Tag Archives: Safety

5 Warning Signs That it’s Time to Clean Your Dryer Vent

Imagine waking up to see that your house is on fire—and then to find out later that the fire could have been easily prevented. The culprit: Your clothes dryer! According to the National Fire Protection Association, this common household appliance was the … Continue reading

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Nest

Nest. Welcome to the magic of home. The Nest Learning Thermostat Programs itself. Then pays for itself. The third gen Nest Learning Thermostat is more beautiful than ever, with a thinner, sleeker design and bigger, crisper display. And it’s proven … Continue reading

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Different Types of Furnaces

There are two different efficiency categories of furnaces available, regardless of brand and within those categories there are three basic types of furnaces. The two different efficiencies of furnaces are 80% efficiency and those that are 90% efficiency and greater. … Continue reading

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How to Detect Leaks

Use your water meter to check for leaks Make sure no water is being used inside or outside of your house. Locate your water meter and check the leak indicator to see if it is moving. Depending on the brand … Continue reading

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How to Reduce Your Water Heater’s Energy Use

Easy and cheap ways to make your water heater more energy efficient. In the saving energy fight, the hot water heater is a born loser. That’s because most of us have a conventional storage-type water heater. That water storage tank works … Continue reading

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Creating a Cyber Secure Home

As technology becomes more important in our personal lives, so does securing it. Here are some fundamental steps you should always take to help protect yourself and your family: Securing Yourself Cyber attackers have learned that the easiest way to … Continue reading

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Water Damage Repair

Natural disasters or a broken pipe can cause significant water damage.  Beyond damages, it can ruin valuables and even put you in a hotel for weeks! At the end of the day, you will be spending hundreds of dollars and … Continue reading

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