MUST KNOW HOW
MUST KNOW HOW
Installing a roof drain
The problem with flat roofs is that if they do not have a proper drainage system, they will collect much water and can cause it to flood. So to prevent this kind of problems, you will need to install a roof drain. As long as yo have the right tools and materials, this shouldn't be a hard job. If your roof already has pools, then maybe you should use a pipe to siphon the water away. Mater ...
Air conditioner maintenance tips
Air conditioner maintenance is not very popular amongst users, but it is a part of the overall maintenance of your house. These units need a regular, time to time, maintenance in order to keep working properly. If maintained, the air conditioner will surely last longer. Also if you keep a regular maintenance you will also cut the overall costs for repairs. Clean the air conditioner at least ...
The importance of attic ventilation
Roof vents are most of the times overlooked when it comes to saving money on energy. Most users do not know that the hottest part of their homes is the attic. So more than 70% of the heat in your home is lost through the ceiling/attic (if it isn't insulated). Also having the attic unventilated will cause heat to build up and raise the temperature in your home, making your air conditioner to wo ...
Setting fence posts
Among the many things you can do with fence posts, the obvious one is to surround your garden or yard with fencing sections between the posts. Also, if you have a house with a vegetables garden it’s better to fence it, so that all the vegetables and flowers will be safe from animals. Instructions First of all, you’ll need to find all the necessary materials. You can start with the bags of ...
How to build a stone fence
The purpose of a stone fence is not only to separate and protect, but also to enhance the beauty of your property and increase its value. Anyone can build a stone fence with a little bit of knowldege. First of all you must know that the following materials and tools are required: a shovel, gravel, cut stone, mortar, a GPS (Global Positioning System) and protective eyewear and gloves. The ...
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