Keeping Your Water Untainted

When you hear the term backflow, what does it make you think of? Many homeowners aren’t familiar with the expression, but it refers to something that could be a serious problem for you. Backflow happens when there is a large drop in water pressure, such as when there...

Trading Space For Time

How do you prefer to spend your time? We all have different things we like to do, maybe you are thinking of your hobbies or friends and family you would like to spend time with. The large majority probably wouldn’t say that their favorite thing to do is cleaning and...

Cold Weather Is Coming

Things are getting colder outside and inside. This is a challenge for some homeowners since the cold weather can damage their homes if they aren’t ready. One of the most common issues for inexperienced homeowners is busted pipes. When temperatures drop below freezing,...

When Your Sewer Isn’t Cooperating

When you have a major blockage in your sewage line, it is an emergency. Sewage backing up in your home can do serious damage to the building, and it can cause serious ill health-effects for you and your family. So naturally, you would want to have the problem fixed as...

America’s Favorite Roofing Material

Do you know what the most common roofing material in the US is? If you go outside and take a look at the homes in your neighborhood, you’ll probably notice that there are many with asphalt shingles. There are many things that contribute to their popularity, but the...

Looking For More Space?

When you tour a home that you are considering purchasing, you probably have several items that you look for. Something that you might not be paying attention to that will come back to haunt you later is the available closet space. It might not be the most exciting...

This Water Should Be Cold

When you expect cold water from the faucet, it can be quite frustrating to receive lukewarm or even hot water instead, isn’t it? While this might seem like a strange phenomenon, there is going to be a logical explanation for it. Your first step will be to figure out...

Signs That a Clog Is Forming

Do you know how much damage a clog in your pipes could cause? If it goes unnoticed, or if it is in the wrong spot, you could look at sewage water backing up in your home, which will need a thorough cleanup, or it can cause damage and disease. Fortunately, that is a...

Getting What You Pay For is a Good Thing

We all try to be smart shoppers, and sometimes this is easier than other times. If you are in the store and have two brands to choose from for an identical product, but one is a lot cheaper than the other, often we will go for the cheaper choice. But if you then...

Do Not Scratch

Having hardwood floors, you always have the fear of scratches and gouges. There is nothing like a poorly placed scratch for ruining your beautiful room, so preventing these is usually something homeowners try their best to do. You might have put pads underneath the...