Archive for February, 2016
Whether you like to cook or prefer someone else to handle the stove, it is likely that your kitchen floor could use a good scrubbing. As 90% of people prefer a kitchen with a hard surface, such as wood or tile, you may need to deep clean the crevices occasionally. Cleaning tile and grout does not need to be complicated. The best way to clean tile floors is up for debate, but essentially you will apply either a paste, a spray, or steam the area. The one you should use depends on how dirty the grout is, and what you have in your kitchen cabinets.
The simplest method of cleaning til
The heating and air conditioning arrangement in your home can play a huge role in not only the quality and temperature of the air you breath, but in how much money is coming out of your pocket every month in energy costs. There are an estimated 85,469 HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) businesses in the United States, and they rake in about $71 billion in revenue each year. Boasting those numbers, it is clear to see that HVAC is big business in America.
It makes sense — we need warm homes when it’s cold outside, cooler homes during the summer, and the quality of air must be maintained so that people do not develop respiratory issues or fall ill. Changing an HVAC filter regularly can help a pe
Although the cost of a new bathtub can be enticing, homeowners may reconsider their options once they realize that they could be spending thousands more for the installation of a new bathtub. With a new bathtub costing between $250 and $800, installation costs can be considerable, especially in older homes. Often, the width of the bathtub exceeds the width of the bathroom’s door frame; homeowners could find that they need to remove door jambs or even sections of their homes’ walls in order to complete their tub replacement project.
Add in the cost of professional contractors and labor, and many homeowners are considering refinishing bathtub surfaces themselves. Experts advise taking care to cover floors and adjacent tile surfaces, and allotting at least a full day for the newly refinished bathtub surfac