Windows And Stairs – Danger To Your Children

The safety of a young child is number 1 on parents minds. However, some areas in your house may not be as safe as you’d like them to be if you have a child between the ages of two and six. What are some dangers in the house, and what can you do to safeguard your...

Elderly Safety

Slips and falls are one of the most common reasons why elderly ones are injured, either in a home or in a business. How can you make sure your business or home is accessible and safe for the elderly? First of all, keep all power chords and lines free from the flow of...

Is Engineered Flooring For Your Home?

Engineered wood flooring is now becoming one of the most standard floorings in consumers homes these days. Why is this so, and is it for you? Well for starters, any type of engineered wood flooring is any type of wood flooring that is not solid wood. For instance,...

Safety With Your Power Strip

The power strip - one of the best tools a homeowner can have, but also one of the many tools that could cause serious damage to your appliances, or even your house. What are some things you need to know in order to protect your electronics and appliances, and...

Cutting Back On Your Energy Usage

Have you recently had a heating bill that is higher than the last one, but you try and save on your heat by leaving it at 65 degrees all the time? Well here’s just a few simple things that you can do to be energy efficient with your heating and...

Barbecuing Safely – With A Propane Grill

Summertime…. the perfect time for barbequing. But, it is necessary to know the dangers of barbequing with a propane grill, so here are some tips on how to practice safe barbequing. First of all, keeping the actual propane tank in an open...

Annual Maintenance Inspections

We get our cars inspected every year because we know it is good for our cars and the safe thing to do. But what about our homes? Most of us only get our homes inspected when we buy or sell a house. But how would we know if issues are lurking in...

Builder Warranty Inspections

If you have bought a new construction home in the last year, then you have likely received a builder's warranty on your home. This warrant obligates the builder to repair defects in the home for up to a year. But how are you going to know if...

Ants or Termites?

One of the most damaging threats that could exist for your home, especially structurally, are pests and insects. Some insects work silently, however, and escape your notice until they’ve already caused a lot of damage to the structure of your...