Time To Get Rid of The Clutter?

Moving is a very stressful process, as anyone who moved house can attest. The stress can be made much worse if you live in a house that is full of clutter and possessions you no longer need. To reduce this stress, the key is to declutter your home far in advance of...

What If It Says, “As Is”?

When exploring your house-buying options, you may well come across a property listed for sale as is. What does this mean if you were to buy a home listed as is? And will it be a good investment? A property will be listed “as is” for a few reasons. Much of the time, it...

Use The Outside to Save You Money Inside

An outdoor space, when designed right, can be not only something of beauty but can also help to reduce your indoor expenses. How so? By using the method of landscape shading. Landscape shading uses trees and shrubs to provide shade to a home right where it is needed....

Formaldehyde And Your Home

Did you know that the chemical formaldehyde is used in many items that we have in our home? With this in mind, we are going to talk about what some of those items are and whether formaldehyde poses any kind of health risk to you and your family. Because formaldehyde...

Fire Hazards in The Garage

Have you checked your garage for fire hazards lately? It is good to do this from time to time, as the garage tends to be the place we store the most combustible items. Gas canisters, cleaning supplies, outdoor equipment, old paint cans, etc. could become a fire risk...

Discovering Asbestos During Your Renovation

A house renovation project can be extremely rewarding, especially when done well. However, you need to know the kinds of issues that you will no doubt encounter with a project like this. One of those problems is asbestos. As most of us are probably aware asbestos was...

It May Be Safe but Is It Effective?

If you have a pest problem in your home, you may decide to opt for a plug-in pest control method. While this is a safe option, the question you may want to ask is does it work? How do plug-in pest control methods work? When plugged into an electrical outlet the pest...

What If They Find A Problem?

It is not uncommon to find items listed as faulty on a home inspection report. As a homeowner, the important thing for you to know is what the faulty items are and how serious the problem is. The checklist of faulty items could range from easy issues to fix like a...

Is It In Danger Of Tipping?

We want our homes to be as secure and safe of an environment as possible. But unfortunately, many accidents and injuries take place within the home. The risk is increased even more in a household with young children or elderly ones. Let’s address one cause of many...

Light It Up The Natural Way

Natural light is always preferable to artificial lighting. However, many older houses were not designed to incorporate a lot of natural light. If you have an older home and would like to add more natural light, what are your options? There are a variety of ways to add...

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