It Gets Hot in New York??

There are plenty of misconceptions about New York State. If you visit another state and a person there asks you where you're from, and you say "New York", they'll almost always assume you mean New York City. Also, a lot of people who haven't lived in New York...

The Metal Eater

Have you ever watched rust overtake a metal object? Watching a time-lapse video of it can be pretty interesting, but when you see it happening to something that you own, it might not be as fascinating. You might be surprised at how much of your home is prone to rust....

Garbage Disposal No-No’s

If you have a garbage disposal in your kitchen, you’re probably enjoying the convenience that it brings, but this doesn’t mean that you should just allow anything at all to go down the sink. There are certain items that a garbage disposal can’t handle very well. If...

How Safe is Your Home?

Is your home safe? We’re not talking about safe from burglars or a natural disaster here, just safety for its occupants and visitors. There are many dangers that you could be exposed to in a home, so it is a good idea to take a walk around and look for any dangers...

Stay Away From the Chemicals

When pipes are clogged in your home, you could be facing some serious issues. Sure, at first you might just have the water drain slower, but if the clog gets worse you could have sewage back up into your home carrying contamination. So what is your solution? Many...

Look Out For Lead

When you consider substances that are harmful to humans, does lead come to mind? It might be that it doesn’t since lead hasn’t been as big of a problem as it was in decades past, but there are still homes out there that have lead paint or lead pipes which could prove...

Tankless Saves Time and Money

When you turn on the hot water on your faucet at home, does the water get hot instantly or do you have to wait for a while? For some homeowners, the wait can be quite long, as well as frustrating. There is a device that will solve this for you, and it will enable you...

Jumping Safely

Having a trampoline for your kids to play on in the backyard can be a lot of fun, but are you aware that there are some risks involved? Every year, many children are brought in to the emergency room because of being hurt on a trampoline. There are many different...

Stop The Leaking

Do you have plumbing leaks in your home? You might think that the answer to that question is no, but in reality, that is very unlikely. The data indicates that your average home loses about 20 gallons every day due to leaks. This might seem like a huge number, causing...

Having Your Own Well

Water is essential for life, and as a homeowner, you need to have a reliable source of water. In many areas, this means that you will need a well. If you live in a home with a well, you now have full control over the quality of your water. Of course, you might be...