… I almost always end up scratching my head when it comes to what to ask for from Santa for Christmas. Fortunately for me, I track a couple of pretty decent sites that produce some pretty decent Holiday Gift Guides, and these in turn have given me some decent ideas. Paying it forward, I'm gonna share a roundup of 2013 Holiday Gift Guides, most delivered right to my Inbox.
Though PVC is known for being easy to handle and maintain, there are a few things you’ll want to know before diving in. Save yourself some time, money, and frustration by soaking up some quick PVC tips!
While helping to combat ice dams, getting wet and heavy snow off the roof just makes good common sense. The longer snow sits on a roof, greater the chances of water infiltration - pretty elementary. Right? [Click to Read More]
It was cold this weekend in Baltimore. This is important because it was really cold, below freezing during the day for the first time this ... go around. Something about it said, “jb, hey bud … yeah you. Isn't it time you got to thinking about winter; time for you to get busy with some basic winterization?” [Click to Read More]
To plug my power pack in, which again I needed for my landscape lighting, I had to install a new outlet. Going against specification somewhat, I mounted my pack indoors, in the small room that sits under our side porch. While I had previously called this room our mechanical room that really isn't a fair distinction. Our main breaker panel, as well as the command board for our security system, is installed here, but really the room is used for little more than storage. [Click to Read More]