Fall and Winter Seasonal Maintenance

EXTERIOR   Concrete:   Expect concrete to crack. While cracking cannot be prevented, sometimes it can be minimized by: Applying a water repellent in the summer (product requires warmer temperatures to be applied properly) Filling cracks with an appropriate concrete caulking Filling in low spots or settled areas near/under walks, patios, porches or drives Draining water […]

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Spring is here! Don’t forget the home maintenance

SPRING & SUMMER CHECKLIST SEASONAL MAINTENANCE SUGGESTIONS Air conditioners – Now is the time to check your outdoor unit for debris caused by leaves and grass clippings.  Make sure there is at least 18 inches of clearance around the air conditioning unit to ensure adequate airflow.  Periodic cleaning of the air conditioning lines and coil […]

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51 Budget Backyard DIY’s that are borderline genius! (numbers 41-51)!

Let’s finish up our list of backyard makeovers  (courtesy of Peggy Wang / BuzzFeed), with numbers 41-51. I love the idea of an outdoor chalkboard – our driveway is always a chalky mess!  Hope all of these ideas have gotten your creative juices flowing … 41. Use rope lighting to line your garden. ozzu.com its-a-green-life.com It’s waterproof, […]

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