Archive for November, 2018

When Was the Last Time You Mulched Your Trees and Flower Beds?

For those people in the midwest who are still dealing with the snowstorm that impacted one of the biggest travel days of the year it is difficult to imagine talking about mulch delivery and installation in the month of November. For home owners who live in the warmer regions of the south and southwest, however, this is exactly the time when you need to begin making plans for the upcoming rainy season or slight drop in temperatures.
No matter where you live, there is likely at least one or two times of the year when you want to make certain that you have your plans in place for mulch delivery and installation. First in the spring to help plants retain the moisture that they need in the summer and then again at the end of fall in preparation for winter, their are many property owners who make sure that they are doing everything possible to make sure that their trees and shrubs remain as healthy as possible.
Various Mulch Products Can Protect Your Trees and Plants and Make Your

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Taking A Closer Look At Radon Levels

You want to feel safe in your home, this simply goes without saying. Your home is your refuge after all, your place to get away from it all. But in some cases, there are unseen dangers in the home – unseen dangers that are certainly not to be avoided. For instance, radon in the home is incredibly risky, as it is odorless, tasteless, and unable to be seen with the naked eye.

And it’s far more common than many people would believe. In fact, up to one fifteenths of all homes in the United States alone have what would be considered high and dangerous levels of radon, according to the action level that has been set by the EPA (the Environmental Protection Agency). In some parts of the country, such as on Native American Reservations, these occurrences of high levels are even more common, seen in about one third of all homes.

And high radon levels should be taken quite seriously, as any and all radon testing companies will tell you. High radon is linked to a number of health concer

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5 Important Benefits of Practicing Yoga

Yoga is a popular hobby with both women and men. In fact, statistics from 2016 found that nearly 10 million men practice yoga throughout the United States. This makes yoga one of the most popular amenities in existence. That being said, it’s understandable to wonder what makes practicing yoga so beneficial. With that in mind, here are five important benefits of practicing yoga.

  1. Known to Improve Flexibility

    Many people struggle with flexibility issues. In turn, this can also affect someone’s ability to stay properly balanced. If this is something you’re dealing with, you’ll be happy to know that yoga can help solve this issue. There are a wide range of yoga poses that focus on improving your ability to remain flexible. A recent study focused on the benefits of yoga for college athletes. After practicing yoga for 10 weeks, the results of this study found that the athletes were able to notice major improvements regarding their balance and flexibility.

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What You Need to Know About Home Insulation

What You Need to Know About Insulation

As the winter months are upon us, insulation has become an important topic to consider. Here are some things to keep in mind if you have any issues that need to be addressed.

  • Consider upgrading your insulation if it is old, worn out, or insufficient. Having weak insulation can cause your furnace, or air conditioning to run more often, or continuously, due to the loss of energy though the weak insulation. Overworking the system can lead you to having to repair your furnace (or AC unit) earlier than expected.
  • Missing insulation can lead to mold growth, as the warm air finds access without insulation and melds with the colder air either inside or outside of the house which can help feed mold growth. Spots like this usually occur on walls near and around floors and windows. If you don’t want to tear open the wall and reinforce the insulation

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How Old Is the Roof on Your Home?

The winter months are near. While there are many people who are debating the philosophy of decorating for Christmas before Thanksgiving, there are many property owners who are concerned about more serious issues. From checking for leaks in roofs to scheduling gutter repairs and other routine maintenance, the best home and business owners know that taking care of these issues before the snow starts to fall is always a good idea.
Both residential and commercial roof repairs, when they are completed in a timely matter, can help property owners avoid expensive damage down the line. Without the right roof repairs, for instance, water can make its way into your home and cause damage that can lead to dangerous mold and mildew. With the most experienced and professional roofing services, however, property owners can feel safe about their homes and businesses, even when the cold wi

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