Why Radon Testing Matters

Written by Dave on . Posted in Radon gas removal system, Radon in your home, Radon mitigation denver

Radon gas is hugely dangerous, as many professionals working for radon mitigation companies are well aware of. And while many people know that the presence of radon gas in their homes certainly isn’t good, they do not necessarily understand the overall gravity of the potential situation we face when exposed to radon gas, especially over a long period of time. This is due to the fact that radon gas exposure can actually lead to cancer, specifically lung cancer.

All the data that has been gathered on the subject and all the research conducted into it very much supports this claim. This research has found that, according to the United States Surgeon General, the second leading cause of lung cancer, at least here in the United States, is actually linked to radon exposure, especially radon exposure over the course of time and without mitigation and abatement of the radon source in question. Unfortunately, this means that up to 20,000 different people will lose their lives to radon caus

Peel and Stick Planks Provide Nearly Endless Possibilities for Home Decor

Written by Dave on . Posted in Diy wall planks, Normandy wood wall planks, Stick on wood panels

At one time, hardwood floors were the standard in American homes because they were durable and long-lasting; it was the practical choice in flooring. Today, original hardwood floors dramatically increase the value of the home because people appreciate the ascetic beauty of the floors.

Although hardwood floors are still highly durable and long-lasting, they are also fairly expensive in price and must be professionally installed increasing their overall price. The average person does not have the tools or know-how to properly install real hardwood floors.

With the high price and difficult installation, companies have found alternative options to offer eager consumers; one being peel and stick planks. These are easy to install on nearly any surface and provide the beauty of hardwood floors without the expense or the work.

In addition to being easier to install, peel and stick planks are also easier to maintain and won’t damage as easily as hardwood floors can. This is pa

The 5 Signs That You Need A Heating And Cooling Tune-Up!

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When Do You Need A Heating And Cooling Tune-Up?

Heating and cooling is something many of us take for granted, that is until something goes wrong. Heating and cooling tune-ups are important to helping keep your system running as efficiently as possible, for as long as possible. Heating and cooling tune-ups should be conducted twice a year to ensure that nothing unexpected will happen in the summer heat, or winter cold. If you’re unsure if you need a heating and cooling tune-up, here are a few warning signs to look out for.

Signs You Need A Heating And Cooling Tune-Up

  • A Surge in Energy Bills. During the height of summer or winter, it’s normal to see an increase in your energy bills, this is because your system is working harder to keep you comfortable in more extreme temperatures. However, if you’re noticing a steady spike in your energy bills, even when you shouldn’t be, it may be a sign that your system is performing as effic

Looking To Transform Your Home? Consider Installing Shiplap

Written by Dave on . Posted in Peel and stick accent wall, Peel and stick wall plank supplies, Walnut wood planks

Everyone wants to make their home uniquely their own, and one way to do that is by transforming the walls. While there are many options on the market, sometimes you want something more interesting than just a coat of paint. If you are considering giving your walls a makeover, shiplap may be exactly what you are looking for.

The Advantages of Shiplap Planks

Shiplap has many advantages that you should consider before simply painting over your old walls and calling it a day. A couple of the most significant can include:

  • Easy Installation. Shiplap is typically designed to use a tongue and groove type of joint that makes for straightforward installation. In addition to that, peel and stick planks make the transformation even easier, as you can just line up the planks, stick and go! These self adhering wall planks are growing in popularity, and it isn’t hard to see why. They’re easy to install, and depending on the wall and room size, can ta