2014

Applying And Repairing Stucco

Stucco can give the exterior of your home a different look than your neighbor's home, while enclosing it in a material that helps to insulate. It is a strong material that gives your home a textured look, making it feel exotic. When using stucco, there are a few guidelines that you should follow when adding it to your home and when needing to make a repair. The Layers Needed  Stucco will adhere best to a concrete base.

Air Conditioning Advancements To Help You Save Money

Without air conditioning, indoor temperatures could become extremely uncomfortable and even downright dangerous in summer weather. Despite the necessity for air conditioning when the weather is hot, paying for the service can cause electricity costs to skyrocket. If you're tired of paying astronomical bills in order to stay cool during the hottest months of the year, then you may be in for a big surprise. There are some amazing technological advancements available, which could allow you to lower your energy costs as well as reduce the frequency in which your HVAC contractor must service your unit:

Ready To Fall: Drought-Damaged Trees

If you've watched the plants on your property suffer during the drought, it may be a relief to see the rainy season arrive. However, it might already be too late for the trees on your property. Drought can damage trees in ways that aren't necessarily visible to the naked eye, and once the damage is done, a good rain might spell disaster: trees falling on homes, cars, and even people. Read on to learn more about how your trees might be suffering from the drought and what symptoms to look for.