Jack's Home Improvement Center: Blog Channelhttp://jackslucedale.comCompany blogs, tips and how-toshttp://assets.newmediaretailer.com/http://assets.cdn.newmediaretailer.com/120000/120367/thumb_jacks.jpgJack's Home Improvement Centerhttp://jackslucedale.comen-USCopyright 2019, Jack's Home Improvement CenterMon, 17 Jun 2019 21:56:02 -0400Mon, 17 Jun 2019 21:56:02 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comWhat You Should Know About Pellet Stovesblog_178391544975100http://jackslucedale.com/blog/article/17839/what-you-should-know-about-pellet-stovesLike a fireplace, a pellet stove is an alternative way of heating your house without the crazy costs of energy bills. What most people do not know is that pellet stoves can heat a home in one of the most efficient and eco friendly manners possible.BlogsSun, 16 Dec 2018 10:45:00 -0500How Tile Saws Workblog_254751543669200http://jackslucedale.com/blog/article/25475/how-tile-saws-workWhile using a tile saw takes some practice to be proficient, it can be a useful tool when tiling a room. Here are some key points about how a tile saw works:  Some like it hot (or not)While regular circular saws are very versatile, cutting tile is not in their normal repertoire.BlogsSat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 -0500The Safest Way to Change Ceiling Lights in Your Homeblog_178421542383940http://jackslucedale.com/blog/article/17842/the-safest-way-to-change-ceiling-lights-in-your-homeWe have all been caught staring at our ceiling, wondering how we will ever get up the courage to climb up a ladder and replace that pesky ceiling bulb or ugly fixture. This article looks to shed some light on replacing both ceiling bulbs and fixtures with some easy how-to tips.BlogsFri, 16 Nov 2018 10:59:00 -0500Going from Wallpaper to Paintblog_247271541073600http://jackslucedale.com/blog/article/24727/going-from-wallpaper-to-paintWhen renovating a room in their home, many people make the choice to go from paint to wallpaper. Generally, the only preparation needed is to fill holes or damage to the wall and then simply hang the wallpaper.BlogsThu, 01 Nov 2018 08:00:00 -0400Winter Home Improvement Projectsblog_599731538418120http://jackslucedale.com/blog/article/59973/winter-home-improvement-projectsIt's easy to feel cooped up inside after a few months of winter. The holiday buzz has died down, you've finally finished putting away all those seasonal decorations … so, now what? The winter months are a great time to embark upon an indoor home improvement project or two!BlogsMon, 01 Oct 2018 14:22:00 -0400Weatherstripping Isn't Just for Winterblog_238441538395200http://jackslucedale.com/blog/article/23844/weatherstripping-isnt-just-for-winterWhen most people think of using weatherstrip, they think of it as a way of keeping the cold out; that it's all part of winterizing their home. The only problem is, since they think of it as a winter related thing, they don't usually address the issue until winter.BlogsMon, 01 Oct 2018 08:00:00 -0400Tips for Living through a Renovationblog_247261537012800http://jackslucedale.com/blog/article/24726/tips-for-living-through-a-renovationA renovation project can be very rewarding. But like most things in life, rewards don't come easy. Renovation projects can vary in size and expense, though one theme that holds true throughout any of them is the impact it makes on your daily life.BlogsSat, 15 Sep 2018 08:00:00 -0400When You Should Aerate Your Lawn blog_591701535808480http://jackslucedale.com/blog/article/59170/when-you-should-aerate-your-lawn-Aerating your lawn loosens compacted soil and allows air and water to reach the roots of your lawn. It's one of the best ways to dethatch your lawn since it puts less stress on it.BlogsSat, 01 Sep 2018 09:28:00 -0400Cleaning Tips for Your Deckblog_587351534366200http://jackslucedale.com/blog/article/58735/cleaning-tips-for-your-deckEvery homeowner should clean their deck annually. Maintaining a clean deck year over year will protect it from the natural elements and father time. Now is the time to get outdoors and give your deck the renewal it needs to thrive another year.BlogsWed, 15 Aug 2018 16:50:00 -0400Heat Exhaustion in Constructionblog_587341533127800http://jackslucedale.com/blog/article/58734/heat-exhaustion-in-constructionSummer is here and with it comes the heat. For those working in construction it means stress, exhaustion, and dehydration are all top concerns in the workplace.BlogsWed, 01 Aug 2018 08:50:00 -0400