Hiring A General Contractor? How And What To Look For

If you're looking to do some major remodeling on your home, or are planning on building a house, you probably could use a general contractor to help you. A general contractor helps organize the job, keep the plans for your remodel or build together, keep you on track with your budget, and hires the other contractors involved to help save you from finding them yourself. A general contractor can really come in handy, but how do you go about hiring one? [Read More]

Fight Climate Change With These Eco-Friendly Roofing Tips

Do you want to do more to reduce carbon emissions and fight climate change? One way to contribute to the green movement is to look up -- towards your roof. There are several eco-friendly roofing tips that will help reduce your energy consumption, thereby reducing carbon emissions and the burning of fossil fuels. Keep your insulation up to par If your attic insulation is not adequate, you'll lose a lot of heat through the roof in the winter, causing your heating bills to soar. [Read More]

Help Setting Up Your Office Space

Starting up a business or moving a booming business entails lot of different aspects. You have  lot on your mind as you are trying to get your service or product sold, and you need to make sure that your overhead expenses held in check. Moving, expanding, or even getting your business up and started can be very hard. There are a lot of small things like installing furniture, computers, setting up offices, and many other aspects that can take up a lot of your time and effort. [Read More]

Green Carpeting Options For The Environmentally Conscious Homeowner

If you are looking for eco-friendly flooring options, you may have written off carpet completely in favor of hardwoods or natural stone tiles. Most modern carpets, in order to be stain resistant and long wearing, are made with many synthetic dyes, man-made fibers, and volatile organic compounds. However, certain types of carpet can actually be a great choice for an environmentally conscious home. Carpet provides luxury, warmth, insulation and comfort. Learn about these green carpet types before giving up on the benefits of carpeting for your home. [Read More]