look out for these signs of HVAC problems
16 Feb
5 Signs Your Home Has HVAC Problems

It’s winter, which means we have plenty with between freezing temperatures and intermittent snow storms. In New England, we spend too much time removing the snow from our cars, driveways and roofs. And in return, we expect a nice warm and cozy home when we...

the best home projects that add value to your home
29 Dec
Top Home Projects That Return Value

Resolutions are a right of passage. Each year, we tend to make changes to improve our lives for the better. We make changes to increase the value of our lives. For homeowners, there are also home resolutions. There are some great home projects that make...

avoid heating problems and keep your home warm this winter
15 Dec
How to Avoid Common Heating Problems

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...

DIY Home Tips that Help During the Holidays
01 Dec
DIY Home Tips for the Holidays

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...

smoke alarms are the key to home fire prevention
06 Oct
9 Fire Prevention Tips to Protect Your Family

Are you prepared for a fire emergency? Although a dire topic, according to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), home fires were reported roughly every 90 seconds a few years ago. Due to the severity of home fires, it is important to keep your home...

How GFCIs Protect Your Home
08 Sep
How GFCIs Protect Your Home & Family

Ground fault circuit interrupters (or GFCIs) are electrical safety devices that trip electrical circuits when they detect ground faults or leakage currents. Since their incorporation into the National Electrical Code in 1971, GFCIs have saved thousands of lives and reduced home electrocutions by 50%! Undoubtedly, GFCIs...

senior care tips around the home
18 Aug
DIY Home Modifications for Senior Care

August 21st is senior citizens’ days, and what better way to celebrate our parents and grandparents than by taking them out for ice cream, going to a movie, and making sure their home is as safe as it can be? What does these activities have in...

Summer Home Maintenance Tips
28 Jul
11 Summer Home Maintenance Tips

In the summer, we tend to have a few extra hours, so we suggest taking advantage of this time with some home maintenance tips. Why? Simple, home maintenance is crucial to protecting the long term value of your home, so these home maintenance tips will help ensure...

Weekend Projects For Your Home
14 Jul
Summer Weekend Projects Around the Home

Summer weekends are time for some rest and relaxation. After all, we spend most of our time working to enjoy the comforts that our homes provide, so naturally, we want to relax during the weekend. During the summer, when the sun is shining bright, then...