AC not working? We rely on a properly functioning AC system to get through the hazy, hot and humid Atlanta summers. In particular, on those incredibly balmy days or heat waves, if your AC is not working, then your home is almost unbearable. How do you know...

Typically, people don’t think about their water heaters until they have a leak or they don’t have any hot water. It’s true – for most people, a water heater is one of those appliances that you take for granted and don’t fully appreciate until it’s...

This Memorial Day weekend you may be thinking about having friends and family over for a bar-b que. Afterall, who doesn’t love a party? Plus, enjoying food with friends, indulging in some wine and relaxing as the kids play together in the yard is a great...

There are some common plumbing problems that all homeowners experience. What happens when the faucet starts leaking? Who do you call when the toilet starts running? What is your instinct when a pipe starts dripping? How do you fix that clogged drain? For many people, some of these common problems...

As the weather starts to warm up, we venture outside and start to enjoy our surrounding environment. It also coincides with Earth Day, which provides an opportunity for us to think about how our actions impact the environment. Many communities look to recognize Earth Day...

We take our health seriously. We take our homes seriously. But do we take our home health seriously? According to the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), environmental hazards throughout our homes harm millions of children every year. As a result, HUD developed the Healthy...

Although we tend to think otherwise, sometimes we need a little help. In particular, if we don’t work with our hands or didn’t grow up with Mr. Fix It as parent, we typically need a little help around the house. Not all of us our home improvements...

Do you have the clean gene as part of your DNA or do you dread the annual spring cleaning? For most of us, we look at spring cleaning with dread as dust and piles have grown throughout the year. We told ourselves we wouldn’t let the...

As the winter weather starts to fade and the temperature starts to rise, then we have some good reasons to head outside and enjoy our homes and yards. Plus, in the next few weeks, there are some great reasons to celebrate. From holidays like St. Patrick’s...

Are you tired of hearing about the Internet of Things? How about the connected home? Or smart stuff? If you are curious about how technology may help you manage your home, but simply don’t have the time to read up on all of the new technologies, then...