Category - Home Exteriors

Temperature & Humidity vs. Paint

Rain and wind are not the only environmental factors that affect ideal painting conditions. Homeowners, contractors and handymen must contend with different humidity and temperature levels, too, during exterior projects. Painting under the right conditions can make the difference between a job well done and a redo. Read on to learn about the ideal...

Does a Screened in Patio Add Value to Your Home?

A screened-patio is a type of porch made on the exterior of a house to offer an outdoor living space. It is called screened because it is covered by window screens mostly of glass to prevent insects or any other unwanted objects from getting in. You can place furniture and other amenities such as fans, paintings, electric appliances, and flower...

How To Exterminate Sac Spiders

One of the common house spiders to look out for is the sac spider, more specifically the yellow owns. The yellow sac spiders are found all over the united stated and have become a problem to worry most households worry about. The yellow sac spider is a smaller spider with about a quarter of an inch in length and is called sac spiders due to their...

Preparing Your Home for a Storm

Storm season in the United States hits its peak time during the summer months. According to the National Weather Service, Hurricane season begins in May and strengthens from August to October. Anyone who’s been inside a dangerous storm knows that this type of weather is no joke. While your family and pets should be your top priority during a...

Benefits of Exterior Lighting

Some features needed to create a functional home seem a little obvious. You need a roof to hide from the weather, running water is nice because showering and bathing are essential, and you probably want electricity so you can make waffles. What may not be so obvious is that home exterior lighting is as important as your home’s interior lighting...