The Dangers of Neglecting Your HVAC

Your HVAC Needs Attention We rely on certain appliances throughout the home to keep our lives comfortable. The refrigerator, oven, bathtub, and dishwasher all make day-to-day activities easier. However, when it comes to keeping you truly comfortable, nothing compares to your HVAC. Your HVAC has the power to heat or cool your home to the […]

Keeping Your HVAC Clean

Cleaning House and Your HVAC The time and effort that goes into maintaining a clean and tidy house is something many homeowners dread. However, it’s clear that the benefits of a clean home are worth the chore charts and cleaning supplies. From the floors to the top shelves, keeping a clean home will cut down […]

Bathroom Cleaning That Sticks

A Cleaning Schedule You Can Stick To With busy schedules filled with balancing work and family, the state of your home can often take a backseat. However, there are some rooms that require a level of cleanliness to avoid a messy and unhygienic environment. Your bathroom, for example, sees it’s fair share of unsightly messes, […]

Summer Snacks to Keep Out of the Garbage Disposal

Keep Your Plumbing Happy Summertime brings warm weather, outdoor fun, and a lot of family time. It also brings picnics, BBQs and a host of other summer foods that your kitchen is soon to be overwhelmed with! With the kids home from school, it can be hard to keep up with all that’s going on […]

Everything You Need to Know About GFCI Outlets

A ground fault circuit interrupter (GFCI) is a special type of circuit breaker outlet that can automatically shut off power when it detects problems like an electrical fault. A GFCI outlet is the only thing standing between you and electric shock when near a damp area like a faucet. Since GFCI outlets were introduced in […]

Why You Shouldn’t Neglect an Electrical Safety Inspection

During an electrical safety check, an electrician will conduct a thorough examination of your home’s electrical system and all components, ensuring that everything is operating correctly and is up to code. This typically includes: The electrical panel Outlets Switches Wiring Circuits Smoke and carbon monoxide detectors You should schedule an annual inspection if your home […]

Lighting Considerations for Your Home Cinema

You’ve got the screen picked out. You’ve selected the audio equipment. You found the perfect reclining seats, USB charging ports and cup holders included. But what about the lighting? Without the proper lighting, your home cinema is just a room with a big screen. Before you convert that spare bedroom into your own private Alamo […]

4 Plumbing Projects to Increase the Value of Your Home

It’s tempting to focus on cosmetic improvements when you’re selling a home, but you shouldn’t overlook your plumbing. The dishwasher, washing machine, sinks, showers and toilets depend on it daily. The decision to buy or not buy a house often hinges on the condition of the kitchen and bathrooms. Homebuyers look for new or well-maintained plumbing that […]

The Benefits of a Water Filtration System in Your Home

Do you know what’s lurking in your water supply at home? Unlike other unwanted things in your living space, it may be impossible to see if there is anything in there unless it’s of a different hue or has a potent smell. Regardless, you’d be unpleasantly surprised to know that not only can water have […]

Investments to Make Before Selling Your Home

One of the most monumental times in any homeowner’s life is selling their home. Whether it’s the house you were born and raised in or the very first one you bought, the sentiment is the same: it’s a bittersweet moment. However, before you put your home on the market, it may be wise to put […]