3 Most Common Drainage Problems in Winter

February 8, 2021

Winter weather in Ohio is hard on your home in a variety of ways. Your furnace works overtime, your roof and siding take a beating, and your home’s drainage system is subject to all kinds of unique problems that can be difficult to solve. At DeFazio Company, we believe in being prepared, so as we head into the second half of winter, watch out for these three common drainage problems.

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3 Common Outdoor Lighting Problems and How to Solve Them

January 8, 2021

Outdoor lights can be tricky. Sometimes the challenges they present are minor, easy fixes; while other times, lighting problems can be dangerous. Because of this, it’s a good idea to know how to identify issues and prevent any problems from turning dangerous. At DeFazio Company, we take pride in providing safety and visibility around Cleveland area homes, so today we’re discussing the most common issues we see and what you can do about them.

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Should You Install a Fence in the Winter?

December 11, 2020

Many Cleveland area homeowners wait until spring or summer to install a fence around their home. But is that necessary? Actually, there are several benefits of installing a fence in the winter months rather than waiting for spring. Today, our team at DeFazio Company are discussing all the reasons why installing a fence this winter might be the right choice for you.

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How to Winterize Your Sprinkler System

November 30, 2020

The weather has turned cold here in the Midwest and the need to water our lawns is gone until next spring. However, merely shutting down your sprinkler system isn’t enough to ensure it will work the next time you need it. You must also winterize it completely to prevent it from freezing, expanding, and then cracking your underground pipes. Our team at DeFazio Company has been serving the Cleveland, OH, area since 2007, and today we’re discussing the basics of winterizing your sprinkler system.

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4 Types of Drainage Solutions

October 19, 2020

Did you know that a major cause of structural damage in Ohio homes is poor drainage? As a homeowner, we’re sure you can appreciate how devastating structural damage can be and you’ll want to do everything in your power to avoid it! That’s why it is so important to make sure your home is armed with the right type of drainage system. Exterior drainage systems offer the defense you need to protect your home against surface water. So today, our team at DeFazio Company is discussing the different types available.

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How to Choose the Right Security Lights

September 10, 2020

Feeling safe and secure in your own home is a top priority of most homeowners. No one wants to stay awake all night worrying if their home is truly safe. If you’re looking to add to your security system, the right outdoor lighting can help deter crime on your property and can sometimes be even more effective than a traditional security system. To help you choose the right type of security lights for your Cleveland area home, listen to the experts at DeFazio Company.

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3 Things to Consider When Installing a Pet Fence

August 28, 2020

At DeFazio Company, we love pets. For many, our dogs are not just pets, they are part of the family and, just like the rest of the family, they deserve their own space. Room to run and play is essential for a dog’s well-being; however, they need to be able to do it in a safe way. The best way to give your pet the safe space he deserves is by installing a fence, but what type of fence is right for you? To help you answer that question, our team has listed a few things to consider.

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The Importance of Irrigation System Maintenance

July 15, 2020

If your once-beautiful lawn is starting to show brown spots, it may be due to an issue with your irrigation system. When was the last time you had it checked out? Did you have a system installed and then forget about it? If so, you could be wasting money and water each month by not properly maintaining your irrigation system. DeFazio Company is here to help! Below are a few reasons why it’s important to schedule regular maintenance for your Cleveland home’s sprinkler system.

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3 Signs of Poor Yard Drainage

June 10, 2020

As a proud Cleveland homeowner, you work hard on your yard and landscaping to keep your home looking beautiful. How frustrating it must be to have it all ruined by poor drainage! Our team at DeFazio Company never wants to see your hard work go to waste, and that is why we’ve put together this list of three signs your yard has drainage issues. The faster you identify the problem, the faster our experts can remedy it!

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Landscape Lighting Design Ideas

May 13, 2020

Lighting up your landscaping is a great way to draw attention to the most striking features of your landscape any time of the day or night. Not only is landscape lighting an attractive feature that adds curb appeal to your home, it also provides safety and visibility for you and your family. However, it takes a trained eye to choose lighting solutions that will enhance both your home and landscape. And that’s where our team at DeFazio Company comes in. We can help you design an elegant lighting display that you will enjoy all year round.

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