How To Fight The Clutter

Some of us go by the rule “A place for everything, and everything in its place”, while others feel like they don’t mind having their home somewhat cluttered. While this is completely up to you, if you are planning on selling your home, you might want to go...

Water Quality

When you drink a glass of water, how confident are you that it is clean and beneficial? Do you even know where it comes from? There will always be a certain amount of pollutants in your water, no matter if you buy it in a bottle from a store or if you...

How Can Pets Make You Sick

Do you suffer from allergies? If so, when buying a new home, you don’t always know if the previous owners had pets or not. Depending on the severity of your allergies, this could mean that you could experience problems with your health after you move in....

Vapor Barriers

Moisture is one of the worst enemies of a homeowner. It is hard to notice when moisture is entering your home, but it can quickly cause trouble, such as rot, mold, insect infestation, and other problems. Vapor barriers are one of the methods you can use to...

Living Small

How much space do you need to live? The tiny house movement has received much attention recently. Many people are interested in living in homes that are less than 1000 square feet, and some even in houses smaller than 100 square feet. There are some...

Pool Alarms

Young children and pools go together like camping and s'mores but there are some dangers involved with having a pool in your backyard. To keep your children safe, there are devices called pool alarms, that will sound an alarm if there is a chance your...

What Food Can You Put in a Garbage Disposal?

Have you ever stood at your garbage disposal with some hesitancy and a handful of broccoli? Many of us have. That is because when you buy a home with a garbage disposal, no one really gives you instructions on what goes in there and what doesn't. But here...