Things to Keep in Mind When Building Your Dream Deck

Posted by Shaun Stohr on 8/12/2019
Things to Keep in Mind When Building Your Dream Deck
How many times have you driven by that house in your neighborhood with the perfect deck, imagining entertaining family and friends? Find yourself daydreaming at your desk about the perfect patio to watch a sunset from? As any homeowner can tell you, it is a fantasy we all share, but only some take the necessary steps to make it a reality. To make sure your deck not only looks beautiful but fulfills all the practical needs of outdoor real estate.

What Is Carbon Monoxide? Are You Safe Using A Space Heater?

Posted by Julia Gilmore on 8/2/2019
What Is Carbon Monoxide? Are You Safe Using A Space Heater?
Carbon monoxide is a flammable, odorless, tasteless, and colorless gas that can cause sudden illness and death. The gas has earned the name; the “silent killer” due to its unnoticeable and stealth nature. When one inhales the poisonous fumes, their blood’s ability to transport oxygen is hindered. This obstruction to proper oxygen receiving causes harm to organs such as the brain and heart. Carbon poisoning is a result of not retaining adequate levels of oxygen or asphyxiation.