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Blog Posts in 2011

  • Natural Gas is More Economical

    Posted By MyGuy || 28-Dec-2011

    Has this ever happened to you, it's Sunday afternoon you have a yard full of company enjoying good conversation and beverage cooking on your grill when all of a sudden you realize your grill is out of propane. Now you have to go down to the locale convenient store and pay an arm and a leg for a tank refill. This could all have been avoided if you had a natural gas grill. Natural gas is always ...
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  • Enjoy your garage today

    Posted By MyGuy || 23-Dec-2011

    Epoxy garage flooring is a common alternate due to the ease of clean up and can extend the living area of your home. It is available in a variety of types, the Dual component is the most durable and is widely used for high traffic areas. However, the most important step is in the preparation of your garage floor to extend the life of your new floor. There are many kits on the market but you may be ...
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  • How clean is the air in your home

    Posted By MyGuy || 20-Dec-2011

    According to the EPA, indoor air quality is of the top five most important environmental concerns of Americans today! Did you know that the air we breathe in our home can be dirtier and more polluted than the visible pollution we endure outside? This can cause such health issues such as asthma, respiratory allergies and aggravated emphysema. Call one of our MyGuy certified experts today or visit ...
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  • How energy efficient are your windows

    Posted By MyGuy || 19-Dec-2011

    Today’s window technology is more advanced than ever before due to manufacturers making energy efficiency, comfort, and security a priority. Replacement windows can make your home more comfortable by reducing cooling and heating loss, reducing drafts, and reducing outside noise from entering your home. These windows can save you money every month by reducing your energy consumption and ...
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  • Choosing a Reputable Contractor

    Posted By MyGuy || 15-Dec-2011

    There are laws in place to protect you, the consumer. Every city, municipality and state has minimum building standard laws for all construction, remodeling, additions, alterations and repairs. This law requires all new homes and remodeling work to be completed to local codes and provides for third-party inspections. All builders and contractors must follow the same rules and meet the same ...
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  • Complete Your "Honey Do List"

    Posted By MyGuy || 15-Dec-2011

    It is the time of year that we start to get "ready" for the Christmas season. There are many affordable things that can be done to your home quickly by a professional handyman before those guests arrive. Some of the most common requests we receive include items that can make a huge impact, with little cost and help promote safety for your loved ones. Don't forget about those furry, ...
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  • Smart Home, a great gift for the holidays

    Posted By MyGuy || 15-Dec-2011

    With the push of ONE button, you can control a TV, DVD player, Cable/satellite and AV receiver. The TV screen becomes a remote. It’s so easy, even friends or guests can use it. Plus! It comes with the capability for a whole house control system that can literally control everything in the home and save money on the energy bill at the same time. Some people like to refer to it as a Smart ...
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  • Traveling by Car

    Posted By MyGuy || 9-Dec-2011

    We know you have heard it all before but it never hurts to hear it again. Thanksgiving is the most traveled holiday of the year and more motorists are on the road than at any other time. Be sure to use extra caution. Here are some travel tips: 1. Check that automobile Make sure it is sound, enough air in the tires, oil change on time before you leave, water in the windshield wipers, seat-belts are ...
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  • Bathroom cabinets

    Posted By MyGuy || 7-Dec-2011

    Bathroom cabinets are a great way to add value to your home and pleasure to your life. Today's homeowners are investing a lot of money into searching for ways to improve their bathrooms and create a more comfortable, functional feel. In many markets, remodeling an existing bathroom will usually pay back around 80-90% of your investment when you sell your house. Contact a MyGuy certified ...
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  • Auto Repairs, Brakes, Oil Change, Tune-Ups

    Posted By MyGuy || 3-Dec-2011

    When repairing your automobile, the main goal is to maintain the life of your engine and car. By servicing your car you are insuring that you continue to get normal gas mileage, prevent damage to your engine and keep your car running smoothly. A proper brake inspection means carefully checking everything in the entire system, from the pedals to the wheels. Tune-ups should be done about every ...
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  • Lighting and Savings

    Posted By MyGuy || 20-Nov-2011

    Lighting can really change the mood in your home. There are many ways to provide the amount of light that you need in your home without breaking your budget. Installing Dimmers in your home can save you up to 30% of your energy use on that fixture. It also allows the bulb to last up to 2 - 3 years longer. These switches are a very inexpensive way to conserve energy while saving you money. ...
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  • Dull Carpet

    Posted By MyGuy || 19-Nov-2011

    It's the time of the year for cool weather, holiday treats, and realizing that you will have family over and they're going to see all the spots on your carpet. It is time to clean up. Just like waiting too long in between dentist appointments, many people wait too long in between professional carpet cleanings. Harmless as it may seem, waiting too long between cleanings can dramatically ...
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  • Save by setting your thermostat lower

    Posted By MyGuy || 19-Nov-2011

    Lower your thermostat in the winter months and see the savings. If you set it at 70 degrees or even lower you have the potiental to save big time. Did you the average cost of a thermostat set above 70 degrees may cost 4 to 6 percent for every degree. Ouch!
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  • Do Your Appliances Groan

    Posted By MyGuy || 16-Nov-2011

    When you hear moans, groans, squeals, rattles, crackling, or bumps & thumps from your appliances, chances are it's not a ghost (could be a gremlin, though). Spooky sounds from your refrigerator, ice maker, cook top, oven, microwave, dishwasher, garbage disposer, etc. can be pretty scary if ignored. You could have trouble with any of your appliances in the middle of holiday baking, ...
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  • Bad Concrete

    Posted By MyGuy || 13-Nov-2011

    No matter how much we spend fixing up our homes and or businesses nothing really seems complete when we have 'bad concrete. Bad concrete can mean bad curb appeal. What is 'bad concrete'? Well that can apply to many issues from stains to cracks to slip/trip hazards or deteriorated concrete. Let's take a look at these issues. Stains These can come from rust, oil, crayons, vandals, ...
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  • 2 Easy ways to create curb appeal

    Posted By MyGuy || 9-Nov-2011

    Many Real Estate experts recommend that the two most important updates homeowners can do and get their money back on the investment are: replace front door replace garage door Both can create a nice curb appeal. To learn more about a free referral service and great promotions contact MyGuy.
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  • Your Furnace is a Controlled Fire

    Posted By MyGuy || 7-Nov-2011

    Did you know that your furnace "is a controlled fire in your home "and is a safety issue? Get peace of mind for you and your family as well as help save money on your utility bill by simply having your furnace inspected. This will help save on costly repairs later too.
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  • Pain in Your Back or Neck

    Posted By MyGuy || 3-Nov-2011

    Chiropractic is a branch of the healing arts that is based upon the fact that good health depends upon a healthy relationship between the nervous system and the spinal column. The practice of chiropractic deals with the concept of interference with normal nerve transmission and expression. It is based on the fact that abnormal functions of the body can be caused by abnormal pressure or irritation ...
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  • Save money by cleaning your refrigerator coils

    Posted By MyGuy || 2-Nov-2011

    One thing you should clean periodically around your house is usually overlooked. The coils that help cool the compressor of your refrigerator. Having these properly cleaned helps the refrigerator run more efficiently and cost you less on your power bill. There are special brushes that you can purchase to help with this task. Even just using a vacuum can be helpful. Try and be careful when doing ...
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  • Stucco a Top Recommended Finish

    Posted By My Guy || 1-Nov-2011

    Stucco is an amazing exterior and interior finish and has been used in construction for centuries for good reason. Stucco comes in a variety of finishes, textures and colors. Installed properly by the right people, it is a cost effective and durable finish that should last, with proper maintenance, for the life of your home. Does your stucco need repairs or do you just want to give your home a new ...
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  • A beautiful yard is a reflection of its homeowners. Aren’t we striving to have it all? A great job, loving family, nice car, dream home, nice neighborhood and the icing on the cake is a beautifully maintained yard. After spending a lot of money on your residential landscape installation, it only makes sense to protect it and make sure it develops into a lush oasis away from the daily grind. ...
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  • Set directions of floor vents & ceiling fans

    Posted By MyGuy || 25-Oct-2011

    All of your vents should be open for maxim air circulation throughout your home and to make your system last longer. Closing off individual rooms causes stress on your A/C system and hurts circulation. Aim vents at you the summer and toward the walls in the winter for maxim comfort. Cool air feels good blowing on you but hot air is more comfortable and less drafty if directed up and then down the ...
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  • Is Your Bathroom Scary

    Posted By MyGuy || 22-Oct-2011

    What is scarier than mold? Bathrooms are regularly filled with moist air, making it the perfect environment for mold growth. The best way to prevent mold from turning your bathroom into a spooky room is to practice regular preventative maintenance to keep the bathroom as dry as possible in between showers and baths. Once mold manifests its ugly face it may discolor or stain bathroom surfaces, ...
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  • Help Eliminate CO2 Emissions

    Posted By MyGuy || 21-Oct-2011

    Conserving energy is good for the environment and for your pocketbook too! A typical 3-bedroom home with a Control system will eliminate over 850 pounds of CO2 emissions each year. That's like not driving a car for a month! A mobile device can help you manage lighting and the temperature in your home. To learn more about these remote devises or many other products and services for your home, ...
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  • New flooring can be intimidating

    Posted By MyGuy || 19-Oct-2011

    So you're looking for some new flooring. This can easily be an overwhelming task. You go into the store and you see hundreds or even thousands of different samples; from hardwood to travertine to carpet to laminate. Where in the world do you start? First, take a deep breath; this doesn't have to be overwhelming. By finding the answers to a few key points you can help yourself by ...
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