The Johnsons' House Building Journey

Ways To Prevent Items From Falling Into Drains And Clogging Them

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One of the more common causes of drain clogs and problems is the foreign object – something falls into the sink drain that shouldn’t be in there. Even if the item doesn’t clog the drain outright, it can make the disposal jam or block other food waste from heading down the drain. Being careful gets you only so far; eventually you have to devise ways to protect the sink and those objects.…

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How To Tear Up And Dispose Of An Old Concrete Patio In Advance On An Inground Pool Installation

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If you are getting an in-ground pool for your backyard, then you need to make sure that your yard is ready. This means that you need to clear out any permanent structures, including an old concrete patio. While you could pay someone to come in an do this for you, if you don’t mind getting a bit dirty and breaking a sweat, it is certainly something you can do yourself. All you need to do is smash up the concrete and then throw it out.…

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4 Tips for Keeping Granite Countertops Clean

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Granite has been the material of choice for new countertops for years due to its beauty and its luxurious look. If you are replacing your current countertops, granite is a good choice. But cleaning granite countertops is different than cleaning other types of countertops. Use the following tips to keep your new granite countertops completely clean. Do the Palm Test Many people love the intricate designs and different colors found in granite countertops, but these elements can also make it difficult to find the areas of the countertop that may need extra attention when it comes time to clean them.…

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