We enjoy the summer. In particular, homeowners enjoy spending time with their friends and families in their yards and showing off their homes during the summer. However, small problems still occur during the summer. Plus, between extra guests and standard summer food, plumbing systems endure...

Electrical contractors remain in high demand because electricity is powerful. Although many home projects require professional technicians from time to time, electrical work requires extra attention. Why? Improper electrical work presents potential fire damage and real danger to you and your family. As a result, homeowners must...

What is a whole home surge protector? Whole home surge protectors help prevent electrical shocks from damaging electrical devices and appliances in your home. From TVs to cell phone chargers, our homes contain hundreds of devices. For example, even our kitchen appliances, such as many stoves and...

What Are Home Generators? Home generators provide power during an electrical outage. In particular, generators enable homes to power either their entire house or certain appliances during an outage. Generally, homeowners choose from a couple of options. Primarily, standby and portable generators. Prior to deciding on a...

Now that summer is in full swing, many homeowners start in on their laundry list of home improvement projects. From adding a deck to enhanced outdoor lighting, homeowners constantly tweak and upgrade their property. Plus, some projects require professionals, while others only need some DIY...

The unofficial start to summer means the unofficial worries about home cooling problems. As the weather warms up, many homeowners rely on their HVAC (particularly air conditioning) systems. As you turn on the A/C, are you having issues with the HVAC not blowing cold air? If...

Spring is in full swing and summer temperatures are on the horizon. As a result, now is the time to touch base with your AC contractor for an annual tune-up. Additionally, homeowners that develop a lasting relationship with reputable companies and technicians receive peace of...

Why does indoor air quality (IAQ) matter? Simply, we spend a lot of time inside.  In fact, we spend roughly 90% of our time inside. Plus, studies have shown on average that the indoor air we breathe is up to 5 times worse than the air...

Earth Day arrives every spring and reminds us about growth and sustainability. However, the annual holiday provides more than simply reducing, reusing and recycling. Yes, Earth Day provides an opportunity to examine our home energy consumption and find ways to save on energy through the...

Homeownership is tough. Of course, there are plenty of joys. In particular, providing a home for your family and creating lasting memories. But, there is home maintenance and emergencies. From HVAC malfunctions to electrical glitches and plumbing issues, things go wrong. For example, when a...