3 Measures To Take When Dealing With Raccoons On Your Property
1 December 2017
Raccoons are cunning creatures that are identifiable by their black and white markings underneath their eyes. Despite being cute, they can show up unannounced and wreak havoc on your property. Put a stop to their shenanigans by taking these measures.
Protect Your Trash
You may be wondering why raccoons keep showing up on your property. Most of the time, it's because they've been getting into your trash and finding sources of food.
Add A Country-Themed Border, Curtains, And Accessories To Your Kitchen
19 October 2017
If your kitchen has light-colored cabinetry and furnishings in it and you would like to enhance these items by adding country-themed decor to the room, install a fabric wallpaper border around the top of each wall and hang curtains over the windows that match. Afterward, add some basic accessories that complement the new additions, such as farm animal-shaped salt and pepper shakers, a pitcher or vase that has a barn picture displayed on it or any other type of country-themed decoration that you like.
How To Turn Heavy Rains Into An Onsite Wastewater System
20 September 2017
If you live in an area of the country that is regularly bombarded by rain (e.g., the Northwest or the South/Southeast), you have a golden opportunity to turn all that rain into something useful. Rather than rely on city water or well water, you can create an onsite wastewater system. Here is how that works.
Build a Cistern
Yes, cisterns are a little old-fashioned, but how else would you collect the rainwater?
Picking The Right Granite Countertops For Your Kitchen
26 August 2017
Granite is a premium material for kitchen countertops. The naturally beautiful stone offers a wide variety of coloration and patterning, meaning you can surely find a slab that appeals to you. However, there are so many options, choosing granite countertops can feel daunting.
Start with a Color Scheme
One of the best ways to get cohesive design in your kitchen is by starting with a color scheme. When it comes to matching your granite, you can approach this one of two ways.