Choosing and Living With Terracotta Floor Tiles

Terracotta – or literally “earth” “fired” is one of the most basic and oldest building materials ever made. Terracotta is essentially clay that has been fired in a kiln until it becomes hard and semi-vitrified and this material is used to make roof tiles, drainage pipes and floor tiles. As a flooring material, terracotta has had to compete with a […]

Emergency Plumbing Services

Plumbing emergencies can occur without warning. If the situation is truly not an emergency, it would be better for you to schedule a plumbing service call during regular calling hours as emergency rates are usually priced higher than normal plumbing maintenance rates. A word of caution: If you have natural gas or propane and you smell gas in the house, […]

When Animals Escape! Tips On Keeping Your Animals In-Doors

Cats and dogs love to be outside. Heck, we all love to be outside, but some of our pets have a tendency to be escape artists at the mere chance to sneak away. Our fellow apartmentite, KHouse, shared a story with me about how her cat, Snowball, loves to leap over the patio railing or even squeeze under it when […]