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Schluter DITRA-Heat WiFi Thermostat Review

By Dan Arket / June 7, 2019 /

The Schluter DITRA-Heat WiFi thermostat is an excellent complement to their floor warming system. It allows for you to operate and manage your heated tile floor with ease, all from your smartphone or tablet. The Schluter floor warming system can be purchased at your local tile supply store, or purchased directly through the manufacturer on…

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Pros and Cons of PVC Trim

By Dan Arket / April 22, 2019 /

Cellular PVC trim is a wood replacement product most commonly used in exterior applications. The applications are similar to wood, except it won’t rot, crack, cup, split or warp like wood and its resistive to termites and wood boring insects. PVC trim is naturally white throughout, which makes it an excellent choice for trim on…

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10 Reasons to Hire a Contractor vs. DIY

By Dan Arket / April 15, 2019 /

Attempting to tackle a home remodel can sound enticing, but often homeowners are overwhelmed and find themselves biting off more than they can chew.   Here’s 10 reasons to consider hiring a contractor instead of doing the project yourself.   Forecasting Issues A quality contractor has years of experience in the trade, and is well…

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