Washing windows can be a pain, but routine care does more than improve outdoor views or enhance curb appeal. A few simple maintenance tasks performed annually can actually increase the function, efficiency and lifespan of your windows. And with peak summer temperatures just around the corner, what better time to give your windows a
Make Your Backyard the Summer Hangout Longer days and fast-rising temperatures can only mean one thing: Summer is just around the corner. It’s time to get outdoors and prepare your backyard for the fun in the sun to come. Not sure where to start? Use the following tips to clean up your backyard and create
As the cost of living continues to rise, forgoing HVAC maintenance may seem like an easy way to save money. But the small savings you enjoy today could end up costing you in the years to come. Routine inspections can help correct small problems before they require costly repairs. But that’s not all. Here are

5 Lawn Care Myths Debunked

Nothing beats a nice yard for your kids and pets to romp and play in. But yard maintenance isn’t always easy, especially if you’re new to the task. There are so many unfounded myths about lawn care, it can be difficult to know what advice to trust. With that in mind, we’ve debunked five of

5 Home Renovation Trends

What’s trending in home renovation? Home design trends are constantly shifting, but the changes have been much more noticeable these past few years. Homeowners want a refuge, multi functional spaces and room for outdoor entertaining. But will lifestyle continue to drive the home renovation market this year? Let’s take a look at what’s trending in
When warm, humid air makes contact with a cold surface, condensation occurs. That’s what causes your mirror to steam up whenever you take a hot shower — a seemingly minor annoyance. But left unchecked, this excess moisture can create a breeding ground for mold. So what can you do to prevent condensation from happening? 1.

How Paint Colors Impact Home Value

Are you looking for a simple way to increase the value of your home? If you’re planning on selling your house in the near future (or just want an update that will stay relevant), a fresh coat of paint can be an affordable way to boost your home’s worth — provided you choose the right
The winter season brings an increased chance of inclement weather, and if your home isn’t up to the challenge, you might end up having to make repairs. So Why take any chances? Learn how to take care of your house during this season: Give your home a once-over today using our helpful home checkup. HVAC
Owning a home does come with responsibilities (like basic upkeep and occasional repairs). But that doesn’t mean it has to feel like a chore. With a few simple swaps, you should be able to cut back the time you spend on home maintenance. Sound appealing? Here are five easy-care home upgrades to consider: 1. Remove
Houseplants can help create a welcoming space for family and friends and a celebratory mood for holiday entertaining. The right plants can also make festive gifts. The best part: Holiday plants don’t have to be temporary. With proper care, many popular seasonal plants can actually be grown and enjoyed year-round. Here are three popular holiday
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