When you begin to experience moisture in your home's basement with damp basement walls, pooling water on your floors, wet flooring, or a musty mold odor in your basement, you should correct the problem as soon as possible, as mold and mildew growth in your home has serious health effects. Here are two methods to help you correct the problem that is causing your wet basement. Install An Interior Drain System
Concrete demolition seems like a fairly straightforward project if you don't know what you're doing. When you have concrete that needs to be removed from your property, seriously consider your options before deciding to do it yourself. You are likely to find that you'll save time and money by leaving it to the professionals. Here's why. Pros Know What Needs to be Done People who spend their lives working with concrete understand what is involved with nearly any repair or demolition.
Whether you have a simple wood deck or an elaborate space with fireplace and grill, having an outdoor space is a great investment for your home's appeal and value. Of course, proper cleaning and upkeep are important to protect your investment in outdoor living. Unfortunately, even with proper maintenance, your patio may develop imperfections, such as stains and even cracks in the concrete or asphalt. While alarming, proper understanding of how these cracks developed is smart for preventing future issues.
If you're like most homeowners, you want to maintain optimal curb appeal using modern trends and techniques but without losing a ton of money in the process. While you are looking at making an initial investment to introduce new updates to your property, there are many options to consider that will both improve your curb appeal and actually save you some money over time – here are four fantastic options to consider adding to your property project list this year:
If your asphalt driveway is beginning to take on the texture of a dried mud field, filled with cracks and small holes, you may be wondering whether there are any repair options short of resurfacing or repaving your entire driveway. Fortunately, a new technology enabling the almost complete recycling of asphalt may hold promise for a permanent driveway fix at any time of year. Read on to learn more about your low energy, environmentally-friendly driveway repair options.
Do you love the look of old stone walls and dream of one day having that look around your home? I was amazed at how my contractor transformed my boring block wall into a real work of art. The contractor used a combination of tools, stamps and stains to finish the concrete and create a spectacular looking stone wall. If this is something you want around your home, take a few minutes to browse through my blog. You will learn about the techniques, materials and styles that you have to choose from to finish just about any concrete surface around your home.