Keeping Burglars at Bay

Very few things can make you feel as exposed and vulnerable as having your home invaded by burglars. Even if you aren’t home when they break in, it is difficult to regain that sense of safety that you once had in your home. This one reason why it is a good idea to do...

Checking Out Your Neighborhood

You have found the perfect home. It has the perfect number of bedrooms, the porch is beautiful - and that kitchen! All the pieces fall together and you are ready to settle in. But before you sign that dotted line, have you checked the neighborhood? Your neighbors are...

“Inspect” Your Neighbors

You found the perfect home - you love the layout, the backyard, your proximity to work, and so much more. You also schedule a home inspection - because you don't want any surprises. A home inspection is one of the best things you can get. But one part of your home...

When Rodents Come To Visit

Do you like to have furry friends in your home? If we told you that we were speaking of rodents, you would most likely say no. Rodents can carry disease, damage your home, and just make it a much less pleasant place to live. They also breed very quickly, so allowing...

Getting The Fumes Out

Imagine that you are frying up something really greasy in the kitchen. There is smoke everywhere and your smoke detector is going off. What is going wrong? Well, most likely, your kitchen exhaust fan isn’t doing what it is supposed to. This could be due to the fan...

Keeping the Water at Bay

When a home is built, there are many different things taken into consideration. One of them is how water-tight the house is. Keeping water out is essential to prevent damage. There are many issues caused by water intrusion, such as wood-rot, pest infestations, and...

Why You Should Insulate Your Pipes

When you hear the word insulation, you might not think about your pipes, but did you know that pipe insulation can be the solution to many issues in a home? If you have a lot of condensation forming on the cold water pipes in your home during humid days, insulating...

Is Your Pressure Too Low Or Too High?

If I were to tell you that your faucet flow rate is low, do you know what it means? Not everyone is familiar with the concept, but homes should have a rate of approximately 1 gallon per minute, and there are many things that could affect that. Measuring your flow rate...

Keeping A Roof Over Your Head

Every homeowner is looking to save money. While some might be doing so more diligently than others, none of us likes to spend money unnecessarily. There is definitely a benefit to keeping costs down across the board since it all adds up, but there are some items that...

Keeping Your Electronics Safe

When there is a power surge, terrible things can happen to your sensitive electronics. If you have a TV that cost you quite a bit of money to buy, you probably would like to make sure that it isn’t busted by a random spike in your power grid. Your best friend in this...

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