January 2016

All posts from January 2016

Adding a Fireplace: Vented or Ventless?

on January 29, 2016 No comments

Are you thinking of adding a fireplace to your home?  Have you decided if you want a vented or ventless fireplace?  There are many things you must consider when installing a fireplace in your home.  Either option requires maintenance and both should be professionally installed.  Check out this article on the safety concerns of a ventless system!

 

Are Ventless Fireplaces Safe?

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Untapped Square Footage in Your Home

on January 13, 2016 No comments

Often times we find ourselves struggling with space in our home. We love the home we live in, but we consider buying a new home so that we can have more space. Is more space what we really need? Is there unused space in our current home that has potential for freeing or adding space? Do we just need to declutter? These are all serious questions we need to ask ourselves before going down that road of moving to a new home just for more space.  Check out these ideas from our friends at Better Homes & Gardens to learn more about tapping into that unused space in your current home.

 

Score More Square Footage Without Moving

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Hidden Water Leaks

on January 6, 2016 No comments

Hidden water leaks in your bathroom can cause a major mess! Learn more about what you should look for from our friends at Angie’s List.  Think you might have a leak?  Call your local ANDY OnCall® to check it out!

 

 

Hidden Bathroom Water Leaks

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Top Home Improvement Trends for 2016

on January 4, 2016 No comments

Happy New Year!  Are you planning  a remodel or renovation in 2016?  If so, you might want to check out this blog post from our friends at Home Advisor.  They have asked the pros to share the top home improvement trends for 2016.  You might be surprised by some of these.

 

 

2016 Home Improvement Trends

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