How Compression Fittings Work, in Non-Technical Terms

Fittings are a general class of parts that, quite simply, connect tubular items such as pipes and hoses together. There are many types, but one of the most important to know about — and yet one of the trickiest to understand — is the compression fitting. Here’s a basic explanation, in non-technical terms: How Compression […]

Renting a House Can Be a Sound Financial Decision

Have you and your family outgrown apartment living? Are you ready for a yard, an attached garage, and walls that are not connected to your neighbors? If you have decided that you are ready to move beyond renting an apartment, but are not yet ready to buy a home, you might decide that living in […]

3 Reasons Stone Flooring May Be the Best Decision You’ve Ever Made for Your Home

Stone flooring can be a great option. A lot of people are probably familiar with stone walkways outside in different settings, but it is less common for people to put stone flooring inside buildings. However, it is becoming a more popular option, and for good reason. Stone flooring inside buildings can achieve a very nice […]

The Dos and Don’ts of Waterproofing a Basement That You Need to Know About

No one wants a wet basement. However, it’s one of the more unfortunate inevitabilities of owning a home. It’s estimated that a shocking 98% of homes with basements will experience water damage due to basement water leaks at some point. However, there are some things you can do to help reduce your risk of basement […]

3 Must-Know Tips for Keeping Basement Water Damage at Bay

Any room or story in the house can certainly get flooded. However, basements will still be much more prone to noticeable flooding problems than other sections of the house. People in some areas might not have homes with basements, which means that the first floor of the house will be more likely to be a […]