Spring Home Maintenance Tasks
Spring Home Maintenance Tasks

Spring Home Maintenance Tasks

Every day makes it more and more apparent that the long, dark winter is over, and spring fever is in the air. Now is the perfect time of year to tackle household tasks and chores before summer gets into full swing. Consider taking advantage of your natural desire to spend more time outside and complete some or all of these springtime projects.

Exterior Concrete Care And Maintenance
Exterior Concrete Care and Maintenance

Exterior Concrete Care and Maintenance

Concrete is low-maintenance and extremely durable which is why it is such a popular choice for exterior spaces such as garage floors, patios and driveways. However, concrete is not completely maintenance-free, and there are steps that you can take to keep your exterior concrete in pristine condition and extend its lifespan for as long as possible.

DIY Home Improvement Projects For Winter
DIY Home Improvement Projects for Winter

DIY Home Improvement Projects for Winter

Winter is here which tends to be a down season for home repairs and improvements for DIY’ers, but don’t despair! Winter is the perfect time to tackle smaller projects inside your home. Here is a list of relatively easy and straightforward home improvement projects perfect for keeping your fixer-upper spirit alive this winter. For all of your bigger home improvement projects which need the attention and expertise of a professional general contractor, make sure to contact RGS Contracting of Eugene, Oregon.

Curb Appeal: Hardscaping 101
Curb Appeal: Hardscaping 101

Curb Appeal: Hardscaping 101

Most of us are pretty familiar with the term “landscaping,” and hardscaping has many of the same concepts. One of the biggest differences is the materials used to create the desired effect. While landscaping typically uses plant-based materials, hardscaping uses hard wearing materials such as concrete, wood and stone. Projects such as driveways, walkways, retaining walls and stairways can all be examples of hardscaping. Hardscaping adds texture and curb appeal to any outdoor space and the possibilities are endless. Not to mention in a wet climate like Eugene, Oregon, materials like concrete are great to fight against the rain.