How To Protect Yourself From Roof Leakage

Imagine.. a rainstorm comes through, and now you discover that your ceilings are stained with water leaking into your house from the roof. What could you have done to possibly prevent this? It all starts with what kind of roofing you have, and how well it...

How Can You Be Protected From Home Invasion?

If you're worried about someone breaking and entering into your home, what can you do about it? Neighborhood watch maybe? Of course, while it's not a bad idea, here are some simple things you can do in order to keep your house and your family safe. An...

Interior Walls

If you are looking to buy a new house, there may be certain features that you look for that would set one house apart from another.  The interior walls for example. Most houses you may look at will be constructed with a wooden frame built with...

Are You Selling Your Home?

Are you thinking about selling your home? There are many things to do and prepare for when it comes to putting your property on the market. What about when a buyer has a home inspection done on your home? No doubt, you will want to make the home inspectors job as easy...

What Is considered bad fuel for our fires?

With the freezing temperatures of winter upon us, we no doubt make effective use of our fireplaces or wood burners if we have them. A good question we should ask ourselves though, is can we burn any kind of wood in our fires? Is there any harm if we do? There is often...

When Did You Last Have Your Well Water Tested?

Do you live in a home that has a well as its water source? Are you thinking about moving? Do you know if your new home will have a well? Whatever the answer is to those questions, it is important to know when the wells water was last tested. There are many important...

What are some drawbacks to a vaulted ceiling?

Nowadays a popular feature when buying a house is vaulted ceilings or cathedral ceilings.  This ceiling feature adds more character to a new house and could even make a room feel bigger than the actual living space is.  While admittedly this can add a lot of good to a...

Why Is It In My Interests To Get A Home Inspection?

With all that you have to go through to buy or sell a home, you might be wondering if there is anyone you can really trust.  The answer is yes.  This short video will help you understand why having a home inspection performed by a InterNACHI certified home inspector,...

Safety Gates…. Protecting Your Child

Falling over is something that happens everyday when your child is small, most of the time they are not hurt. It might surprise you to know, though, that well over 2.5 million children end up in the emergency room each year from an injury caused by a fall. Is it not a...