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5 Steps to Hiring the Right Roofer
Dec19

5 Steps to Hiring the Right Roofer

Roofing ranks among the largest and most expensive projects a homeowner can undertake, so take the time to be certain you find a roofing contractor you trust to put a roof over your head. By Bob Vila  Photo: shutter stock.com Whereas other home upgrades are purely elective, roof repairs aren’t a choice; they’re essential. Besides being critically important to personal comfort, structural integrity, and the resale value...

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4 Signs of Frozen Pipes- What to Watch For
Dec12

4 Signs of Frozen Pipes- What to Watch For

Protecting Your Property in the Winter BY ERIN EBERLIN The winter months bring certain property maintenance concerns that all landlords need to be aware of. When the temperatures drop, one major issue that could come up is a frozen water pipe. Learn why frozen pipes are so dangerous, the types of pipes that are most vulnerable to freezing, and four signs that a pipe is actually frozen. Why Are Frozen Pipes Dangerous?  Frozen...

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11 Ways to Winterize Your Home on a Budget
Dec05

11 Ways to Winterize Your Home on a Budget

Keep the cold out, the heat in, and your energy bill down with these cost-effective tips for winterizing your home.  By Kristina Grosspietsch Clean Your Gutters! You’ve heard it before, but we can’t stress this enough. Making sure that water can flow freely through your gutters now will help prevent icicles and ice dams from forming later. Cost: Other than your sweat and time, free. Flush the Water...

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