Keeping Your Toilet In Good Working Order

It may seem like an odd fact but were you aware that the average person uses the toilet about 2,500 times a year? That’s a great deal of time spent on something we don’t give a second thought to most of the time. Nearly everyone has at least one bathroom...

Does Moss on a roof cause damage?

This question could be on your mind since moss is something that usually grows under moist conditions and in a spot on your roof that doesn’t get a lot of sunlight. Trees shading areas of a home is a common area to see moss on the roof. However, the topic of...

How to prevent water from entering my basement

Water damage and moisture is a big issue with basements and no doubt if you have one, you’ve thought about whether water is getting in your basement or not. One of the best ways to prevent water damage in basements is to redirect the water around the foundation...

Why should my home be tested for Radon?

When buying a home, it is important to make sure that a radon test has been performed. A certified home inspector usually does this as part of the seller’s home inspection. You might ask yourself, though, what exactly is Radon? How dangerous is it? How common is...

Are carpet beetles bugging you?

|We’re continuing the pest theme this month with a look at the carpet beetle.  Do you ever notice damage to your clothing or other pieces of fabric in your home? It is possible you may have a household pest called the carpet beetle. While adult carpet beetles...

Carpenter 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 home. The most...