The number of children and toddlers who are injured or die in common household accidents would scare every parent if they took the time to think about it.
From falling down the stairs to being poisoned with household chemicals and getting burned in the kitchen, there's
When the temperatures start to dip into the single digits in the summer heat, it's time to look for a reliable alternative to relying on a trusty analog monitoring system, like an oil gauge or a fingertip-based thermometer. While these handy tools can keep track
To the average eye, all new construction looks the same. Wood on top of the wood in beautiful patterns of triangles and rectangles.
But skilled carpenters and seasoned contractors can immediately see the difference in construction. They use words like "truss" ad "rafters" purposefully, whereas the
Did you know the average US home contains around 100 species of bug? This means that your home has a lot of critters to contend with. While many of them are harmless, do you know how to identify breeding grounds that look like they may be
As a homeowner, it’s just as important to pay attention to what’s on the outside as it is the interior. If you have a backyard, keeping your lawn green and pristine is key for boosting the aesthetic appeal and giving you an outdoor space to
We all like to think that ourselves and our families are the only things living in our house. But the reality is that we share our living space with a lot more things, we just can’t see them… Don’t worry, you can put your heart
A pest control professional can be called an exterminator. An exterminator goes to businesses and customer homes to check for pests or even rats. Pest Control workers then utilize the right techniques to get rid of the pest, whether it be a pest trap poison,
The Amish are a very special group of people. They live in the country in an area called the Southern Ohio Valley and make their homes in what are called Amish country. This means that they live in a small community and their homes are
Most burglars out there look for a single thing when they scout homes: an easy way in. When your home looks very difficult to break or there is a large risk that you will be caught, the burglar will simply move on and try to
If properly maintained, your furnace should work properly for a decade or more. Its parts are sturdy and resistant to wear and tear, and it contains high quality filters to keep debris from interfering with the operation of your unit. This along with a number