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    The First Year of Homeownership is Most Important | 1 Year Checklist

    February 9, 2018

    Getting into good habits during the first year of homeownership will prevent disasters down the road that could cause you to throw up your hands and start renting again. New Homeowner’s First Year Checklist We highly recommend creating a home[Read More...]

    Clearing drain with a plunger

    How to Clear Drains with a Plunger

    February 2, 2018

    We all know to use a plunger to unclog toilets, but did you know it’s also an effective method for unclogging sinks? Plungers are essential household tools since they can be used to unclog any drain in the home, including[Read More...]

    Heating and Cooling Alternatives to Duct Systems

    Duct System Alternatives | Portable, Window & Ductless Units

    January 26, 2018

      If you don’t have an existing duct system, installing a new one can be time-consuming, labor-intensive, and expensive. Not to mention unsightly. Even if you do have an existing central air system, you may be looking for alternative ways[Read More...]

    Avoid Overloading Electrical Circuits Tripping the Breaker

    How to Avoid Overloading Electrical Circuits

    January 19, 2018

    There are many reasons why your circuit breaker or fuse box may overload and cut off power to the circuit. For instance, electrical panels in older homes may not be sufficient for the energy demand of modern appliances and electronics.[Read More...]

    Furnace Works Blows Air But House Still Cold

    When the Furnace Works but the House Is Still Cold

    January 12, 2018

    Cold air blowing from your HVAC vents is nice on a hot, summer day, but in the winter, it is a clear sign that something is wrong. If your furnace is on but the temperature in your home is steadily[Read More...]

    Indoor Lighting Design Guide | 3 Lighting Layers

    January 5, 2018

    One of the best ways to transform your home, spirit, and mood is by reassessing your indoor lighting situation. Many people underestimate the power of lighting. Not oly does lighting affect your ability to cook, work and relax, it also[Read More...]

    How to Improve Indoor Air Quality for Better Health & Wellbeing

    Easy Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality, Health & Wellbeing

    December 29, 2017

    In the winter months, it can be hard to tell the difference between flu-like symptoms and the side effects of indoor air pollution. If the air in your home is contaminated, you will experience itchy, watery eyes and respiratory irritation[Read More...]

    Emergency DIY Pipe Repair - Leaking Leaky Pipe

    Emergency Leaking Pipe Repair | Repairing Leaky Pipes

    December 22, 2017

    A leaking pipe requires immediate action. If you notice a leaking pipe anywhere in the home, turn off water to that part of the home. This can be done by locating the individual shut-off valves and turning it to the[Read More...]

    Furnace Fix-It Tips | Restore Heat Before Calling the Pros

    Furnace Fix-It Tips | Restore Heat Before Calling the Pros

    December 15, 2017

    The best way to keep your furnace running at peak performance and safety is by scheduling annual furnace maintenance every fall. This will improve your furnace’s life expectancy, reduce the need for repairs, and make your home a lot safer[Read More...]

    How to Protect Home and Loved Ones for Holidays Christmas New Year

    How to Protect Your Home and Loved Ones for the Holidays

    December 8, 2017

    Decorations, candles, yule logs, and Christmas trees all contribute to the season’s splendor, but they can also present significant safety risks as well. Learn how to prevent serious electrical, heating, and fire accidents and injuries with our holiday safety tips.[Read More...]