When was the last time you thought about your hot water heater? Was it when you had no hot water? Most homeowners think about major appliances, such as hot water heaters, when there is an issue. And this is perfectly understandable. Home appliances are typically out of sight...

Death, baseball and apple pie. All three are part of the typical American Dream. Plus, homeownership! Our homes become part of our fabric because they provide the foundation for many great memories over the years. There is a lot of discussion about the financial commitment to homeownership, but...

It’s that time of year. Yes, the Patriots are making another Championship run! Snow is on the horizon and the common cold is rearing its ugly head. After the holidays end, then cold season emerges. The cold is no joke and makes its impact around the...

New Englanders are tough. Although we may complain from time to time about the weather, we are typically prepared for Mother Nature. During the winter, homeowners know about winterization, but should also take some actions to prepare their homes and family for the wild winter weather...

The SolvIt family wishes everyone a happy and healthy holiday! We wish everyone a fun, relaxing and refreshing holiday weekend. The last few weeks of the year typically help us recharge our batteries and start the New Year with a fresh start. As we gather around...

Thanksgiving is one of those holidays that makes the phrase “too many cooks in the kitchen” have meaning. In all of the chaos, you may end up with issues because the wrong things get thrown down the sink resulting in a clogged drain and maybe...

Are you worried about the winter weather impacting your energy bills? During the fall, then many folks look to winterize their homes in New England as they prepare for the winter. It is the winter version of spring cleaning and can really make a difference...

Winter weather is brutal. The last thing you want during a snowstorm is your hot water heater or furnace to break down. This is why preventative maintenance protects your family and home. Additionally, proper upkeep of your major appliances also saves money because they are...

Did you know that toilet leaks can waste as much as 4 to 5 gallons of water per minute and cost you up to $100 per month in increased water and wastewater bills? Toilet leaks tend to occur in two ways. Read our step-by-step guide...

Is your crawl space the creepy, dark and damp type full of spiders and all sorts of other insects, or possibly rodents? Maybe your crawl space has a little more room and you store your personal belongings and yard tools in it; but do you ever...