Tag Archive: home repair

Jan 19

Fix Damaged Roof Shingles – Without A Contractor

Image Courtesy of Matt Banks / FreeDigitalPhotos.com The roof and foundation are the two most important portions of your house. Today is the focus of the roof. Replacing a roof is astronomically costly, but not doing so when it is needed is disastrous. Learn here how to switch out a few shingles that need replacing, …

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Jan 09

How To Check Your Roof For Leaks

Photo credit: Free Digital Photos by Xedos4 Each year, the weather wreaks havoc on your roof. With each spell of ice, small particles are dislodged. The sun itself causes wear and tear. Acid rain promotes decay. Is your roof actually able to stand up to it? With a routine maintenance program, the answer is a …

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Mar 13

How to Repair Water Damage

It’s that time of year again when the rainy, wet, winter and spring weather may have wreaked havoc on your floors, ceilings or the halls in your home. Although you may not think you have the time or the money to take care of these repairs right now, leaving the damage for too long could …

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Feb 20

3 Problems Around the House You Can Easily and Cheaply Fix Yourself

Problems around the home inevitably occur as items become plugged up, damaged or simply wear out from consistent usage. While items might need some repairs, it does not always mean calling a handyman to fix the issue. Instead, it is possible to fix the problems personally for a much lower price. Personally fixing the problem …

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Jan 30

New Contest, WIN $200 in prizes! Spread the word

MyLaborJOB is giving away money. We are holding 4 drawings of $50 each to help spread the word and raise awareness about our FREE directory. Our service is totally free to search matches for your home improvement projects and read customer reviews. To receive entries into the prize drawing complete the “tell a friend about …

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Dec 24

Happy Holidays from myLaborJOB

  We wish you and your family the very best this holiday season. We hope this message finds you with joy and happiness in your heart and leaves you with a healthy and prosperous future ahead.  Tweet This Post

Dec 18

Elegance On A Budget

Small home improvements, although modest on the budget, can often make a big difference in the quality of your home’s environment, and actually increase the value and equity of your home. Sadly, many older homes today are still void of proper bathroom ventilation, heating and lighting. Have you ever experienced getting out of the shower …

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Nov 27

Stone Veneer? improving the architecture of your home

Have you ever thought about improving the architecture of your home with the addition of a stone veneer?  Actual stone veneer has never been as readily available, easy to install, and cost effective as it is today. Not long ago decorative stone veneer was limited to artificial stone, manufactured from concrete, or polymers, then either …

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Oct 09

Hardwood Flooring Exposed! Maple Oak

There is something about the smooth, continuous beauty of a hardwood floor that is so inviting, and architecturally foundational to American homes.  Whether your flooring is natural American hardwood such as red oak, southern yellow pine, ash, or maple; hardwood flooring is both a significant visual asset and equitable investment. If your home doesn’t already …

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Aug 25

Earthquake Preparedness Makes Sense Disaster Beware

The recent events in Japan illustrate how even adequate forethought and cautious preparedness may be no match for a natural disaster.  Yet, consider the adage ”Better safe than sorry.”   Let this remind us that we are better off when we are prepared for a catastrophic event, than not. Different sections of the country are familiar …

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