Shield Your Home from Winter Weather

Shield Your Home from Winter Weather

There are a lot of reasons to love winter. A cozy night spent by the fire watching snow fall outside becomes a lot less enjoyable with the thought of shoveling your driveway and walkway first thing in the morning. With the Farmer’s Almanac predicting a...

Prevent Freeze-Thaw Damage This Winter

Physical weathering of your home is caused by many things, but one of the most damaging effects during the winter are freeze-thaw cycles. The changing temperature of the surfaces around your home (such as concrete, stone, brick, and wood) when it snows can cause these...
Waterproofing Your Brick Chimney

Waterproofing Your Brick Chimney

Popular for hundreds of years, brick chimneys are incredibly durable — which may be one of the reasons they’re often overlooked in home maintenance. But like every other material left in the elements, brick (as well as the internal mechanisms of your chimney)...
DIY: High Gloss Garage Floor Urethane Coating

DIY: High Gloss Garage Floor Urethane Coating

DIY Project With High Gloss Garage Floor Urethane Coating Although High Gloss Garage Floor Urethane Coating has “garage floor” in the name, that doesn’t mean it is limited to garage floors! There are many interior and exterior uses, including a...
The Best Brick Sealer for Your Home

The Best Brick Sealer for Your Home

When choosing a brick sealer, you need to think about how you want the brick to look. Do you want to change the color? Do you want the brick to have a wet look? Either way, if your brick is protected, it will stay looking new longer. If brick is left in the elements...
Keep Your Home Protected When You Use Paint Sealer

Keep Your Home Protected When You Use Paint Sealer

If you’ve been eyeing areas of your home’s exterior that need a fresh coat of paint, it’s worth doing your research on the best paint sealers before breaking out the paint cans and brushes. Because if you want that fresh paint job to last for as long...