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Why You Should Install Granite Countertops

You should consider granite countertops when designing or installing a new cabinet system in any room in your home. Granite countertops are great for kitchens, bathrooms and even for an office desk. This article explains the advantages and great features of granite countertops. Granite Is Unique Perhaps the first and most obvious advantage of granite is that each slab is unique. Granite is cut directly from the earth's core. This means every piece is truly unique. Read More 

How To Prepare Your Home’s AC System For The Summer Heat

Before the spring and summer heat hits, it helps to get your home's air conditioning system prepared for it. Since you have likely not had your air conditioning on for several months due to the cold winter months, you will need to perform some cleaning and maintenance of your HVAC system. Whether you have central air or a window air unit, it needs to be prepared before you find yourself roasting in 100-degree weather. Read More 

Why You Should Invest In Electrical Retrofitting For Your Aging Retail Building

When you want to make an investment that will improve the way you do business, as well as the look of your commercial retail store, you need to consider retrofitting the electrical system. Retrofitting is a great investment for improving the atmosphere of any retail space with brighter scenery and comfortable temperatures, as well as an optimal way to make your wallet greener. So if you want to make a difference in commercial operation on a day-to-day basis, you need to see how retrofitting the electrical system can benefit your aging retail store. Read More 

How To Replace The Fuel Nozzle On An Oil-Burning Furnace

The fuel nozzle on an oil-fired boiler can clog up over time and keep your oil-burning furnace from functioning properly. The best thing to do is replace the nozzle to get the furnace running well again. Here is how you can replace the nozzle on an oil-burning furnace. You Will Need: Replacement Nozzle New Oil Filter New Oil Filter Gaskets Adjustable Wrench Catch Basin Shut-Off Boiler Shut the power off at the circuit breaker box before you start working on removing the nozzle. Read More 

Don’t Disregard The Ducts: Duct Maintenance Is Key To Furnace Efficiency

A central-air system pumps heat into all of the rooms of your house. This is an efficient way to heat a home if all of the rooms in the home are in use. While ducts are important in piping heat to the different rooms of your house, they can also lead to a loss of efficiency for those who don't maintain them. Those who maintain their ducts properly will achieve greater efficiency as well as prolong the life of their furnace. Read More