Starting Something New From Home

Has the Coronavirus outbreak affected your job? For many, it has. Some have gotten laid off temporarily or, until further notice, while others have been asked to work from home. This could mean that you all of a sudden are forced to do something that you have no...

Where Are Those Bubbles Coming From?

A common problem for many homeowners is a toilet that starts bubbling on its own. It might freak some people out, but it is not as serious of a problem as you might think. It is however, a problem that will need your attention. Most commonly, this is caused by a...

How To Best Keep An Eye On Things

Security cameras are getting more and more common in the world around you. Many people are installing their own, personal cameras, and you can find them in stores and on street corners. Have you ever considered installing some near your home? Cameras are getting...

Unwelcome Visitors In Your Home

Mice, rats, squirrels and chipmunks. Most homeowners have had a run-in with these critters, and for some it seems like it might be a losing battle. There are many issues that you can experience because of having a rodent infestation. They can carry disease, they...

Spending Less On Energy Costs

Considering how much of our life today is dependent on electricity, it is no surprise that it is a major expense on most homeowners budget. There are several things that you can do to lower the amount of money you spend on electricity every month, and we’re going to...

A Little Light In The Night

Growing up, you probably found comfort in having a little bit of light in your room. There are millions of nightlights in bedrooms throughout the country, and you might think that they should be perfectly safe to use. Unfortunately, just as with most things you find...

When The Wind Gets Too Heavy

When there are heavy winds whipping around your home, it could be that you are chased indoors. Some homes have vast open areas around them that allow the wind to pick up a lot of speed. To counteract this, some have taken to planting a windbreak across the path that...

A Different Type Of Heating

When you heat your home with a burning fire, there are some inherent dangers. There is a possibility of having carbon monoxide leak into your home which could be lethal. Another danger is that of your home catching fire. Of course, there are many safety precautions in...

A Beautiful Wooden Roof

Have you ever seen a home with a wood roof? It is not the most common type of building material used for roofs, but it is definitely one of the more beautiful ones. Wood has been used for a long time, and many advancements have been made both in durability and cost,...

The Power That Makes Things Work

How reliable is the power grid where you live? In rural areas, brownouts and blackouts can be pretty common, but the problem could also lie in your own home. Before you decide that the issue is with the power grid, you should make sure that your neighbors are...