About Geoff Godfrey

  • Here's What To Ask When Hiring Someone To Paint Your Home

    22 October 2021

    Having a professional paint your home is a great way to save time and money. You don't have to worry about making mistakes or having to buy extra paint because you have a heavy hand. A professional has all the right tools and experience necessary to make sure that no time or paint (which equals money) is wasted. But not all residential painters are created equal. Following are a few questions to ask potential painters that can help you set the good ones apart from the rest.

  • Do You Need To Have Your Roof Replaced? Three Reasons Why Your New Roof May Vary In Price From A Neighbor's Roof

    13 December 2019

    If you need a new roof installed on your home and your neighbors have recently had a roof installed, you may ask them how much their roof replacement ran them. However, this should give you a ballpark idea as to how much a new roof will cost. This is because there are many factors that affect the price you are quoted for a roof. Here are three of the key reasons the price you are quoted for roof replacement may vary from the price your neighbors paid to have their roof replaced.

  • Need A Dumpster Bin For Junk In A House You Bought? Keep These Tips In Mind

    8 November 2019

    If you are going to throw out a bunch of junk that was left in the attic or basement from the house you just bought, you want to get a dumpster dropped off to your home. You don't want that junk in your home, especially if it has mold, mildew, or infestation problems. Call the local dumpster companies and get costs. Consider the following things. Picking a Size When you are trying to pick the right type of roll-off dumpster you want to know that they measure by cubic yards.

  • Reasons To Rent Heavy Construction Equipment Instead Of Buying

    27 April 2019

    Buying heavy equipment for a construction company is a big investment; event buying used equipment can take a large chunk out of your expense account. However, operating a construction company means there will be a need for heavy construction equipment. Whether you are just starting a construction business or you have been given a job that requires the use of equipment your company doesn't own, heavy equipment rental services may be the best option.

  • Tips For Keeping Your New PVC Fence Clean And In Good Repair

    21 February 2019

    A PVC fence is a good choice for your property whether you want a privacy fence for your backyard, a border fence for a large field, or a picket fence for your front yard. PVC is durable, so it won't need a lot of repairs over the course of its life, but you'll still want to check it occasionally for damage and clean it if it gets dirty or stained. Here are some tips for maintaining your new PVC fence.

  • Use A Solar-Powered System To Heat Your Inground Pool

    28 November 2018

    If you use either a gas or heat pump system to heat your in-ground pool, it can be costly to pay for excessive fuel and electric, and you may not even be impressed with how well the system heats your pool. Before deciding to trade in your heat pump for a brand new system, learn about a solar panel pool heating system and how it may be a more efficient and affordable heating resource.

  • Eight Tips For Planting Your Yard To Repel Pests

    26 April 2018

    Some bugs, insects, and other pests are an enemy to your garden. They'll eat up leaves, sap away nutrients, and affect the overall health of your plants and garden. Of course, you can use chemicals to get rid of them, but some of these chemicals can cause harm to the environment and damage your garden in the long run. Fortunately, there's a safer option. You can add plants to your garden that will safely keep away pests.

  • 3 Facts Regarding Slate Tile Roofs

    2 September 2017

    One popular roofing material is slate. Slate tiles are beautiful and can give your home a unique and regal appearance. However, they aren't the right option for everyone. If you are interested in getting slate shingle metal roofing, check out these three facts you should consider: Slate Roofs Are Durable Slate is a stone, making it extremely durable. One reason it's more durable than asphalt and metal is that in the heat and cold, slate doesn't expand and contract.

  • 3 Tips To Care For Your Roof

    27 July 2017

    Keeping your roof in good condition will help you protect your entire house. If your roof sustains damage, you are leaving everything and everyone under your roof at risk. Roofing maintenance is so important for this reason. Read below for a few quick tips on buying a new roof replacement, hiring roofing contractors and maintaining your roof.  #1: Look into replacing a shoddy roof If you have a shoddy roof, it is both a home equity killer and a safety liability.

  • The Benefits Of Using Screw Pile Foundations For Your Construction Project

    25 August 2016

    If you are building your own home, warehouse or other building, you have many options when it comes to building a foundation. One of the ways that you can secure the building is by installing a screw pile foundation. Learning the benefits of this type of foundation may help you decide if it is ideal for your project. Here are a few benefits associated with a screw pile foundation. Can Be Installed Quickly