How to Prevent Waste During the Holidays

Between gift wrapping, large feasts and other activities, holidays tend to produce a lot of excess waste. Having to deal with so much trash gives you one more thing to do during an already busy time of year. Use the following tips to prevent excess waste this year so that you can enjoy the holidays even more.

The Best Ways to Dispose of Pet Waste

All pets poop, but it is up to their owners to dispose of the waste. Throwing away pet waste is unpleasant, but doing it in the wrong way can become dangerous. Today’s pet owners have many options when it comes to cleaning up after their pooch or cat.

Tips for Disposing After a Disaster

The media is full of coverage about the debris inundating homes, streets, and stores; and rightly so, for it directly impacts the well-being of the residents of the area. But homeowners are not the only ones dealing with damaged buildings, downed trees, and spilled hazardous materials. Office buildings, parks, retail stores, and construction sites also need to be… Read more »

The Best Feature Upgrades for a Home Renovation

Thinking about a home renovation? Sometimes the hardest part is deciding where to begin and what area needs attention first. The good news is that there are plenty of small-to-mid-sized renovation projects out there that improve your home value and quality of life, without resulting in too much debris. Let’s go over a few of our… Read more »

How to Clean Your Garbage Cans

Our home trash cans have to deal with a lot of…well, trash. And it doesn’t take too many leftover chicken bits and old orange peels before the cans themselves start to smell. That can be a serious annoyance in your kitchen or garage, which is why it’s a good idea to clean your trash cans… Read more »

How to Make Money Recycling

Recycling is good for the environment, can help out your city, and creates a supply of valuable resources for many industries – but did you know that it can also make you some money? The effort you put into recycling can pay off with some quick cash, as long as you know what you’re doing…. Read more »

Things You Shouldn’t Put In The Recycling Bin

You care about the future of the planet. That is why you do everything possible to protect the environment. You turn off your lights and faucets to save electricity and water; you buy local products to lower your carbon footprint, and of course, you recycle. But did you know what you are tossing in your recycling bin may be… Read more »

Three Things You Should Never Do When Lifting

If you’ve ever had a backache, you know it can be one of the most painful and debilitating injuries, often putting you in a chair or in bed for days at a time. When you’re in the middle of a big remodeling project, such as gutting your kitchen or cleaning out a space in your home,… Read more »

How to Hire a Good General Contractor for Your Remodel

Finding a reliable contractor for a home renovation project can be more difficult than the project itself. Choosing the right general contractor who can handle a variety of construction situations can be the difference between a successful home renovation and a complete disaster. Here are some helpful tips to help you find the right contractor who… Read more »