Stressing Out Can Hurt You

Stress levels are at an all-time high all around us. With the abundance of negative news about the ongoing pandemic, it has lead to an increase in people going to their doctor and getting anti-anxiety medications. There are some things that you can do yourself to...

Hand Sanitizer vs. Hand Wash

Most of us have probably used hand sanitizer at one time or another, and it was one of the first things that started selling out in stores around the country when the COVID-19 pandemic started. What is the benefit of using hand sanitizer? Well, for one thing, you can...

Should You Sell Or Shouldn’t You?

How do you sell a home during the current crisis? Would a buyer even be able to tour the home? Will my home lose value and leave me with a lot less money in a sale if I wait? All these questions do not have straight answers, but it is possible to have positive results...

Decrease Your Water Waste

The amount of water that comes out of your faucet when you open up the valve depends greatly on the pressure in your water pipes. The water coming from your faucet is measured by its flow rate. A normal flow rate is around 1 gallon per minute. Of course, most...

The Constant Battle Against Mold

Mold can be a major health risk to you and your family, especially so if someone already has a sensitivity or allergy. It is also possible that you could develop an allergy from long term exposure to mold, so it is definitely in your best interest to take care of the...

When Your Pipes Are Frozen

In the cold months of the year, it does happen that pipes freeze. This is very unfortunate, but it is not necessarily a terrible thing. It is possible to thaw out your pipes safely, but you need to be careful since thawing them incorrectly could do more damage than...

When Your Flashing Is Lacking

Whenever there is heavy rainfall, there is a chance that water makes it into your home. Water can do all kinds of damage to a home, the most common of these is mold. To prevent water from getting in, there are a lot of different features installed with the purpose of...

Is Your Beautiful Floor Ruined?

When you have beautiful hardwood floors in your home, you probably worry a lot about them being scratched up. It is so easy for it to happen. Someone pushes a piece of furniture and it slides across the floor, or someone walks in with their shoes on and don’t realize...

A Way To Kill Pests

There are many unwanted things that you as a homeowner have to deal with. It could be insects, rodents or weeds just to mention a few. These three situations have something in common though. They are often solved by the use of some type of pesticide. While some...

Keeping It All In

Heating and cooling a large home is costly, and you probably want to do everything you can to cut down on costs. Did you know that it is possible that you are losing a lot of money before the heat even makes it to the rooms of your home? This is because of leaking...