Smart thermostats are the latest rage in HVAC gadgetry. They include amazing technology that actually learns from your behaviors. If energy efficiency is important to you, you should consider adding one to your system. What Is a Smart Thermostat? A regular thermostat allows you to set the temperature in your home manually. If you want to change it, you have to be in physical proximity of the thermostat. A smart thermostat is basically a miniature computer unit that allows you to program it to change the temperature itself.
- If your kitchen has a old laminate countertop, then you should replace it. These countertops scream "out of date." If they are old, they probably have stains and scratches. You have two popular choices when it comes to replacing a laminate countertop: wood or quartz. Butcher Block Butcher block is a thick wooden material. It is great for wood style homes (log cabins, rustic cottages). The wood is always a hardwood, oftentimes something beautiful such as walnut or maple.
- For many homeowners, the art of properly pruning trees and shrubs seems mysterious and esoteric. In general, it's best to have a tree service handle this task during the cold season if you're looking to most effectively and conveniently take care of this tree care need. Pruning tasks can be carried out throughout the year, but many tree services recommend pruning in the late fall or early winter. The following are four major reasons why wintertime pruning is preferable.
- Every vehicle owner knows the sinking feeling you get when your auto is dented in a minor accident. Instead of spending a lot of money having the dent fixed at a body shop, another option is to fix the dent yourself with a method called stud welding. This article takes a closer look at this intriguing technique for car owners who don't mind putting in a little time and effort to repair their own dented vehicles.
- You're building a new home and you're trying to choose a heating system. Before you choose forced air, you might want to take a look at radiant floor heating. It's not your typical heating unit. Take a look at four reasons why you should choose radiant heat for your new home. The Sound of Silence Have you ever heard a silent room when your forced air heater was on? Probably not.