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Basement Waterproofing Tips

In the 20 years I spent as a professional home inspector, the top three problems my home-buying clients were concerned about can best be summed up this way:  water, water and water!  Waterproofing your home is the surest way to make sure buyers stay interested.

While leaks through roofs,...

Appliances

Every Halloween season, plumbers get the call to repair garbage disposers and kitchen sink drains clogged with sticky pumpkin pulp and seeds.  The goopy by-product of jack-o'-lantern enthusiasts is, unfortunately, ideal for clogging household drains.  The pulp dries and hardens inside pipes...

Plant a Tree for Arbor Day!

Winter storms, ice and extreme temperature fluctuations have taken their toll on the landscape. Many trees have been broken or damaged and need to be removed or replaced. This spring, do something for your family, your home and your community – plant a tree.

To ensure the success of the tree...

Pests

The arrival of summer means we all get to spend more time outside, which also means we’ll have more exposure to such summer pests as mosquitoes, spiders and cockroaches. These summer bugs also like to join us indoors, so now’s the time to pest-proof your home as well as protect yourself...

Air Cleaners

The weather is turning cooler, the kids are back in school and the leaves will soon change colors...a sure sign that fall is here.

Here are five easy fall home improvement projects you can tackle in a weekend or less:

Seal Leaks.  Doors, windows and electrical outlets are common culprits....