Trees….Do They Damage A Home?

Trees are a beautiful part of our surroundings, so it’s not surprising that many homeowners enjoy having them as part of their landscaping. But, can problems arise if these trees are situated too close to the home? Here is a few of the potential issues that trees can...

Helping The Home Inspection To Go Smoothly

If you have your home on the market currently, you, no doubt, would like the sale to go as smoothly as possible.  When it comes to having the home inspection performed, what are some ways you can be prepared for it, so that the home inspector can be as thorough...

How Safe Is Your Swimming Pool?

Spending hours swimming in a backyard pool is something most children want to do during the hot summer months.  If you have a swimming pool in your backyard, how can you make sure that it remains a place of fun and does not become a safety concern? Why is it an...

Mice – Pesky Pests In The Home

Imagine … you are sitting down for a nice breakfast with your family, when all of the sudden, you see a quick flash of brown and white right into your kitchen pantry. You have a sneaky suspicion what it is, so you go and check it out anyways. You then discover, its a...

What Are Fire Stops?

Fire-stops – what are they? It is a simple passive fire prevention method that can diminish the chance of a fire spreading throughout your home through holes in your wall. These openings are mainly found around the perimeter of pipe channels, PVC, and electrical wire....