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...

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...

Simple ways to use less energy in the home

A lot of people don’t realize how easy it can be to use less energy in the home. With just a few simple adjustments you can save a lot of money. A few simple ways this can be done: Instead of using an air conditioner, which uses a lot of energy, try installing a...

Is your Attic Pull Down Ladder Safe?

OK, so we’ve all seen the movies where some unsuspecting family member pulls down the attic hatch only to be struck in the face by the ladder right?? While installing these should really be left to the experts, many home owners like to take on this task...