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Why Your Thermostat is Blinking

If you’re like most people, any time lights start blinking around you, you’re going to be a bit alarmed. It’s one thing when those lights are something you’re familiar with, such as your alarm clock or car hazard lights, but it’s another when it’s something unfamiliar, like anything that’s a part of your HVAC system. So […]

Why Your Generator Needs to Be Covered

If you’ve ever experienced a power outage, you know how inconvenient and potentially scary it can be living without electricity. You’re limited on what food you can buy and store, your kids get nervous being in the dark for so long, and if the power is still not on after a while, your cell phone […]

What You Might Not Know About Fall Allergies

We’re sure you’re very happy that the warm weather is going to start fading out and you’ll be rid of those spring and summer allergies. Sorry to break it to you, but fall brings just as many allergies and irritants as spring does. And while you know you won’t get as much pollen up your […]

How to Figure Out if Your Water Heater is Gas or Electric

Let’s say you’re buying a new house. Well, new for you. You probably considered a lot of things before moving in — the property taxes, the schools in the area, how nice the bathrooms were. But did you look into what kind of water heater you had? It may not seem too important, but knowing […]

How to Storm-Proof Your HVAC System

Big storms can cause more damage than we care to think about. But being prepared for those events can help keep you and your family safe and get you back to normalcy sooner. While it may not be at the top of your to-do list, it’s important to storm-proof your HVAC system to keep your […]

Is There Mold in Your Home?

It’s no secret that mold can cause a number of problems to your health. But sometimes, it’s not always that easy to spot. In order to keep you and your family safe, you should know how to determine if there’s mold in your home. Signs There Is Mold In Your Home  Weird Odors If you […]

What No One is Telling You About Heat Pumps

When you think of heat pumps, what comes to your mind? (Probably not too much.) Unless you’re a professional, heating and cooling options aren’t typical conversation topics, so here’s what you no one is telling you about heat pumps. What No One Is Telling You About Heat Pumps  Heat pumps can cool your home too. […]

How Not to Start a Fire Near Your Water Heater

When you think of all of the ways a fire could start in your home, you probably think of faulty wires causing electrical sparks or someone leaving a towel on the stove burner. But have you ever thought about how your water heater could start a fire? It may seem like a far-fetched idea, but […]

Is Your Indoor Air Quality Safe for Your Baby?

No matter if you’re a first-timer or a veteran, as a parent, you always want your child to be in the safest environment possible. Most of the time, you’d assume that you’d have to protect them from outside factors, but what about the harmful factors inside your home? You have to make your indoor air […]

How to Stay Cool Without AC

If you live in the South, you’re well aware that summer can bring sweltering temperatures, immense amounts of humidity, and really, really, bad hair days. You’re probably used to cranking your thermostat down into the 60s, but if your AC suddenly stops working, what do you do? While you wait for repairs or a replacement, these […]