Keep cool this spring and summer

If the mild winter is any indication — people were wearing shorts during what should have been California’s rainiest season — it’s going to be a long, hot summer. Don’t get caught with a broken air conditioner; stick to a maintenance plan that will ensure everything stays nice and cool. “Consider your HVAC (unit) similar […]

Get decked out with color

Wondering what one of the biggest trends “on deck” is this year? Hint, it is a colorful answer. That’s because more and more people are choosing to add color with a waterproofing deck stain. “There are practical reasons for the trend,” says HGTV/DIY Network star Jeff Wilson. “First, most decks are made of pressure treated […]