If your appliances suddenly stop working, or you find yourself in the dark unexpectedly, it’s a likely possibility that you’ve tripped a circuit. Don’t fret -- there is an incredibly simple fix to this problem that any homeowner can do themselves. How Does a Circuit Breaker...

As the seasons start to change, one thing always remains constant. You depend on your home HVAC system to keep you and your family comfortable throughout the year. Particularly in New England, we can see freezing temps followed by 70 degrees on back to back...

Winter is no longer coming. Winter is here and the weather proves it. In Connecticut, we get to enjoy the snow, but also deal with bitter cold. Fortunately, our homes provide shelter and comfort for our families. However, heating problems do occur throughout the winter. Does...

Winter is here, which means it is time for the holidays. For some of us, that means a few trips to visit friends and family. For others, the hosting and entertaining during holidays are part of why we love our home. As the days tick...

Are you a weekend warrior that plans your home improvement projects months in advance? Do you like the satisfaction of a job well done or simply want to save a few dollars? There are many reasons why homeowners choose to fix up their home. For example, not...

Spring is in the air. Yes, after an extended few weeks of mild temperatures, spring is here and the weather is starting to get hot. In New England, our hot, hazy and humid temperatures can wreak havoc on our AC systems and electric bills. To...

What happens in your house when the faucet starts leaking or the toilet starts running? How about when the kitchen sink clogs or pipe drips? There are some common plumbing problems that all homeowners experience. For many people, common household issues mean calls to the local handyman...

We all want to believe that we know it all. But, sometimes we need some help. Especially when it comes to our homes. Not all of us our home improvements experts. There are many minor things that homeowners may want to fix, but lack the time and...

Do you dread spring cleaning? Do you have a laundry list of items to fix around the house? Do you have the clean gene as part of your DNA? For most homeowners, we look at spring cleaning to dust a few rooms and throw out some old junk....

It’s about that time of the year. In the next few days and weeks, there are some celebrations that mark the start of the spring season. From holidays like St. Patrick’s Day to Easter Sunday and celebrations like March Madness, there are a handful of reasons...