What Are Residential Energy Storage Systems? Explanations And Benefits

There is a lot of hub-bub going around about residential energy storage systems right now. It is supposedly a really exciting way to save energy and be eco-friendly too. At least, that is about all one can glean from the tech blogs and utility blogs, but what is it really? What do these systems do? How can you benefit from installing a residential energy storage system? An explanation and applied benefits follows. [Read More]

How To Avoid 2 Common Septic Tank Winter Problems

If you have a septic tank system, you are going to want to take precautionary measures to ensure that nothing goes wrong with your septic system this winter. Here are three common winter septic tank issues that your septic tank could experience as well as what you can do to prevent these issues.  #1 Frost Ruins Your Septic System One of the things that can easily ruin your septic tank is frost. [Read More]

4 Tips For Cleaning Small Mold Growth In Your Home

Mold can start to grow in your home for a number of reasons and the most common place you will find small mold growth is in the bathroom. This is why it's important to turn on the vents when showering and open up the windows if there are any in that room, as well. You can also find small mold growth in the laundry room if this room is not properly ventilated, as well. [Read More]

Tips for Keeping Mice Out of Your Garage

Since mice carry many diseases that can make your family sick and can damage your property by chewing on electrical wires, it is vital that you do everything you can to keep them out of your garage. To this end, here are some time-tested tips for how to keep mice from invading your garage and setting up their homes there. Tip: Seal and Keep Your Garage Door Closed One of the easiest ways for mice to get into your garage is for them to sneak through an open door or squeeze under one. [Read More]