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Builders of Additions

Pine Building Company

We will design and build an addition that will give you the extra space you need and look like it was the original part of the house. We'll even show you how to save by doing or subcontracting some of the work. First and second story renovations, remodeling of existing space. Kitchens, bathrooms, basements, master suites, great room additions.

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Mold Remediation & Testing

Concrobium

Stop using bleach to fight mold! Concrobium mold-fighting products get rid of mold on indoor and outdoor surfaces - without harmful chemicals. Concrobium Mold Control crushes mold spores as it dries and then stays on the surface to prevent future mold growth.

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Brick & Concrete

K.C. Masonry

Driveways, Patio's, Porches, Stamped concrete, Chimney's, Brick paver repair. 23 years in business. For all your brick and concrete needs. Call 877-MASONRY.

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Deck Care Fast & Easy book

Glenn Haege's Deck Care Fast & Easy explains what to do and what to buy for that four letter word that lives in your backyard; your deck!  This book walks you though selecting between woods and man made decking, deck maintenance, brightening, stripping, sealing and staining. It’s free!

Download the guide here

Energy News

Latest federal tax credits for energy efficient home improvements

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Michigan court ruling updates Uniform Energy Code for homes after multi-year review.

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The Green Scene

How Green are you?

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Energy Incentives

DSIRE is a comprehensive source of information on state, local, utility, and federal incentives that promote renewable energy and energy efficiency.

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REGREEN ASID & USGBC "Residential Remodeling Guidelines"

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Glenn's weekly Handyman columns

Outdoor lighting that’s practical, decorative
-- 06/22/2017

Cordless power tool advances make them viable
-- 06/15/2017

Great gift ideas for Father’s Day
-- 06/08/2017

Grills and smokers available for every cooking style
-- 06/01/2017

Understand water issues before buying filters
-- 05/25/2017

New products make refinishing deck easier
-- 05/18/2017

New accessories add flair to decks
-- 05/11/2017

More than asphalt roofing shingles
-- 05/04/2017

Spring home show exhibitor number largest since 2004
-- 04/28/2017

Tank versus tankless hot water heater
-- 04/20/2017

About those 2016 energy tax credits
-- 04/13/2017

Low inventory translates to a seller’s market
-- 04/06/2017

Time for spring project planning
-- 03/30/2017

Try green products for remodeling, cleaning
-- 03/23/2017

Color trends more muted for home’s interior, vibrant on exterior
-- 03/16/2017

Use planning to survive power outages
-- 03/09/2017

Local bath remodeling trends mirror national study
-- 03/02/2017

Kitchen, bath remodeling have evolved
-- 02/23/2017

Change home’s floor plan to keep current
-- 02/16/2017

Home show attendance sign of housing rebound
-- 02/09/2017

Innovative products on display at builder’s show in Orlando
-- 02/03/2017

50th electronics show focuses on connectivity
-- 01/26/2017

Planning will make move to new home smoother
-- 01/19/2017

Odd sounds in home can be fixed
-- 01/12/2017

Winter’s for indoor projects, spring planning
-- 01/05/2017

Most recent Ask Glenn topics

PEX is an excellent choice for new water lines
-- 12/28/2010

Lowering a thermostate can create heating bill savings
-- 12/28/2010

Call your gas company if unpleasant smells arise from gas appliances
-- 12/28/2010

Check the National Association of Home Inspectors website for licensed home inspectors
-- 12/28/2010

Use infrared scans to be sure of leak origins
-- 12/28/2010

Products are available just for suspended ceilings
-- 12/21/2010

Get an infrared scan to show where insulation is needed
-- 12/21/2010

Several different alarms exist for water backup systems
-- 12/21/2010

Sound preparation is vital to prevent peeling bathroom paint
-- 12/21/2010

Blower test can diagnose heat loss issues
-- 12/14/2010

Independent Window Repair can fix broken seals
-- 12/14/2010

Cellulous insulation can be blown in over fiberglass
-- 12/14/2010

Remove old, damaged floor before installing a new one
-- 12/14/2010

Avoid redirecting clothes dryer to heat home
-- 12/14/2010

Always get multiple estimates for waterproofing basements
-- 12/07/2010

Products can fix milky looking stamped concrete
-- 12/07/2010

Best hardwood floor is one that is installed correctly
-- 12/07/2010

Soluble salts from wet plaster are cause of peeling paint
-- 12/07/2010

Doozy products clean and shine furniture
-- 11/30/2010

Use manufacturers website to find reputable contractors
-- 11/30/2010

Giani paint on kitchen countertops creates a granite look
-- 11/30/2010

Fogging a crawl space can eliminate mold and musty odors
-- 11/30/2010

Thermal imaging camera can determine source of water leaks
-- 11/30/2010

Try floating floor over self-leveling concrete
-- 11/23/2010

Look for specialized repairmen when filling basement cracks
-- 11/23/2010

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