If you have a cedar deck, you should make sure that the deck legs are not sitting on dirt or exposed ground. A new deck should never be installed with such either. Doing so will cause excess rot and decay of your deck's support system, making it dangerous to use and en...

Labor Day has just passed and school is in session. That can only mean one thing - Fall is right around the corner. Not only does Fall bring us football, hot cocoa, and holidays, but it also means some cold weather repairs and preparations may be needed for your home....

When I first moved into my current home, one of the things that I noticed during my own inspection was that the deck on the back of my house seemed to be inadequately supported. Being in the handyman business, I was able to spot that the deck posts were improperly secu...

What's better than cuddling up all warm and cozy next to the fire on a cold February night? Well, if your fireplace is an eyesore, then your moment of relaxation can be a real buzz kill. Check out the facelift I gave this tired old fireplace in my own home. The facia g...

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Phil Yoakum

28301 W Center Rd

Waterloo, NE 68069

Phone: 402-430-0090