Converting Your Garage? What To Do From The Heating To The Floors

Converting your garage into a new studio or living space can be an exciting project, and it can add tremendous value to your home. Whether you're changing things up for your own enjoyment or you're planning on moving in a friend or loved one, here's what you need to do to revamp that space. Heating and Cooling One of the biggest points to ponder includes whether or not to run heat and air to your newly created space. Read More 

Consciously De-Cluttering: 3 Emotional And Physical Tools Needed To Help A Hoarder

Helping a friend or family member who suffers from compulsive hoarding is essential, but it can be difficult to know exactly how to help the person remove excess memorabilia and waste from the home without offending or upsetting daily routines. If you've been charged with the task of helping a friend or family member who's a compulsive hoarder, keep the psychology of shedding excess belongings in mind before arming yourself with the proper removal equipment. Read More 

3 Steps For Troubleshooting Your Furnace’s Airflow Problems

If you have a central heating system, you may have noticed your furnace is having trouble forcing air through the vents. You may not be feeling as much warm air or it may have stopped altogether. If so, use the troubleshooting steps below to diagnose and fix simple problems. Step 1:  Check For Any Problems With The Power The first thing you should check is for any problems with the power to the furnace. Read More 

3 Ways To Keep Your Truck Within The Legal Weight Limit

Are you concerned you may be hauling too much on your truck? The legal weight limit on commercial trucks in Canada is 15,422 kg per axle. The weight limit is in place to ensure the safety of you and other drivers on the road. Trucks that are hauling too much weight can become unevenly balanced, leading to the risk of them tipping over, swaying so much they run off the road or into other cars, or even causing mechanical problems on the truck itself. Read More 

2 Ways To Update Your Mobile Home’s Exterior

Mobile home owners everywhere enjoy incredibly low monthly house payments, without having to worry about taking care of a huge yard. Unfortunately, mobile homes also have a tendency to look dated and inexpensive, which can make your place hard to sell later. If you want to improve the curb appeal of your mobile home, consider these two ways to update the exterior.    1: Replace the Fa├žade Because mobile homes tend to cost much less than their single-family counterparts, people have a tendency to make braver decisions regarding the original color of the siding and design details. Read More