Every new season brings about change, and for homeowners, those changes signal some weekend projects around the house. Keep it simple. Standard home maintenance activities work because they keep simple problems from escalating into complex issues. Keep your energy bill in check with some simple...

It’s starting to feel a lot like summer! And is there a better feeling than the sun on our face and a little breeze at our back? Perhaps sitting and relaxing with friends and family? Yes, summer time means enjoying our homes and entertaining friends and family or...

Some of our favorite household items have a secret life. Yes, some conventional household items, such as lemons and aspirin, are really more like MacGyver and provide unconventional ways to help around the home! For example, aspirin is terrific for everything from extending the life of...

Definition of Furnace Air Filters Furnace air filters are a part of your heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system that work to clean the air of your home as it circulates through the system. Some furnaces come with washable air filters, but most come with...

The weather and real estate market start to heat up around the same time. Yes, as the calendar turns to spring, then more homes hit the market. For any potential homeowners or current homeowners looking to upgrade, then the home inspection is a vital step...

Spring is here, which means spring cleaning! The change of seasons from winter to spring is a time of new beginnings. Make the most of this feeling of freshness and use it to get your house ready for spring and summer! Yes, it's spring cleaning time, so...

For homeowners, every season typically means dusting off some outdoor gear or breaking out some new clothes. Some of look forward to some more warmth, while other prefer the cooler temperatures. But one thing remains constant, your home HVAC system is working! You depend on your...

Is your home as warm as it should be during the winter? Is your home as cool as it should be in the summer? If your home temperature doesn’t feel right, then this could be a signal of potential HVAC problems. And HVAC problems could be fixed...

Mother Nature is making a mark this year and ensuring we all feel a little chill this winter. For those of us that prefer a little warmer air, then we can rely on heating our homes during this season. The heating bill may add up,...

Podcasts are everywhere. You’ve heard about them, but do they help you? From murder mysteries like Serial to stories from NPR, podcasts cover virtually every topic. And home improvement topics are no different. The rise of podcasts are due to a few factors. Our phones are...