Do You Know the Quality of Your Water?

You might not think much about where the water in your tap comes from. Is it from a municipal source or from a private well? How is the quality of the water? You should be receiving updates from the city where you live if you are connected to the municipal water...

What Are Outdoor Wood Boilers?

Have you ever seen a home where there is a small shed with a chimney sitting outside? This is very likely an outdoor wood boiler. They are used to heat homes while lessening the risk of a house fire, as well as, carbon monoxide poisoning. They operate by heating up...

War On Mice – In Your Home

We all hate having mice in our homes. Especially at night when you can actually hear them in the walls, maybe even the floors, or chewing their way through just about anything. Farm houses especially have mice problems, but just about anyone can have a really bad...

Pests In The Home – Flies

Its winter time, and many if not all types of pests search out warm places to stay in the winter time. Pests like mice, snakes even, and maybe even other reptiles and pests. However, what you may see as well in your home are flies. Just when you think you got rid of...

Selling a Home in The Winter

Selling a home in the winter can be difficult at times - depending on the weather. But because it has challenges, doesn't make it impossible. Below are some quick tips to help you sell homes in the winter time. Clear a Path This can be tough...

Tips For Roofing A Home

So you may need to replace the shingles on your roof due to extreme weather conditions that have taken a toll on your roof over time, so you may need some help on fixing it. In this article we will discuss some tips that you can apply and strategies for successfully...

How To Fix A Leaky Roof

So you have a leaky roof... you know that water is coming in but you don't exactly know where or how. How are you going to search for and fix the problem? In this article we will discuss a few tips and tricks that will help you to get your roof back in tip top shape....

Popcorn Ceilings – Beautiful Or Deadly?

You may live in a house that have what is known as a 'popcorn ceiling', or a ceiling with tiny holes all across its top layer. There is only one problem... It may have asbestos in it. Before the government knew that asbestos caused health problems to people, it was...

Smoke Detectors – A Life Saver Or A Pain?

We all have probably at least once or twice in our life have taken out the batteries of our smoke detectors because of the obnoxious piercing sound the detector makes when its sensors picks up smoke, even from something as simple as dinner burning. Yes, it may be...