Flushable wipes are touted as an alternative to toilet paper. Are they really safe for sewers and septic systems? (January, 2014)
Today’s Functional Kitchen
We often refer to the kitchen as the heart of the home, and top home builders are including some innovative features that were once left to the imagination.
A guide to San Francisco's design and architecture
It's not just the Painted Ladies.
What to do When You Need Air Conditioning Repairs
If you need air conditioning repairs, Mechanical Technologies can help. These tips can also help to reduce the number of repairs you need during the year.
Top Six Exterior Siding Options
Pull the look of your home together by choosing the right siding material.
Floating solar-powered Waternest eco-home is nearly 100% recyclable
Architect Giancarlo Zema and EcoFloLife developed WaterNest 100, an adorable ecological floating habitat.
How to Clean Stainless Steel Appliances
Stainless steel appliances have a sleek look until they are covered with fingerprints and streaks. If your house is anything like mine, they are covered in the latter more than they have that sleek showroom look. We recently bought a new refrigerator and I thought that my favorite stainless steel cleaner was perfect for... (read more...)
It’s Not What They Say …
BY VERN TURNER The smartest woman on television, Rachel Maddow, keeps telling us to watch what they are doing, not listen so much to what they're saying. Examples from the last three months are plentiful to underscore the duplicity coming from our body politic controlled by arrogant, spiteful, backward-thinking and corrupt politicians, aka Republicans. The…
How To Choose An Energy-Efficient Garage Door
In the quest for an energy-efficient home, many people overlook the importance of an energy-efficient garage door. Here's how to avoid this common mistake.
Oldcastle on LinkedIn: “Exciting news! As of today,…
Exciting news! As of today, Oldcastle has taken its parent company name. CRH is a leading building materials group, the 2nd largest worldwide & the l…