Is a Metal Carport a Good Investment?

Reprinted from Shelter Logic Group Store Knowledge; Dec. 30, 2022 Making the decision to invest in a metal carport often makes more sense than most people realize. While using it for a vehicle is common, it is far more flexible and can be used in many other ways. It can also be a long-term investment, one that you make today that lasts for years. If you are not sure if a metal carport is the right investment for you, consider the following details that could help you decide. What Exactly Are Metal Carports? So, what is a carport? A carport is a structure [...]

March 27th, 2023|Carports & Garages|

Create the Perfect Outdoor Living Space with a Custom Patio or Carport Cover

Introduction The great outdoors is a beautiful place to be, but it can also be harsh and unforgiving. If you want to enjoy the benefits of being outside while protecting your home and vehicle from the elements, consider adding an outdoor living space cover. You can choose from many different styles and colors of patio covers or carport covers to match your personal taste or existing decor. The covers are made from durable aluminum that won't rust in any climate so they'll last for years without needing maintenance or repairs! It truly adds character and charm to your home When [...]

January 26th, 2023|Home & Garden|

How to Easily Install an Aluminum Patio Cover

Congratulations on purchasing one of our custom aluminum patio covers. Your investment will pay huge dividends in your home's overall appearance, functionality, and resale value. You might be wondering whether or not this would be a DIY project, or whether you need to spend additional money to hire a professional contractor to do the actual installation for you. Don't fret or worry because in the below short video we will show you how this can be done fairly easily without taking days or even weeks to complete this task. Best of all this can be done by using basic hand [...]

November 17th, 2022|Home & Garden|

How to Install Garage Floor Tiles Easily!

If you are wanting to cover up that dirty oil-stained garage floor surface with something that will also truly brighten up the entire garage space; then we have the perfect solution. Our RaceDeck garage floor tiles can be easily installed by yourself in just a few hours without breaking your bank account. Here are the below easy to following instructions as to how you can easily install these garage floor tiles yourself. Step One Using a measuring tape, measure the length and width of your garage. Then figure out how many 12" X 12" garage floor tiles you [...]

November 14th, 2022|Home & Garden|

$300 Federal Tax Credits for Homeowners are BACK!

$300 Federal Tax Credits for Homeowners are BACK! Reprinted with permission from Mr Cool This past August 2022, the $300 tax credit for qualifying HVAC systems returned and is here to stay until December 31st, 2032! This decision was a part of the Inflation Reduction Act, which is an effort to slow and reduce inflation while devoting money and resources to supporting energy efficiency and infrastructure throughout the nation. If it sounds a bit unfair to you because you just bought an HVAC system while the tax credit was not active, you’ll be happy to learn that you can retroactively apply [...]

September 14th, 2022|Heating & Air Conditioning|

Does a Heat Pump Work in both Cold and Hot Temperatures?

  Does a Heat Pump Work in both Cold and Hot Temperatures? Reprinted with permission from Mr Cool If you’re looking for cost-effective, energy-efficient and low-maintenance ways to heat and cool your home, then a heat pump may be the solution. Though heat pumps are becoming increasingly popular in new residential homes and as furnace or air conditioning replacements in existing homes, there are still misconceptions about how heat pumps work and what types of climates they’re suitable for. This guide to heat pumps explains how these devices provide both cooling and heating. We also cover what you need to [...]

September 2nd, 2022|Heating & Air Conditioning|

Should I Repair or Replace My Air Conditioner?

Should I Repair or Replace My Air Conditioner? Reprinted with permission from Mr Cool During the summer months you might be wondering how you’re going to keep your house at a comfortable temperature during the grueling hot season. Get yourself a high-quality AC replacement to regulate the airflow of your home so that you can focus on what’s important, like whether you should serve hamburgers or hot dogs at your backyard party. When the temperature is hot outside, you need a reliable, energy-efficient AC system. If your HVAC unit hasn’t been doing its best over the years, you might have [...]

July 8th, 2022|Heating & Air Conditioning|

What Size Air Conditioner Unit Do I Need?

What Size Air Conditioner Unit Do I Need? Reprinted with permission from Mr Cool During the summer months, you might be wondering if your air conditioner will get you through the hottest months of the year. You need a cooling system that’s the right size for the space, uses the right amount of energy and keeps your whole house comfortable. If you’re just replacing an old air conditioner, the size you used previously is the best place to start. It is also important to consider the model and energy-efficiency of any AC unit you might utilize. This guide can help [...]

July 5th, 2022|Heating & Air Conditioning|

What does SEER mean for an Air Conditioner?

What Exactly is SEER? In your search for a new air conditioning system, you’ve probably run into the term “SEER” a few times. More than likely, you’re finding it in the specs and descriptions for every system you’ve looked at, so what the heck is it? Let’s start with a definition. SEER stands for Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio, which is formulated through dividing the system’s cooling output (measured in BTUs, or British Thermal Units) during a typical cooling season by the input of electrical energy (measured in watt hours) during this season. If that still sounds pretty confusing, don’t worry. [...]

June 7th, 2022|Heating & Air Conditioning|

Why Is Everyone Talking About This Unique U-Shaped Window Air Conditioner?

  So you might be saying, what's the big deal about a plain ole window air conditioner. Well for starters this new U-shaped Window Air Conditioner is the latest technology to come from MRCOOL. With its revolutionary U-Shaped design, this Air Conditioner gives you the ability to open and close the window it is installed in. By being able to close the window, it helps create a sound barrier to keep unwanted noise outside making it incredibly quiet. The unit also features a redesigned bracket that simplifies and shortens the installation process. About the Author: Ron Garrigus; [...]

May 2nd, 2022|Heating & Air Conditioning|