Tony Carrick

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Tony Carrick is a freelance writer specializing in home improvement, landscaping, and design. A recipient of a degree in journalism and a Master of Arts in English, he spent ten years writing for a variety of local newspapers and business publications before becoming an English teacher. Mr. Carrick now works as a freelance writer from his home in North Carolina. When he isn’t furiously typing away on his laptop or working on his latest home improvement project, he enjoys spending time with his family and cycling through the beautiful North Carolina countryside. Connect with Tony Carrick on LinkedIn.

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JANUARY 31, 2022 | MONDAY
The Best Air Duct Cleaning Services of 2022

Since most of the dust in your home’s ducts tends to stay in the ductwork, air duct cleaning isn’t required regular maintenance in most homes. In fact, the Environmental Protection Agency...

JANUARY 28, 2022 | FRIDAY
The Best Inground Pool Slides of 2022

One of the best ways to amp up the fun in the backyard swimming pool is by adding an inground pool slide. Inground pool slides come in a variety of shapes and sizes, from rigid plastic sl...

JANUARY 27, 2022 | THURSDAY
Spectating My Kid’s Soccer Games Will Never Be the Same Thanks to This Space-Age Lounge Chair

While there’s nothing wrong with a traditional beach chair or those foldable chairs you see lining the field at Sunday youth soccer games, most just aren’t particularly comfortable. On th...

JANUARY 27, 2022 | THURSDAY
The Best Inflatable Water Slides of 2022

Those dog days of summer can make it hard to get kids away from their screens and into the great outdoors. A backyard water slide could lure them away from their devices. Inflatable slide...

JANUARY 26, 2022 | WEDNESDAY
The Best Pool Basketball Hoops of 2022

Whether for a friendly game of “H-O-R-S-E” or a splash-filled dunking contest, a basketball hoop for pool use amps up the fun in a backyard pool. These aquatic basketball goals include a ...

JANUARY 25, 2022 | TUESDAY
The Best Artificial Grass for Dogs of 2022

While a beautiful natural lawn is certainly a wonderful asset to a home, it’s not easy to attain. Lawns require constant mowing during the growing season, regular weed treatments year-rou...

JANUARY 25, 2022 | TUESDAY
The Best Above-Ground Pool Steps of 2022

Above-ground pools can rise 4 feet or more off the ground, so installing a good set of pool steps to safely get in and out of the pool is a necessity. Stairs specially designed for above-...

JANUARY 18, 2022 | TUESDAY
These 5 Home Inventory Apps Can Help You Streamline Home Insurance Claims

Given that the average American home contains some 300,000 individual items, it is no wonder that most people have a hard time keeping track of their belongings. Many of the things packed...

JANUARY 12, 2022 | WEDNESDAY
9 Retailers You Never Knew Would Recycle Your Old Stuff

As consumers, we create a massive amount of waste, filling up landfills with all of the products we’ve used and thrown away. While most people have a recycling bin along with their trash ...

JANUARY 11, 2022 | TUESDAY
11 Snow Blower Mistakes to Avoid This Winter

A snow blower is a vital machine for homeowners who live in regions prone to heavy snowfall—it makes all the difference when clearing a snow-packed driveway. Operating a snow blower isn’t...