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What Are the Benefits of and How To Use a Smart Thermostat?

If you have kept up with any of the latest trends in modern technology, you may have heard of “smart” thermostats. Of course, the name alone doesn’t tell you much. It seems like there’s a “smart” version of everything these days. Smartphones, smart refrigerators, smart cars, and so many others. But is it really worth […]

4 Features That Will Enhance Your Home

No matter how fancy or complete you believe your home to be, every dwelling can be improved in some way or another. From small changes such as a new lick of paint to more robust alternations like adding in an extension such as a conservatory, there are multiple ways in which you can enhance your […]

COVID-19 Announcement

The Peter L. Brown Company is open for business and taking appropriate precautions to protect our employees and clients. Give us a call and we will discuss your project over the phone prior to coming to your residence to perform an evaluation. You do not need to be at the residence while we are conducting […]

How to Keep Fresh Dirt from Washing Away

Soil is absolutely vital to the health of a tree. Dirt is responsible for regulating the water supply of the tree, supporting biodiversity, giving the tree physical and structural support, cycling the nutrients throughout the tree and filtering out the pollutants. This is why the type of soil you plant your tree in is so […]

How Does a Gutter Fabrication Machine Work?

If you’re planning to operate a gutter fabrication machine, the first step you need to take is to read and understand the instruction manual provided by the manufacturer. The manual will help you learn two things: all the appropriate safety measures so that injuries can be avoided, and the proper operation of the machine to […]

Ductwork vs Ductless HVAC Systems in Vancouver, WA

If you’re building a new home or renovating an old one, you have a nearly endless number of choices in front of you. What kind of furniture do you want in each room? What color scheme do you want for the paint? What kind of appliances do you need in the kitchen? It can be […]

Make Sure Your Gutters are Clean This Winter

Although there are a thousand better ways to spend a Sunday afternoon, you cannot enjoy your day-off if you haven’t cleaned your gutters yet. The gutters are an essential part of your house, and you need to ensure that they function properly. Winter is a time of the year when you need to clean the […]

Why You Should Buy Energy Efficient Replacement Windows

Windows are one of the best and most underrated features of your house. They have the power to make any room look brighter and more spacious. Did you know that windows can have a huge influence on your electricity bill? Poorly insulated windows are one of the main reasons why your house gets freezing cold […]