The 7 Most Common Indoor Air Pollutants

Indoor air quality is something that most people don't think about much. After all, as long as you can breathe easy and aren't affected by allergies, it must be okay, right? Research from EPA highlights a very different story. The truth is, the air within homes and other buildings can...

Home Plumbing Maintenance Checklist

Homeowners dread a plumbing issue because it causes high-stress levels, water bills, and, in severe cases, the need to seek other accommodation until the problem has been resolved. It’s usually only spotted once the problem has occurred, and the case has gotten bad enough to see without actively looking for...

Which Attic Insulation Should I Pick?

It’s obvious that attic insulation isn’t a luxury. It’s a necessity among homeowners. In order to keep their homes warm, their heating effective, and their heating bills low, it’s fundamental to have good attic insulation. After all, if you’re powering up the heating to maximum every hour of every day...

What is a Window Sash?

The window sash is more than just an aesthetic touch on your home. It plays an important part in your window’s functionality and architecture. Staying knowledgeable on the components of your home’s windows – like the window sash – will help keep you aware of when your windows are in…

What is that Rattling Noise? Strange Furnace Sounds

What Are Those Strange Furnace Sounds? We all have that fear, waking up in the middle of the night only to hear something very out of place. Though it’s easy for our minds to play tricks on us, chances are the noises you’re hearing are from your furnace. When you…

6 Steps to Caulk Your Shower

There’s nothing quite like a sparkly bathroom and shower to make your home feel luxurious! However, the shower is prone to the grime and mold that grows due to moisture and warmth. Over time, your bathroom shower will need a refresh, which includes replacing the caulking. The overall process is…

Children and HVAC, How to Make Them Work Together

Keeping your house safe is always a priority, but even more so when you have children. It’s a priority to make sure that your children and HVAC live in harmony. Making sure your HVAC system doesn’t cause harm to curious kids takes just a few simple steps. Discover how to…

Purify Tap Water at Home

We’re lucky we live in California. Most of the water in our state is clean, and above all, healthy. However, there are some drawbacks. Mainly hard water. For those asking if they can purify tap water at home, the answer is that you can, but that comes with a few…

5 Easy Fixes for Common Furnace Problems

One of the best things you can do for you HVAC system is to schedule regular maintenance. This helps you catch small problems before they become big issues. Though we always tell you to all a professional. There are a few furnace fixes you can do on your own. Here…

How to Unclog a Toilet Without a Plunger

No one wants to deal with a clogged toilet. There are plenty of home tools that you don’t think you need until you really need them, but toilet plungers win first prize. What does plumbing maintenance even look like without a plunger? Luckily, there are some pretty effective options for…