Asbestos – Are You At Risk?

You have probably heard about asbestos, that it is a dangerous material, but do you know if you have asbestos in your home or not? If your house is over 70 years old, there is a chance that asbestos was used in some of the material, and you might not be aware of it....

Vinyl Siding

If you are looking for a siding material that is fairly cheap, easy to maintain and durable, then vinyl is probably going to be your choice. These are the reasons why it is the most common siding material by a fair margin. Maintenance of vinyl siding can be as simple...

What Are The Dangers With Lead?

In many homes built prior to 1978, lead is a common problem. It could be that the pipes in your home are made from lead, or it could be paint on the walls that has lead added to it. It is fairly easy to detect lead in your home. Lead paint will flake in a way that...

Bathroom Ceiling Fans

Whenever you take a shower, there is a large amount of steam released in the air. Depending on how hot you like your showers, this could be very significant. All that moisture can do damage to your bathroom, such as encourage mold growth or peel off your wallpaper....

How to Care For Your Septic System

Many homeowners with a septic system have no idea where it is located. This is, however, important information for you to have, since you want to make sure that you don’t inadvertently damage the system. For example, you should make sure that no water is drained out...

Using Ladders Safely

If someone were to ask you what the most common cause for personal injury was, what would you say? Many of us know that falling is the most common cause, and the CDC confirms that. In fact in one study they came to the conclusion that falls were the leading cause of...