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Foundation problems: Signs and solutions

The walls in your house are cracking. Your windows won’t close properly – or they won’t open at all. There’s a gap between the door and the frame. What’s causing these seemingly unrelated problems? Foundation damage. Often, foundation damage is caused by natural factors, such as expanding or shrinking soil, standing water, soil consolidation, tree or large shrub roots, or even a high frost line. But people may not necessarily connect odd structural defects in their home with foundation Read more [...]

DIY every homeowner should know how to do

Your home is the probably the most expensive item you will ever own. Obviously, you’re going to want to maintain (and even improve) your investment. There are a lot of things that can break or wear out, but calling in a specialist to fix everything can get expensive fast, and you’ve already got a shiny new mortgage to take care of. Luckily, there are a huge number of things that any homeowner can do themselves. You’ll get problems repaired sooner and at much less cost! The Noisy Toilet The Read more [...]