Spruce Up with Black Diamond Coatings Tagged "Tips from the Pros"
The 5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You DIY vs Hiring a Pro

The 5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You DIY vs Hiring a Pro

June 28, 2019 7 min read

I’m sure you know the Do It Yourself, or DIY term, and what it entails.  And you probably do a lot of projects yourself if you’re reading this post.  Have you ever heard the WTC term? I didn’t until recently when I heard it mentioned on a podcast.  I thought it was an interesting way to describe people who would prefer to just write the check and have a professional contractor do the work for them.  It really got me to thinking – what kinds of projects should you even consider doing yourself versus hiring a contractor? Even if you’re the handiest, most willing person on the planet, what constitutes a project beyond your skills?

Read More

Spring Cleaning and Maintaining Your Hardscapes

Spring Cleaning and Maintaining Your Hardscapes

March 01, 2019 3 min read

Winter is retreating and spring has sprung which means your outdoor space is ready for a deep spring cleaning! Besides the regular landscaping and lawn maintenance to clear out winter mess and prep your yard for spring, your hardscape will also need attention.
Read More

Using Sealers to Reduce Property Maintenance Costs

Using Sealers to Reduce Property Maintenance Costs

March 23, 2017 3 min read

Homeowners, property managers and commercial property owners all have felt the sting of the rising costs of property maintenance. All hardscapes require periodic maintenance in order to keep them in presentable condition. Use sealers to lessen the maintenance needed!
Read More