Troubleshooting Common Garbage Disposal Problems
November 16, 2018
Only a few inconveniences are as uniquely frustrating as dealing with a garbage disposal that isn’t working right. Since the only time we really need to use one is when we’re getting rid of what essentially amounts to trash, a[Read More...]
Is My Furnace Ready for the Fall?
November 9, 2018
Crinkling leaves, crisper air, and a warm night spent by the fire: they’re all signs that fall is here. It’s one of the most enjoyable, cozy times of the year, but if you haven’t taken care of one crucial task[Read More...]
4 Tips to Improve Your Plumbing System
November 2, 2018
You might not think too hard about your plumbing system’s maintenance needs, and understandably so. Since it tends to play in the background, we don’t pay too much mind to the pipes running through our homes very often. However, just[Read More...]
Halloween Safety Tips
October 26, 2018
There’s nothing quite like the excitement you feel before going out trick-or-treating on Halloween. The chatter of the anxious kids, the smells of the fall air and the spooky sounds coming from different houses all create a truly one-of-a-kind environment.[Read More...]
Is My Home’s Wiring Safe?
October 19, 2018
Given that we use the electricity in our home all day, every day, we don’t always take into account the state of the wiring that gives us power. For the most part, we assume that it’s functioning as intended. However,[Read More...]
The INs and OUTs of GFCI Outlets
October 12, 2018
The colder weather means you might have to use outdoor tools a bit more than during the hotter part of the year. When you use those tools — one that needs an extension cord, for example — then it’s always[Read More...]
LEDs vs Fluorescent Bulbs: Which is Better?
September 28, 2018
Most businesses have office lights – or something similar – and more often than not, they’ll have one of two types of bulbs: fluorescent and LED. At least, that should be the case, because incandescent bulbs have been proven to[Read More...]
4 Tips for Remodeling Your Home
September 21, 2018
The decision to remodel your home is a big one. It involves a significant amount of money, time and energy, but it’s one that pays off in the end. Once the remodel is finished, you’ll be able to enjoy something[Read More...]
How to Prevent Electrical Overloads
September 14, 2018
It’s nearly impossible to enjoy a modern living situation at home without using copious amounts of electricity. Nearly everything we use requires it, so it’s no surprise that we run into electrical problems in what seems like entirely too often.[Read More...]
Circuit Breakers vs Fuses: Which One is Safer?
September 7, 2018
When building a new home, you’re faced with an insane amount of decision-making every step of the way. What kind of tile do you want in the bathroom? How many windows are you putting in? Is there going to be[Read More...]