City of Elk Grove Water Conservation Plumbing Tips for Drought Conditions

It’s almost time, once again, for the annual Elk Grove Greener Gardens Tour, exploring the colors and designs of local gardens throughout the community. The tour allows residents of the City of Elk Grove to showcase gardens that highlight green gardening practices, including quite a few that focus on zero-scaping…

Professional Tips for Installing Ductwork in the Attic Above an In-Law Suite

One of my favorite things about Northern California is our beautiful historic homes. All over Sacramento, we have classic houses built many decades ago, some of which are almost 100 years old. In other cities like Roseville, Folsom, and Elk Grove, we have neighborhoods that sprung up in the 40s…

Expert Tips on How to Insulate Existing Walls in an In-Law Suite

A long time Roseville client, Jeff, recently converted the back room of his house into an in-law suite for his father-in-law. The problem, though, is that the walls back there weren’t insulated well, and as the summer has started heating up, it’s becoming a problem. Jeff says: “I need some…

Why There Is Very Little Air Coming out of Vents in Your House

Those of us that grew up in the 70s and 80s remember it nostalgically as a time when music and entertainment were at their best and kids could play in the street until dinner time without supervision. It was a time when, if you wanted to talk to someone, you…

The Best Replacement Windows for a Sunroom in Sunny Northern California

Northern California is home to some of the sunniest cities in the country. Sacramento, Stockton, and Fresno are all regularly listed as having at least 275 sunny days a year, putting them up there with Las Vegas and Phoenix as the most sun-soaked spots in the U.S. The big difference,…