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...

Getting Rid of the Clutter

Do you like to have a tidy home? Most of us do, but not everyone wants to put in the effort to keep their home tidy and organized. You have probably seen some warning examples on tv shows about hoarders, and similar, that barely have enough room on their...

What is Eating the Wood in Your Home?

If there is wood in your home, there is a risk that you could have termites go after it. Termites can be very invasive, and this is especially the case when you provide them with easy access to what they need. Usually, what attracts termites is an ideal...

Catching The Rain

If public water were to stop flowing through the pipes tomorrow, what would you do? Many of us might panic, and run to the store looking for bottled water, but that is not a viable alternative. Considering the amount of water each person uses every day,...

Can You Handle the Heat?

Have you ever burned your hand on hot water from the faucet? It has probably happened to most of us, and many times this is just a discomfort. If you are unfortunate, however, you might have been scalded. The water that comes out of your water heater could...

Where Does Your Dryer Vent?

Whenever you run a load of laundry through your dryer, there is about a gallon worth of water that is released as steam from its vent. This is part of its natural operation, but it means that it is important to have the air vented to the outside, because...

Your Bathroom Fan – Fighting Moisture

A bathroom is usually a small enclosed room which is often full of moisture laden air. The conditions are ideal for moisture damage and mold growth. This is why it is so important to have a properly working ceiling fan in your bathroom. Some might feel...

Child Safety

Every year, thousands of children are hurt in the place where they should be the safest - their own home. Many times, this is due to situations that sadly could have been prevented. Of course, it is impossible to predict everything that could go wrong, but...

Keeping Ants at Bay

Do you have ants in your home? Be assured, you are not the only one. Ants are more persistent and prevalent than most other pests. They are, however, not the most damaging pests you run in to, but this might be a slim comfort if you constantly have to kill...