8 Safety Essentials for Your Home
Mar 20, 2023
As a homeowner, you want to keep your family and property safe. Here are a few safety essentials for your home to assist with this task. With a few basics, you'll feel better prepared to care for your family in an emergency. Fire Extinguishers are Safety Essentials...
5 Ways to Improve Outdoor Living Spaces
Feb 20, 2023
With warmer weather on the way, you may be thinking about ways to spruce up your deck, porch, or patio. You can turn the courtyard or patio into an inviting oasis with minor changes and additions. Here are five ideas to improve your outdoor living spaces. Add Built-In...
4 DIY Plumbing Projects for the Homeowner
Jan 20, 2023
Home plumbing projects don’t have to be intimidating. Many repair and maintenance tasks are possible with basic tools and a little know-how. From fixing a leaky faucet to unclogging a sink drain, here are a few DIY plumbing projects that homeowners can tackle on their...
5 Warning Signs of Structural Problems in a Home
Dec 22, 2022
Structural issues are one of the most serious problems homeowners may face. Not only can these issues lead to costly repairs, but they can also be dangerous if left unchecked. It is important for a homeowner to familiarize themselves with the warning signs of...
4 Tree Maintenance in the Fall Tips
Nov 23, 2022
Fall is the perfect time of year for tree care. As the temperature drops, trees drop their leaves, slow their growth, and go dormant to preserve energy. Here are a few tips for tree maintenance in the fall. Regular care will help keep your trees healthy and vibrant...
5 Home Improvement Projects That Don’t Add Value
Oct 24, 2022
Homeowners are often looking for ways to add value to their homes. Whether it's for resale purposes or just for their enjoyment, everyone wants to live in a comfortable and upgraded home. But not all home improvement projects add value to your property. In fact, some...
6 Tips for Fall Lawn Maintenance
Sep 23, 2022
Autumn is an ideal time for grooming your lawn to guarantee beautiful growth in spring. The cool weather of the fall season helps grass roots develop better than during the hot days of summer. Here are a few fall lawn maintenance measures to keep your yard in great...
4 Tips for Energy-Efficient Doors in Your Home
Aug 24, 2022
Making your doors more energy-efficient can help you reduce energy costs and help your HVAC system work less and last longer. Installing new energy-efficient doors is the best way to improve your door's energy efficiency. Still, several other easy and inexpensive...
5 Ways to Boost Home Security Before Vacation
Jul 26, 2022
You have your suitcases packed, and your vacation plans are finalized. Preparing for an out-of-town trip is exciting but can be worrisome. If you are concerned about your empty house, here are tips to boost home security before vacation. Boost Home Security Before...
4 Signs of Termites in Your Home
Jun 28, 2022
A termite infestation on your property can cause severe damage to your home. The insects feed on cellulose found in all wood and paper products. A single colony of termites may consume more than one pound of material daily. Over time, an active termite nest can cause...
7 Easy Home Upgrades You Can DIY
May 27, 2022
There are plenty of DIY home improvements to spruce up your home and boost its value without spending a lot of money. These projects help you save money, learn valuable skills, and discover new interests that may come in handy as a homeowner. Here are a few easy home...
How to Clean an Oven in 4 Steps
May 2, 2022
Our ovens are usually the one appliance that is overlooked during our cleaning sessions, maybe because the stains and spills inside aren’t easily visible. Although there are self-cleaning ovens, it’s not a good idea to use this feature often. Every homeowner should...
Yearly Roof Maintenance Checklist & Tips
Apr 4, 2022
The roof is essential to protect your home and the belongings inside. It is widely known how expensive installing a new roof is. For this reason, schedule maintenance for your roof at least once a year. Here are some tips to incorporate into your yearly roof...
5 Missed Spots When Spring Cleaning
Mar 7, 2022
The weather is warming up, so it’s the perfect time to start thinking about your spring cleaning plans. Most homeowners begin by cleaning closets and packing up seasonal sweaters, coats, and jackets, but many different spots are often missed during the average...
5 Tips to Declutter Your Home
Feb 9, 2022
Making Your Home More Organized If your home is difficult to clean and constantly cluttered, or if it's becoming hard to find space to store things, it's time to declutter. Many homeowners will benefit from reducing the number of things they have. While it’s a...
How to Prepare Your House to Sell
Jan 10, 2022
Putting your home on the market can feel like a lot of work. Break this project down into smaller steps and tackle one step at a time. Working with professionals, focusing on curb appeal, and improving the decor are all important ways to prepare your house to sell....
5 Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality
Dec 10, 2021
It's easier to notice air pollution outdoors. From the diesel truck in front of you at the traffic light to the factory smokestack releasing smoke and noxious gases, the signs of air pollution are obvious. However, the air inside our houses is also polluted with dust,...
Using Aerial Drones in Home Inspections
Nov 12, 2021
The Benefits of a Drone During a Home InspectionRoof damage in a home is troublesome. The roof protects your property and belongings from the elements and it can be costly to repair. When purchasing a home, you can be better informed of roof issues. By hiring an...
6 Tips for Fire Pit Safety
Oct 14, 2021
A fire pit is a great way to have fun outdoors while gathering with friends and family. However, they can be dangerous if proper precautions are not taken. This article lists a few fire pit safety tips that will help guarantee your evening with friends is...
Water Meters, Water Loss & Waste
Mar 7, 2020
Water meters, most houses have one. They can help you catch and remedy water loss and water waste. Water meters are important to the inspection process. Water meters often have a small dial that spins or a digital display that indicates water flow. A water meter...
Mold, it lives almost everywhere in the world!
Mar 6, 2020
Here are a few strategies to reduce the risks that mold poses to your family’s health. Mold and organic growth is found almost everywhere in the world in some form. Molds serve an important role in nature to break down organic matter. There are multiple genera of mold...
6 Ways to Save Water at Home
Feb 24, 2020
Not only is conserving water better for the environment, but it’s also a great way to save money on your utility bill. The average American uses 100 gallons of water per day, although the World Health Organization recommends only five gallons a day per person for...
Why You Should Have a Home Inspection on New Construction
Jan 24, 2020
Did you know that you should always get a home inspection on new construction? Surprisingly, brand new homes often have defects. Here are some reasons to get your home inspected before you move in. What is a Home Inspection on New Construction? A home inspection is an...
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