A Thank You To My Father

A Thank You To My Father

  • Tips For Installing Self-Adhesive Vinyl Tile Floor In Your Kitchen

    If your kitchen currently has an old vinyl floor, then you can easily install inexpensive vinyl tiles right over the top of it for a fairly simple kitchen remodeling. Self-adhesive vinyl tiles are very simple to cut and install, and will immediately update the look of your home's kitchen.   Follow these tips to install your new kitchen flooring in just a few hours, even if you do not have any previous DIY experience:

  • Problems That May Be Caused By Trees And How To Fix Them

    Landscaping that includes trees is very desirable for many homeowners. There are many benefits to having trees near a home. They can decrease the amount of energy required to heat or cool a home. Trees near a home have been shown to decrease air conditioning needs by 30% and can reduce the energy needed for heating by 20-50%. Trees can also increase the curb appeal and value of a home. While there are many benefits to having trees near a home, there are also a few potential drawbacks that homeowners should be aware of.

  • Entering A New Realm Of Business Function And Success With Bakery Door Upgrades

    You may think that your bakery is as functional for you and your employees as possible, but you may be a bit surprised at how some of the most simple and logical changes can make a difference. This is especially true when it comes to the doors that you have in your commercial kitchen. If you want to see some big changes, talking to a professional commercial door contractor could open up a whole new world for your business.

  • Important Tips For First-Time Septic Tank Owners

    Are you considering purchasing a home that has a septic tank, but you've never owned a septic tank before? Are you wondering how to make sure that your septic tank works properly? Here are a few tips to making sure that your system continues to work efficiently: Have it cleaned as soon as possible: If it's been years since the last cleaning or the previous owners don't remember the last time they called a septic tank service to have it cleaned out, the tank could be full or nearly full.

  • 3 Ways To Keep Your Hardwood Floors In Great Shape

    Keeping your hardwood floors in pristine condition is critical, as your floors can definitely influence the value of your home. Not only can the quality and appearance of your floors increase and decrease your home's property value, but because you made an investment in your floors, keeping them in perfect condition is important to your investment. A few ways you can keep your floors in great condition is to: 1. Avoid Direct Sunlight:

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    About Me
    A Thank You To My Father

    My name is Sara Jenkins and I am the daughter of a plumber. As a young girl, I was not very impressed by what my father did for a living, but I loved spending time with him so I was thrilled each time he asked me to help with a repair around the house. What I didn't realize at the time was that my father was teaching me skills that would prove incredibly useful in my adult life. Today, thanks to him, I have completed a long list of plumbing jobs in my own home without the need to hire a contractor. This blog is my way of saying thank you to him by sharing all of the things that he has taught me about home repairs and construction.