How to Prevent Injuries in the Bathroom.

Of all the places that prompt concern for your family’s safety, no doubt your bathroom is high up or at the top of that list. Countless bathroom accidents are reported every year, especially those befalling small children and the elderly. … Continued


How to Turn Earth Day into “Earth Lifestyle”.

Today is Earth Day:  April 22, 2016. In case you’re wondering about the origins of this annual event, one that continues to blossom from one year to the next, here are a few key milestones: The first Earth Day was … Continued


How to Check for Home Water Leaks.

When it comes to minor drips and leaks around the house, you might not think anything of it.  You just wipe it up and carry on with your day.  However, these seemingly innocent leaks may be the start of larger … Continued


Home Plumbing Maintenance Tips

There are certain things around your house that are super easy to take for granted, pretty much because they’re just “there.” Take your plumbing, for example.  Day after day, you finish brushing your teeth or taking a shower, turn off … Continued


6 Ways to Make a House a Home.

Merriam-Webster defines a house as “a building that serves as living quarters for one or a few families”. Simply put, four walls and a roof. But just about every house you step into is something more than that, each one … Continued


4 Ways to Prevent Home Heat Loss.

Let’s say, just for the fun of it, that you have the world’s greatest heating system. One you would put up against anybody’s – any time, any place. And yet, no matter how great it might be, it’s not going … Continued


A Back-up Sump Pump Can Help Keep Your Basement Dry

Have you ever had water enter your basement while losing power at the same time? If so, you’ve witnessed one sad truth about home plumbing: a sump pump operates on electricity. So if the power goes, so goes its ability … Continued


How to Detect and Keep Pests Out of Your Attic

During the warm weather months, you can shout yourself hoarse trying to get your kids back inside once you’ve determined play time is over. During the winter, that challenge is far less daunting, especially extreme cold and blustery conditions prevail. … Continued


Show Your House Some Love

Whether it’s a cute as a button ranch or a sprawling estate, one thing is for sure – home is where the heart is. So in honor of Valentine’s Day, we’ve come up with some fun and even simple ways … Continued


Which Way to Go: Restore, Remodel, or Renovate?

Are you thinking about remodeling a room or area in your home? Wonder if you should renovate it instead? Or perhaps a simpler restoration project is the way to go. Confused? You’re not alone. Scores upon scores of homeowners and … Continued