Ways to prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Carbon Monoxide is a silent killer as it has no odor and cannot be seen, and so attacks without warning. Many instances of Carbon Monoxide poisoning occur in the home, this is largely due to faulty, fuel burning appliances found in the home. What are some ways that CO...

Power Strip Safety

So many things in our home nowadays are electric, from kitchen appliances to iPads and phones, everything requires an electrical outlet. In many older homes, there are simply not enough outlets, so a power strip seems the obvious choice to keep up with the demand, but...

Bed Bugs

In recent years Bed Bugs, have become an epidemic, and here in our area of Wisconsin, we're not immune. Their hard to see, love to travel and not so easy to eliminate, so what do we know about these pesky invaders, and what can we do about them? Although bed bugs are...

What should I know about Closing Costs?

Buying a home can sometimes feel rather overwhelming. Once you have finally found your home, you then need to deal with all those extra fees you incur, which are referred to as closing costs. These costs can really add up. Here are just a few things you can expect to...

How To Increase Your Homes Value With A Garden

Imagine a beautiful mansion that is up for sale. The masonry is absolutely breathtaking on it, and it could fit a whole families in it together. However, the Lawn isn't kept up in the gardens are atrocious. The flowers are all dead gloomy looking, and just does not...

Coyotes – Scavengers At Heart

you may live in an area where you can hear coyotes howling at midnight, or throughout the night, and it can be pretty scary sometimes. However, coyotes are not a real danger, unless their main sources of food run out. What can you do to prevent confrontation between...

Being Careful With Forms Of Insulation

Insulation comes in all shapes and sizes. It could be cellulose, perlite, and other types that are made for specific types of homes. But that are some things you must know about insulation before you install it into your home or replace some in your home. With these...

Why Testing For Radon Is So Important

Why is radon testing so important before you buy and house and before you sell your house? Well, to answer that, we need to know what radon is and what effect it can you and your family. These things will be discussed in the topic for today. So radon is actually a...

Are Outdoor Receptacles Necessary For Your Home?

Now when you hear receptacle, what do you normally think? Do you maybe think of a trash receptacle? Well in this case, we are actually talking about an electrical outlet receptacle. But are these types of receptacles necessary for your outside outlets? Well that will...