Keeping Your Wood Floor Looking Good

Everyone loves a beautiful hardwood floor. It can add a lot of character to a home, and it is fairly easy to maintain. The problem is, it is also very easy to scratch. Since wood is a softer, natural material, pushing something heavy, like a piece of furniture across...

The House-Call of the Wild

Do you often see wildlife around your home? It might seem like a nice thing to experience, but in reality, wildlife can do a lot of damage if they are in the wrong place. What they are usually looking for is one of three things that all animals require, food, shelter...

Bats – Friends or Enemies?

Most of us might find bats intriguing when we see them fluttering around outside in the dark. Bats can even be beneficial, since they will keep mosquitoes at bay, eating as many as 8000 on an average night. You might not be as thrilled about having them as your...

Simple ways to use less energy in the home

A lot of people don’t realize how easy it can be to use less energy in the home. With just a few simple adjustments you can save a lot of money. Here are a few simple ways this can be done: Instead of using an air conditioner, which uses a lot of energy, try...

Fire From The Skies

A lightning storm can be very fear-inspiring, even for adults, and seeing lightning closely followed by thunder lets you know that it is very close to your home. Lightning strikes directly on a home are not very common, but that doesn’t mean that there is no risk to...

Teardrops On Your Windows

In the wintertime, many homeowners find that there constantly is moisture forming on their windows. While a little bit of moisture is common, if you find that this happens a lot, you might have a problem. Most homes today have double pane windows that are designed to...

Don’t Waste That Water

The amount of water you use varies greatly depending on your habits. Some drink more water than others, or they might take longer showers or flush the toilet more often. On average, a person living here in the US uses about 90 gallons of water per day. If you are...

Living Small… Really Small

Did you ever think of living small? We’re not talking about slightly smaller, but really, really small. You might have heard of the tiny home movement, and there are some that have chosen to live in a home that is less than 1000 square feet, or even less than 100. The...

Clean Away That Dust

When you hear about dust, you probably think mostly about what you will find in your home due to a lack of cleaning, but it is also a major problem in businesses. If you own a business that generates a lot of dust, you should have procedures in place to minimize the...

Chilling To The Bone

What is the temperature of your cold water coming out of the tap? If you are expecting ice-cold water and instead getting lukewarm water, this is very disappointing. Or maybe you get hot water coming out? It is not an uncommon problem, and there are many different...