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 combination of...

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, you would need...

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 be as hot...

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 otherwise...

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 like the fan is...

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 there...