History Of Fireplace Mantels And Chimneys

The fireplace was a necessity in early America. It was the heart of the home, with a hearth providing heat, comfort, and fire for cooking to its residents. In many aristocratic households, the fireplace was even considered a status symbol, displaying how rich the...

October Is Fire Prevention Month

How do you prepare your home from fire hazards? Although fire accidents are unpredictable and can happen in any instance, there are a few measures that everyone can take to prevent their home from accidental house fires. In the past few years, there has been a...

Making Sure Your Home is Winter Ready

Before you know it, winter will be here, and we’ll be shoveling snow that is seemingly never-ending. When that time comes, you’ll need to rely on your heating system to keep your home toasty warm during the winter freeze. Is your home ready for the cold...

Is my Home Properly Insulated?

Being a homeowner comes with a lot of responsibilities that can seem overwhelming at times. You may even feel like a young Sherlock Holmes snooping around your home looking for problems and how to solve them. Your furnace, your pipes, or even your floorboards can all...

Clean out your home’s air ducts this summer

While it’s still warm this summer, make sure to address your home’s air ducts to keep your family safe from harmful debris that you could be floating in your home. Your home is a very complex system of working parts. How often do you think about each individual...