Pesky Woodpeckers

Woodpeckers can do quite a bit of damage to a home if they are insistent on digging into it. Unfortunately, there isn’t a lot you as a homeowner can do about the bird, since they are protected, but you can do your best to discourage them from coming back to your...

Freshening Up Your Ducts

Homes that use forced air for their heating and cooling have ducts running throughout the structure. These vents are essential for the efficient operation of an HVAC system, but over time debris and dust can build up inside of the vents and prevent airflow as well as...

Keeping It Sealed Up

Do you know all that insulation does for your home? It insulates both heat exchange and sound. This means that if you don’t have sufficient insulation, your home will be noisier and cost more to keep warm/cool depending on the season.So what is sufficient insulation?...

Get a Handle on Things

When you go to flush your toilet, is the handle wiggly and loose? This could easily happen, especially if you’ve been using the toilet for years. Maybe the toilet doesn’t always flush right, or do you have to push on the handle several times to get it to actually...

Just A Little Support

Putting stuff up on the wall can require some extra support, especially since most homes only have drywalls. Drywall is an excellent building material, but it is not very good for mounting stuff. This is why wall anchors are useful for homeowners.There are many...

A Simple Tool?

Everyone knows how to use a plunger, right? Well, while it is true that most people would be able to grab a plunger and go to work on a clogged toilet, there is a big difference between using a plunger and using it right. In fact, if you use too much force when trying...