Owning a home is the American dream, but it is also a big responsibility. While some only think of the financial impact of being a homeowner, there is another equally important area to consider – maintenance. Maintaining your home is the best way to ensure that your home weathers well and serves you for years… Continue Reading.
Few things are as nice as a cozy house in wintertime. What’s not nice, however, are the high utility bills that can come with it. If your home is older, or just not particularly energy efficient, then you may especially suffer with high energy costs. While there’s nothing we can do about the weather, there… Continue Reading.
Most of us take our plumbing for granted. We expect it to work without fail and we don’t pay too much attention to things unless they are broken. In reality, however, you may be unknowingly ignoring signs of impending plumbing trouble. The good news is that you can learn what to listen to and look… Continue Reading.
Who doesn’t love sitting around a crackling fireplace when it’s cold outside? Not only do fireplaces provide warmth, but they also create an amazing cozy atmosphere. It’s important to remember, however, that like all sources of heat, fires are a potential hazard, even when contained in a fireplace. To make sure your home is safe… Continue Reading.
There’s no doubt about it, Kansas winters can be brutal. While we are lucky to have plenty of ways to keep our homes cozy no matter what Mother Nature has to offer, we always have to keep safety in mind each heating season. Every heating system comes with some potential danger, especially if there are… Continue Reading.