If There Is Smoke…

If a fire were to start in your home while you are sleeping, would you be aware of it? If you don’t have smoke detectors in your home, or worse, if you have smoke detectors in your home where the batteries have been removed, you might not wake up in time to escape to...

Swapping Out An Old Faucet

Have you ever wanted to replace your bathroom faucet? There are many beautiful, modern designs to choose from, but maybe the job seems a little intimidating. Have no fear. It is actually not as difficult as it might seem. Your first step should always be...

Vinyl Siding Pros And Cons

Whenever you decide on what type of siding to install on your home, you will have a lot of different types to choose from. One choice that many people end up going for is vinyl siding. Here in the US, you will find it on a majority of homes. The main...

Caring For Someone In Their Golden Years

No one likes getting older. Old age can bring with it a lot of infirmity and added concerns. If you need to take care of an aging parent in your home, there are many things that you should consider to make sure that their stay in your home is as...

Are Your Stairs A Death Trap?

Falls can be very dangerous no matter what age you are, but seniors and young children are more prone to falling than anyone else. This is why it is important to make sure that your stairs are in the best condition possible so that they don’t pose more of...

Taking Care of Your Water Heater

Your water heater is one appliance that basically works day and night every single day. You might not think much about how dependent you are on having access to hot water from the tap, but you will definitely notice if your heater stops working. Just a...

An AC Unit In Your Window

We are once again in the hot months of the year, and many are relying on their air conditioning to keep cool. Unless you have central air conditioning, you most likely have a window mounted air conditioning unit. These units can range from 5 to 23 thousand...

Have You Thought Of Painting Your Home?

Have you ever painted a room in your home? It might have been a little daunting when you initially started, but you probably soon found out that it wasn’t as complicated as you first thought. In fact, with the right tools and a little bit of information,...

Your Water Is Under Pressure

When you open up your faucet, do you know how much water to expect out of it? Most likely, you have a general idea. You might think that your pressure is too low if you don’t get enough water when you turn it on, but you might not complain if the pressure...

Possible Concerns With A Pilot Light

Pilot lights were common on gas powered appliances in the past, but aren’t very common any more due to a few major reasons. A pilot light is constantly being fed by gas to keep it burning, which in itself is a waste. While it might not be a lot of gas...