Wood Flooring That Doesn’t Break The Bank

What do you want to cover your floors with? Many have their preferences for what they feel looks best, but wood floors have always been appreciated. The cost of installing hardwood flooring can discourage many, however. There is an alternative, though, and...

Save Your Electronics!

Lightning storms can do quite a lot of damage to electronics. When lightning strikes on or near the electrical grid, there is a risk of all that current travelling through the powerlines straight into your computer or tv. When that happens, you will most...

Taking Care of Your Elevator

Caring for an elevator is crucial. Elevator accidents can be very serious, but thanks to proper inspections, they are fairly rare. Even though this is the case, that doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t be attentive to the state of your elevator. Usually, you will only...

Specific Concerns for Dry-Cleaning Businesses

Different businesses have different dangers to keep on the watch for. Dry cleaning businesses are no different. There is much legislation controlling the chemicals used and the way they are handled, but this doesn’t mean that it is risk free. Many times,...

You Should Not Flush That…

Do you know what you can and can't flush down a toilet? Why does that question matter? It's because every year, items are flushed down the toilet, and the result is costly repairs or even environmental damage. It might be easy to think that your toilet...

Cleaning Up the Kitchen

Cooking food at home can be very enjoyable, but it does also release a lot of grease and steam into the air. Where does it all go? Preferably, it should go up your kitchen exhaust fan, or range hood. This is very important, since you otherwise could get...

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...

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...

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...

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...