All posts by Ben Wright

Pest Control: An Organic Approach

Biological and organic pest control dates back to 3000 BC in Egypt where cats were used to control pests like rodents that were invading grain storage. By 500 AD in Europe, domesticated ferrets were used as mousers. Mongooses, believed to have started with ancient Egyptians, were used in homes to control rodents and snakes. Within

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Concrete: Still a Great Option for Many Projects

Concrete is used for a multitude of structures and surfaces. For example, concrete is used for buildings, roadways, floors, sidewalks, driveways, walkway systems, patios, porches, floors, countertops, awnings, barriers, highway dividers, and as a stabilizing material for fence posts, poles of all types, mailboxes, and numerous other uses. Without a doubt, a smooth concrete surface

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Fences: All You Need to Know

“Oh give me land, lots of land under starry skies above, “Don’t fence me in”…. Those lyrics are the beginning of a popular tune sung by Bing Crosby many years ago and adored by many people who loved to wander the country’s wide open spaces without being “fenced in”.  It’s true that the purpose of

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Simple tips for low cost home improvements

Simple tips for low cost home improvements

Homeowners are very well aware of the fact that home improvements can potentially increase the price of their property. However, most individuals have limited budget so they want to lay emphasis on cost effective projects. The real problem lies with how to carry out economical home improvements. Fortunately, there are many ways in which low

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