According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, space heating (and cooling) accounts for close to half of residential energy consumption each year. If you are worried about your next electric bill this winter, here are 10 tips to help you save money:
Now that the Cold Season is over and Summer comes closer and closer we want to take time to help you remember these simple steps to prevent something potentially catastrophic.
Heat illnesses are conditions that arise when your body overheats. Symptoms range from mild, like muscle cramps, heavy sweating, and rapid pulse, to severe, such as nausea and fatigue. Heatstroke is the most serious form of heat injury and can cause damage to the brain or vital organs, and even death.
Does your home have too many electrical devices and too few outlets to plug them all? Chances are you’re using extension cords to power up your electrical devices. However, electrical cords can become fire hazards when used improperly. Follow these tips to use extension cords safely:
The food is cooked, and the decorations look amazing. Everything is ready for your big party, but then you notice it. A stain on your carpet!
Stressing about your guests coming over is bad enough without having the added anxiety of carpet stains. These five simple cleaning tips can help you treat or hide the worst stains, so you enjoy the party instead of worrying about a minor imperfection.
We tend to only think about the cleanliness of our carpets when we spill some wine or food on them. We run to rub the stain away, but then forget to clean the rest. If you have carpeted floors, odds are you haven’t thought twice about cleaning them for a long time.
Unless you’re a bit of a clean freak, that is! Most of us forget that carpets need to be cleaned regularly. If it doesn’t look dirty, it probably isn’t, right? Wrong.
Whether it’s your home or your business, water damage can be one of the most devastating events that can occur. Apart from the emotional unpleasantness and the inconvenience of water damage, there’s also the physical disruption. And it’s not just from floods or natural disaster.
Mold is one of those unfortunate realities of life. It’s been around for millions of years and continues to disrupt our lives today. A mold problem at home or at work can not only be unsightly and annoying but if you’re not careful, can turn into a health problem. In this article, we’ll tell you more than you ever wanted to know about Mold, Mold Removal and more importantly – how to defeat it!
As unpleasant as it may be, sewerage is an issue all communities need to deal with. We’ve definitely come along way from medieval times when sewerage was thrown out into the street! And we can think ourselves lucky that we live in first world countries where exposure to safe and hygienic bathroom practices are common for most citizens.