Add Comfort, Privacy, And Functionality To A Small Residential Rental

30 May 2019
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Upon viewing a small, one-bedroom apartment that you can afford, you may be turned off by the lack of space and the fact that the unit is facing a busy road that is frequented by a large volume of motorists and pedestrians. Don't turn down the rental, based upon your initial perceptions. As long as the space is relatively clean, damage-free, and pest-free, you can add some basic upgrades to turn the space into a comfortable, private, and functional residence. Read More 

3 Tips To Help Make Your Home’s Heater More Efficient During The Winter Months

9 April 2019
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

During the freezing winter months, most people want their homes to be warm and comfortable. However, heating costs are a real concern for many families, so it can be stressful to balance keeping the house at a certain temperature while still being able to pay the monthly heating bill. Luckily, there are a number of things that homeowners can do to make their residential heating system run more efficiently so the house stays toasty without excessively high heating costs. Read More 

Tips for Putting Your Old House Up for Sale

27 February 2019
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

If you have an old house that you want to put on the market, you need to get it ready to sell. Even if you don't have a huge budget for repairs, just making a few improvements here and there can help your house attract buyers. Here are a few tips for putting your old house up for sale.  1. Refinish the old hardwood floors.  Does your house have some beautiful hardwood floors? Read More 

Why Your Kitchen Sink May Be Leaking And How A Plumber Can Fix The Problem

14 January 2019
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Plumbing leaks around the kitchen sink are fairly common since the sink gets so much use. A leak can occur in a few different places and some aren't easy to detect. A leaky sink does more than just waste water, it can cause serious problems with water damage if it goes on long enough. Here are some reasons your sink may be leaking and the repairs a plumber might need to make. Read More 

3 Oft-Forgotten Tactics to Eliminate Houseflies from the House

4 December 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Houseflies are a common nuisance for just about everyone, but they are also a pest that should not be ignored. If there is an overabundance of houseflies in your home, it can cause a lot of problems. Houseflies, as seemingly harmless as they may be, are actually suspected of being carriers of at least 65 known diseases that affect humans. Some of the diseases houseflies can carry and transmit include some pretty scary things like anthrax and cholera. Read More