Preparing Your Home for Fall

Preparing Your Home for Fall

The cooler temperatures and the changing leaves are reminders that it’s time to begin preparing your home for fall. Completing these tasks now will get your home ready for the cold winter weather ahead. These fall home maintenance tasks help get you on the right track...
8 Things That Cause Mold At Home

8 Things That Cause Mold At Home

Mold is a type of fungus that plays an important role in nature by decomposing organic material. However, mold causes illness and damages property when it grows indoors. Don’t make these 8 common mistakes that cause mold in the home. 1. Neglected Leaks Mold thrives in...
Radon in the Home: Information for Homeowners

Radon in the Home: Information for Homeowners

Radon is a colorless, odorless, radioactive gas that’s the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States. Radon occurs naturally in the ground in every state and high levels of this gas have been found in one of every 15 homes. Fortunately, testing...
Buying a Home? Order a 4-Point Home Inspection

Buying a Home? Order a 4-Point Home Inspection

If you are planning to buy a home, having it inspected is a great way to make sure that it’s in good condition. If you’re buying an older home, also request a 4-point home inspection. Many insurance companies won’t issue a policy without this basic inspection...
Maintain a Healthy Lawn All Summer

Maintain a Healthy Lawn All Summer

Well-tended landscaping adds to your home’s curb appeal. With some work and maintenance, you can maintain a healthy lawn all summer. Water to Maintain a Healthy Lawn Your lawn needs water to look green and vibrant. Watering as necessary should be your first priority...
4 Ways to Reduce Humidity in Your Home

4 Ways to Reduce Humidity in Your Home

Humidity refers to the amount of moisture in the air. Cooking, bathing, and laundry are some common activities that increase humidity levels indoors. Taking steps to reduce humidity in your home keeps your environment comfortable and healthy. Why Reduce Humidity in...