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A storm is coming, now what???

A storm is coming, now what???

Depending on the intensity of the rainfall approximately every 1000 square feet of roof surface area,1 inch of rainfall can deposit an estimated 600 gallons of water directly next to your home and foundation. Let’s start with the basics. Chronic water infiltration is...
SPRING HOME MAINTENANCE CHECKLIST – PART 2

SPRING HOME MAINTENANCE CHECKLIST – PART 2

This is the second of a two-part series to help you plan your spring home maintenance checklist. You can read Part 1 here. Not only does a well-maintained home look great, the maintenance you do now and in the seasons ahead will very likely result in more successful...
SPRING HOME MAINTENANCE CHECKLIST – PART 2

Spring Home Maintenance Checklist – Part 1

This is the first of a two-part series to help you plan your spring home maintenance checklist. Whether you have lived in your home for 30 years or just a few months, there are some basic spring home maintenance checklist items that will help you keep your home in...
Mold in a House – Prevention & Remediation

Mold in a House – Prevention & Remediation

Finding mold in a house is always alarming. But there are ways to correct it and prevent the mold from returning. Here are some things Mold – What is it? We’ve probably all seen mold at some time in our life. It can be a light, fuzzy white, gray or black matter on the...
Trim Back Trees That Pose a Risk

Trim Back Trees That Pose a Risk

Your Christmas tree is not the only one you will need to keep in check this winter. To avoid property damage from falling branches, you will also want to be sure the trees closest to your house stay at a respectful distance. High winds, rain, ice, and snow can knock...
Winterizing Your Home. (pt. 2)

Winterizing Your Home. (pt. 2)

Avoid water damage with a roof inspection: Our rooftops take a major beating during the Fall and heavy winter storms. And while you should probably not go climbing up there when the weather is bad, it is a good idea to have someone inspect the roof on the next clear...

Winterizing A House (pt. 1)

Winterizing a house is a must. Weatherproof your windows to save on heating: If you have not already done this, then you are literally throwing money out the window. And it is not just old wooden windows that may need weatherproofing. Unless your windows are...

The Ultimate Guide To Fall Yard And Home Maintenance (part 2)

Fall yard and home maintenance is a pivotal moment in the colder months. The beginning of autumn in our part of the country spells the time for seasonal transition, moving our entertainment and lifestyle more indoors. Now is the time to book service appointments for...

The Ultimate Guide to Fall Yard and Home Maintenance (part 1)

The ultimate guide to your fall yard and home maintenance is here! Getting your property ready for winter may seem daunting at first, but you can break down the tasks into manageable chunks of time and effort. You will not have to accomplish them all in one weekend....

How to Detect a Gas Leak

it’s important to know how to detect a gas leak. With more than 50 million homes in the U.S. using natural gas or liquid propane (LP) to power furnaces, stoves, ovens, water heaters, gas grills and other appliances, there are bound to be concerns over the safety...