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Beam me up Scotty

Beam me up Scotty

Sometimes a door just won’t work

When a regular door will not work, it might be time to explore a pocket door.  Pocket doors often get a bad reputation, but this is generally attributed to poor installation, not an inherent problem with pocket doors.   Imagine, no door swing in your way, but tucked neatly inside a wall.

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Geothermal, Home Comfort, & Tax Credits

Geothermal, Home Comfort, & Tax Credits

Geothermal to the Rescue.  Simply put Geothermal means Earth Heat and especially now how important is it to install a heating system for your home that will use the earth’s temperature, an unlimited resource, to heat and cool your home.  Not only that, but most geothermal systems also provide most of your hot water as well. 

The Cost to operate a Geothermal system is but a fraction of other systems and you will never be at the mercy of oil prices, embargos or other world event again.  Try this this quick energy calculater from Water Furnace to see how much you could be saving. Energy Calculator

When it comes to an expensive sophisticated product like geothermal you want a true professional designing and installing your system and there isn’t anyone in Central Ohio with more experience than our instructor Steve Mullins of Complete Comfort, not only in the Heating, Cooling and ventilation field, but Geothermal as well.

Steve will explain the features and benefits of a geothermal system and discuss several other aspects of heating and cooling.   The current tax benefit of a geothermal system help make it a viable choice for anyone considering building.  The details of the tax credit will also be discussed.

The class on will be offered April 8, 2010, 7-9 p.m. at the Décor Blvd showroom, 3436 Millennium Ct., in Columbus. For reservations or to view other upcoming classes and events, visit http://customhomebuildingcamp.com. Classes are free,  Classroom space is limited, but this class is available online as well.  Reservations are required

Fireplaces are still a favorite

Fireplaces are still a favorite

Industry officials recently announced that 1.2 million hearth products were shipped in 2009.  Of those, a pretty wide majority (over 635,000) were traditional gas-burning units (eco-friendly options included). Cordwood and electrical fireplaces accounted for 235,647 and 245,800, respectively.

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What is Engineered Wood?

What is Engineered Wood?

Stick Built might not be all that great.  You may have heard for years that the best built homes are stick built.  Well stick built means one piece at a time but maybe those sticks go together in the rain, sleet, snow or cold.  Read More…
Is Carpet Really Bad for Allergies?

Is Carpet Really Bad for Allergies?

Carpet can be wonderful flooring choice for many homes, especially homes where children need a soft place to play, rooms that need a quiet and peaceful atmosphere or an area where nothing but a great texture and pattern will do. However, carpet sometimes doesn’t even get considered because of some common misconceptions.

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