Common Signs That Your Water Heater Is Giving Out
18 May 2015
Most people don't think about their water heaters until they turn on the faucet to a cold shower. Often, there are signs that your water heater is about to go out. By knowing what they are and inspecting your heater periodically, you can plan for a replacement before you are stuck with nothing but cold water.
Check the Warranty
The lifespan of a water heater depends on many variables – the specific heater and manufacturer, whether you have hard water, and how much it is used.
A Guide To Buying The Right Surge Protector
29 April 2015
Before using your electrical components, consider investing in a surge protector. Surge protectors are responsible for keeping your electrical devices from experiencing any type of surge in electricity. The following guide will help you choose the right surge protector for your needs.
Decide on a Number of Outlets
Before purchasing a surge protector, consider how many outlets you need to have. Determine the items you plan to plug into the surge protector and purchase the item with the desired number of ports available.
How to Brace Your Garage for a Storm Attack
14 April 2015
Most homeowners build garages as an extension to their homes. While this may sometimes save on costs and space, it usually puts the home at risk of flooding when a hurricane strikes.
The fact that garage doors have hinges and a lot of moving parts, such as track systems, makes them a point of weakness in almost any home. This makes impact-proofing garage doors a necessary step when it comes to minimizing hurricane related losses.
Taking Green Roofs To A Whole New Level: Commercial Roofing That Goes Beyond Recycled Materials
1 April 2015
Grass and trees in large cities are at a premium, unless you live very close to a park. Even then, everything green does not belong to your business, but to the city. When you decide to replace your commercial roofing, and you want a green roof, consider the following possibility. You will not only own a little patch of green, but you will also be helping the environment and the air quality of your city.