Happy new year and happy winter. Mid January is good time to perform a basic home inspection. This will help avoid larger problems later, as the cold months continue. For example, did you know that adding insulation to your attic helps prevent ice dams? Here’s how an ice dam forms: When too much heat escapes […]
The holiday season is a fun time for decorations, giving, family and friends. Help keep your home and family safe with proper tree care and home safety. Here are some facts and tips to help you maintain a safe environment. First though, did you know… [fact] Electrical distribution or lighting equipment was involved in two […]
Now that the leaves are beginning to fall, here are some expert tips on how to make the raking day(s) go smoothly. Dry leaves are easier Simply put, wet leaves are heavy and more work. Try raking on a dry day. It will help you avoid injury and the annoying job of handling a wet […]
The end of Summer is approaching so here are some tips to help manage your home maintenance projects. Work safely and make sure to use the services of a professional if you are unfamiliar with tools, construction or other project requirements. http://countrysiderestoration.com  A complete gutter inspection –– to remove leaves, nests, and debris. After […]
This article is dedicated a good weekend project. Now that the sun is shining, installing outdoor solar lighting is a great way to add nice aesthetics and way-finding to your home. Here is how to get started… Obstacles Be careful to avoid the pathways of lawn mowers or edgers. Also, try not to place the […]
10 Spring Maintenance Tips www.countrysiderestoration.com Spring is getting close. Here are some helpful home maintenance tips for you to ponder. Get a head-start on your seasonal maintenance.  Check your Gutters Improper water drainage can lead to excess moisture in the basement or crawl space. Downspouts should drain away from the foundation and be cleared […]
With Spring approaching, you may be considering restoring your barn into a business location or residential property. Read this brochure from the National Parks Service. Download the PDF here!
Steve Luchetta is the owner of Countryside Restoration and expert contractor. He aspires to reach more people to let them know that his company offers a variety of construction and repair services. With winter approaching, he has many tips on keeping up with the seasons and home upkeep. Here is our conversation… AndGraphic: Go morning […]