Monthly Archives: March 2011

Spring Time Refinishing Projects

Ah, spring.  Time to open up the windows, air out the house, and if you’re planning any finishing work, start prepping for a safe time coat your floors, fixtures and walls; right.  Absolutely, but if you’re in New England, not … Continue reading

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Bamboo and Wood Countertops & Butcher Block

Bamboo and Wood Countertops These days, stores such as Home Depot, as well as local independent stores, are pushing low price granite counter-tops on ever more cost conscious consumers.    Installed granite counter top prices ranging from $55 to $65 per … Continue reading

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Solar Star: Prepare Now For Summer Heat

While our winters in New England are cold, our summers are very hot.  Last summer was one of the hottest summers on record.  For many, trying to sleep at night is far from relaxing.  This feels especially true in our … Continue reading

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Spring Heat and Oversized Furnaces: What Rais Can Do

While winter is that time of year that can demand the most heating energy and fuel use, often the perimeter seasons of spring and fall often great opportunities for fossil fuel reduction by using a wood stove.  The reason is … Continue reading

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