Fall Home Maintenance Reminders (updated)

With colder weather just around the corner, now is the time to prepare your home for winter. Here are some helpful fall home maintenance reminders to prep your home. INDOOR FALL MAINTENANCE REMINDERS Radon: If you haven’t already, test your home for radon. It is more likely to get trapped in your home when windows and doors stay shut more often. High levels of radon are harmful. Dryer vents: Fall is a good time to clean the dryer vents of built up lint. Since static electricity increases in the cooler/dryer months, cleaning the vents can help reduce the risk of… Read More

10 Helpful Tips to Protect Your Home (and Wallet) this Winter

While you may not have been able to complete your fall clean-up before the first snowfall, it is not too late to protect your home and wallet from the harsh winter elements. Here are some helpful tips to help safeguard your home and money during the winter season. Use insulation sleeves to wrap water pipes in your basement, crawl spaces, and unheated areas of your home to prevent the pipes from freezing and breaking. Wrap an insulating blanket around your hot water heater to conserve energy. Move furniture away from heating vents to help heat rooms more efficiently. Use indoor… Read More