Could Lightning Be Dangerous For You?

Watching a lightning storm can be very fascinating, but it does fill some people with terror. The odds of you to be hit by a lightning strike is about one in 13,000. This should reassure you that you are very unlikely to be hit by lightning. This doesn’t mean that...

The Damage Rust Can Cause

Wherever there is metal, water and air together, there is a chance that the metal will start to rust. While this is a natural process, it could be a major concern for a homeowner. While rust might just be a cosmetic problem, other times it could pose a danger. For...

Are Your Windows Leaking?

Your windows are the most likely culprit for heat loss in your home. This is especially so if the windows are older and not sealed as well as they used to be. Fortunately, you can spend a little bit of time and work to make sure that they are in as good shape as...

Things To Think About When Your Roof Is Aging

You might not want to think about the age of your roof, knowing how expensive it can be to replace, but the reality is that if you don’t replace your roof, you expose your home to the elements and risk damaging it. In general, depending on the material it is made of,...

How to Keep Rodents Away

Rodents –  they carry disease and do damage to your property, so keeping them out of your home is very important. The problem is, however, that they are everywhere and once they have made your home their home, it is really difficult to get rid of them. Usually,...

Sump Pumps

What is a sump pump? Simply put, it’s a pump that is situated in your basement preventing water from flooding your basement. They predominantly are found in homes that are situated in areas that are flat, where heavy rains are common. What happens is that the level of...