4 Tips for Improving Home Security

4 Tips for Improving Home Security

According to the FBI, in 2018 there were 7 million property crimes reported nationwide. Improving home security is a concern for some homeowners in the United States. Here are some tips to keep your home safer. Know Statistics in Your Neighborhood One of the factors...
Make Your Deck Safe for Children and Pets

Make Your Deck Safe for Children and Pets

Decks are an excellent addition to any home. This space provides an outdoor extension of your living spaces. Like the rest of your home, decks need routine maintenance. With a little work, they can stay in great condition for many years. There are a few precautions...
Improve Indoor Air Quality at Home

Improve Indoor Air Quality at Home

Because modern homes are well-sealed, the air indoors can become more polluted than the air outside. Contaminants inside your home become trapped and there is no way for them to be circulated out of the environment. Use these simple tips to improve indoor air quality....
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...