Winter is finally here! It’s January, and it sure does feel like it. If you’d like to know of some easy ways to reduce your heating costs without freezing in your home, read on.
Raise the humidity in ... Read More
If your hot water heater isn’t delivering as much hot water as it used to this winter, there are a few things that may be causing the problem.
It needs some repairs
Your hot water heater may need some elements replaced ... Read More
There’s nothing quite like the natural warmth and beauty butcher block countertops add to a kitchen. As beautiful and functional as they may be, they have a reputation for requiring a great deal of maintenance – sanding and ... Read More
According to the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI), home electrical fires account for an estimated 51,000 fires each year, nearly 500 deaths, more than 1,400 injuries, and $1.3 billion in property damage. Homeowners can prevent accidents, ... Read More
One of the best ways to reduce furnace breakdowns and ensure your system is running efficiently is by having an annual tune up performed. Just like your car, the life of your furnace will be extended with regular preventative maintenance. ... Read More
It's the dreaded sound most homeowners have heard at least one time in their life. You have a sink full of food scraps that you're trying to put down the garbage disposal. You flip the garbage disposal on and… ... Read More
“When should I replace my furnace?” That’s a very common question homeowners ask. Let’s face it - no one wants to replace their furnace. New furnaces are very expensive. But, at some point, it must be done. ... Read More
Does your trash can stink? Use these handy tips to clean and deodorize your trash can.
Hose it off thoroughly
Empty the trash can, take it outside, and spray it with a hose.
Use a cleaning solution to clean and disinfect ... Read More
Did you know that you should inspect your fire extinguisher monthly? That’s what the National Fire Protection Association recommends. Although you should have your fire extinguishers maintained by a professional annually, monthly inspections are something you can ... Read More
Did you know that you can reduce your utility bill by as much as $600 per year if you conduct a simple home energy audit? Here are four easy things you can check to start saving money right now. ... Read More