5 Common Myths About Foam Roof Maintenance

Foam roofing has earned a mixed reputation over the last decade. It remains a good option for improving the insulation of a flat or low slope roof without costly improvements, but it also requires regular upkeep to stay in good shape and protect the rest of the home from moisture. Learn more information about the five most common myths spread about maintaining foam roof coatings before you invest in this treatment for your own home or business.

An In-Depth Look At Ferrock And How It Compares To Concrete

Concrete is one of the most common construction materials in the U.S., with over 68 million metric tons of the material produced in 2004. It's considered the standard building material for a wide range of construction projects, from ordinary residential homes to towering skyscrapers and massive hydroelectric dams. Recently, a University of Arizona student created an eco-friendly alternative that offers its own set of useful benefits. The following takes a look at how this new material, known as Ferrock, stacks up to traditional concrete.

Common Reasons To Test Your Well For Volume And Quality

Almost 9 million Canadians rely on groundwater for drinking, cooking, washing and agriculture. Water wells are drilled to reach groundwater in aquifers. Aquifers can be found in various sizes underground and are, essentially, holding tanks for groundwater. The ground naturally filters groundwater before it reaches these aquifers. Groundwater, however, can become contaminated and may run out of water. Here's what you need to know if you depend on your water well. 

DIY Tips To Clean And Condition Your Chain Link Fence

From added security and privacy to the overall increase in your home's value, it is easy to see why a fence, like one from Quality Chain Link Fencing, is so appealing. As a homeowner, you most likely know the importance of maintenance. However, you may not be familiar with the proper ways to clean and maintain your chain link fence. While chain link fencing offers a durable coating that prevents rust and discoloration, washing the metal fencing each year ensures appeal and a longer lifespan.

3 Simple Ways To Weatherproof Your Garage Door

Do you spend a lot of time in your garage in the winter, even if your garage door allows cold air to leak in? If so, are you looking for some simple ways to reduce the amount of cold air that seeps through your garage doors? There are many things you can do to help your garage stay warmer, and here are three things you can do to your garage door to help with this problem.