of having to use ladders or other equipment. Here are a few reasons why scaffolding may be the best choice for your project.  Safety at a Height The first and most obvious benefit of scaffolding is that it makes working at a height safer. Workers can use attachments that connect them to the scaffolding, so if they step off, their safety equipment will catch them and prevent a fall. Read More 

4 Styles Of Fencing For Your Inground Pool

If you've just had an inground pool installed in your backyard, then you now need to concern yourself with installing a fence. These fences are required by law in many states. In NYC, for instance, you need to have a 4-foot high fence that can prevent children from accessing the pool. You should look online for your local municipality's rules regarding the situation. Once you have established the exact height and design of the gate, you need to figure out what type of material you will use. Read More