Home Maintenance Requires Attention to a Number of Details

Being comfortable is an important part of being a home owner. From making sure that the air conditioner is working in the summer to having a dependable furnace to keep you warm in the winter, it is always important to make sure that there is a reliable system in the home where you live. In […]

Building a High Performance House with ICF Materials

The construction industry in the United States is enormous; after all, many new buildings need to be c0onstructed every year, and all kinds of construction materials go into today’s modern, high performance buildings. Office buildings, schools, banks, libraries, grocery stores, malls, and houses are all being built by expert crews, but ever since the 1960s, […]

Installing and Repairing a Septic Tank System

For most American homes, such as those in cities and larger towns, a public sewage system will take care of all waste water from private residences and commercial buildings, and local water treatment plants will handle all this waste water. By contrast, one in four American homes instead makes use of a septic tank, and […]

I’m Having A Hard Time Pumping My Septic Tank What Am I Doing Wrong?

Figuring out how to work with your septic tank can feel like pulling a magic trick sometimes. You try to flush out your septic tank and end up with a clog. You wonder when’s the best time to start clearing it out, weather permitting, and end up being wrong. One thing after another it becomes […]