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Protect Your Hardwood Floor During This Season

Protect your hardwood floor during this season where we are getting a mixture snow, rain and sunshine. The steps are easy and effortless!

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The Dangers Of Hoarding During This Holiday Season

The Dangers Of Hoarding During This Holiday Season

Holidays are an exciting time for families and friends to reconnect with one another. The dangers of hoarding during this Holiday Season is great and for those who hoard, this holiday season will be difficult one.

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It’s Getting Cold, Better Keep Those Pipes Warm!

It’s Getting Cold, Better Keep Those Pipes Warm!

It’s Getting Cold, Better Keep Those Pipes Warm! Don’t think a burst pipe will not occur in your home if your pipes are not properly insulated.  Continue reading It’s Getting Cold, Better Keep Those Pipes Warm!

Leak Proof Your Home

Leak proof your home so you can avoid structural damages after severe weather- this includes rain or freezing temperatures. Following the tips provided below will insure that when you leak proof your home, the water will be constrained to where it belongs. Continue reading Leak Proof Your Home

Organize Your Pantry

Organize Your Pantry

The cold weather may be keeping you inside in the comforts of your home, but instead of hibernating, use this time to organize your pantry in your home. Who wants to waste time hunting for certain spices or ingredients? Organizing your pantry will ensure everything you are looking for it right at your fingertips.   HGTV recently published an article on this and I’m sharing a few of their ideas. No matter how big or how small your pantry is, you can find a way to organize your pantry. Continue reading Organize Your Pantry

Ice Dams

What are ice dams? Ice dams are an accumulation of ice at the lower part of your roof usually where your gutter meets the roof. How does this accumulation happen and cause an ice dam?  Typically the middle part of your roof is warmer.  This heat melts snow and forces it to slow to the edges of your roof that are typically cooler than the middle of your roof. This change of temperature causes the melted snow to freeze into ice and block your gutter.  The melted snow needs somewhere to go. It eventually forces itself under your roof into your attic and sometimes down into your home’s walls. This can cause great water damage to your home and belongings. The following tips can help avoid ice dams from forming on your home. Continue reading Ice Dams

Freezing Pipes

Winter has finally returned. That being said, I think it’s important to talk about freezing pipes again.  Freezing pipes that burst is our number one cause for most jobs we receive in the winter.  Protect your home from freezing pipes. Some tips we are reiterating and found some new tips. Help your home from suffering from freezing pipes. Continue reading Freezing Pipes

Freezing Rain Safety

This mild winter we’ve had this year has given us more freezing rain more than snow.  In many cases freezing rain can cause more damage than snow.  A little background about freezing rain will help you understand the severity of the damage it can cause. Continue reading Freezing Rain Safety

Fireplaces – Stay Warm and Safe

Having a fireplace in your home is still one of the most coveted must haves when purchasing a home. Fireplaces are a great way to help keep your home warm and toasty and help keep your heating bill low.  Remember that by possessing this benefit, it also brings on a lot of responsibility.  Follow these tips below to use your fireplace and stay safe and warm. Continue reading Fireplaces – Stay Warm and Safe

Dealing With Frozen Pipes

Dealing with frozen pipes is concern for many of us during the harsh winter season, but frozen pipes can lead to pipe bursts which is a much more severe issue to deal with in your home. Continue reading Dealing With Frozen Pipes