Termite Control Safety Tips

Posted by Wood Care Systems on 2/6/2015 to Wood Care Tips
Nobody appreciates a bug when it decides to expand its territory into your home. Some of the most irritating and damaging bugs are termites; a small creature that resembles an ant with long wings, ranging in colors from black to white. Termites can come in numbers of 350,000 or more and are famous for quickly wearing out their welcome.

If You Build It They Will Love You

Posted by Wood Care Systems on 2/5/2015
Kids are messy, and if you have them, you probably know that if you let them, they will take over your house with their messes. You probably have a designated area for them to play and store their toys.

3 Reasons Why Wood Finishing Works

Posted by Wood Care Systems on 1/17/2015 to Wood Care Tips

When it comes to planning and building wood-based structures and flooring it’s important to pay attention not just to the design and materials, but also on the wood finishes. Wood finishes are available in a variety of preparations including paste, liquid or gel, and these are often applied thinly into a wooden surface. There are two general types of wooden finishes- finishes that create a thin coating into the wooden surface and mixtures that can penetrate the wooden material.

Prepping your Deck for Refinishing & Staining

Posted by Wood Care Systems on 12/12/2014 to Wood Care Tips
Whether your deck is made of pressure-treated lumber, cedar, redwood, or teak, everything from the sun's UV rays to rain and snow to simple everyday use creates wear and tear on the surface. Sooner or later it'll need refinishing.

4 Important Tips for a Lasting Wooden Fence

Posted by Wood Care Systems on 11/27/2014 to Wood Care Tips

Having a wooden fence in your home definitely adds great charm and beauty, not to mention delivers several functions such as added security, delineation of property boundaries, and enclosure for a garden or even for livestock.

As part of your home, it's important that you don't neglect your wooden fence so that you can continue to enjoy its benefits. Besides, since this part of your house is immediately seen as part of the façade, you have to maintain its appearance too in order to add value and appeal to your residence.

Upcycled Wood Pallets Make Artsy Home Furniture

Posted by Wood Care Systems on 11/17/2014 to General Wood Care
Upcycling is a hot trend right now because not only does it reduce waste destined for the dump, it also repurposes that trash to become someone's treasure.

Yes, You Can Safely Cook, Grill, Barbecue, and Smoke on Your Wood Deck

Posted by ewoodcare on 11/4/2014 to General Wood Care
Grilling and barbecuing on your wooden deck can be done safely as long as you place your grill in the right location and take a few simple safety precautions.

Preparing Your Wood Deck for the Winter, Your Time Is Running Out

Posted by ewoodcare on 10/26/2014 to Wood Care Tips
Winter is quickly approaching. Now is the time to prepare your wood deck for the colder months. If you properly prepare your wood deck for the winter, your deck will survive the wind, rain, snow, and debris. If you love your wood deck, protect it from the harsh elements of the winter.

3 Things to Consider Before Building Your Wood Deck

Posted by Wood Care Systems on 10/16/2014 to Wood Care Tips
Adding a wood deck to your home is one of the most rewarding home improvement projects you can undertake, for a number of different reasons. While the increase in resale value is likely not going to increase dramatically, it should still add an estimated 70-80 percent of your material costs to the home value.

Restore Your Front Door

Posted by Wood Care Systems on 10/5/2014

 

That time of year is coming up.  You know that time of year when you are invaded by relatives.  That’s right:  The Holidays.  Before you know it, your pantry will be stocked with everything you need to serve an army – or your family.  Your home will be decorated festively, and you will begin shopping for all the people on your nice list.  In the forefront of your mind, as you begin preparing for the onslaught of relatives, is that one person who will find something to criticize.  Whether it’s your own mother, your mother-in-law, or your great Aunt Sally, every family has that one hard to please relative.  

Autumn Deck Cleaning

Posted by Wood Care Systems on 10/5/2014

Wouldn’t it be nice to have your autumn evenings spent on a deck that has a new and fresh look?  While that may seem out of your reach, fortunately you don’t have to tear down and rebuild.  You can revitalize in a less drastic way.

Your Dream Home Come to Life

Posted by 3dcart SEM Team on 10/5/2014

Most little girls dream of growing up and having a perfect life that includes Prince Charming, 2.2 kids, the beautiful home with the wraparound porch and picket fence, and most men dream of giving it to her, complete with the porch swing, swimming pool, jungle gym and tree house for those 2.5 kids.

Preventing Wood Rot- What Every Homeowner Should Know

Posted by Ewood Care on 9/22/2014
Wood rot and decay are common problems associated with structures made from wood. Whether these are wooden windows and doors or log cabins, wood rot and decay often crop up and frustrate homeowners who value the classic looks of their property. As a property owner who values the structural integrity of wood, it’s critical that understanding of the material, care and pro-active ownership should be part of the plan. It’s crucial to understand the material, and what causes wood rot and decay, and appropriate treatment products and solutions to use when maintaining the structural integrity of the property in question.

How to Clean Wooden Flooring Stains and Boost Your Home’s Value

Posted by ewoodcare.com on 9/3/2014
Stains on the wooden floor, whether these are due to water spills or the natural signs of discolorations, can be problematic for every homeowner.

How Stain Helps You Care For Your Wood

Posted by EWood Care on 8/19/2014
Most people who have wooden items around their home know that applying a stain is a good idea, but that doesn’t mean they understand why.

How To Remove Stains From Wooden Furniture

Posted by EWood Care on 8/14/2014
In the world of wooden furniture and decks, there are types of stains. The good stains are a protective coating that you paint on top of the surface to keep it safe and undamaged while bad stains are accidental damage.

Borate Effectively Preserves Your Investment

Posted by E Wood Care on 7/29/2014
Borate treated wood is on the rise as a safe and long-lasting method to protect homes from wood destroying organisms.