4 Signs You Need To Call An Electrical Contractor

Are you having electrical problems in your home? Some electrical problems can be easy to work around, which makes them rather tempting to ignore. But electrical problems can also be quite dangerous and only an electrical contractor will be able to tell you whether the situation is harmless or potentially hazardous.  1. Your Breakers Keep Tripping Do you find that your breakers are tripping once a month -- or even once a week? [Read More]

Seasonal Screen Maintenance Can Keep Your Home Bug-Free This Spring

Spring often brings with it an infestation of creepy-crawlies. This is in part because insects are waking up from their winter slumber, but it's also because this is the time of year that the windows are thrown open. Even a minor breach in your screens can give entry to the pests. Although most don't survive long inside, they are a nuisance. Locating problem screens and scheduling a visit from a screen repair technician can keep your home bug-free this spring and summer. [Read More]

Hot And Cold: Upgrading Your Windows For Your Climate

Damaged, cracked or ill-fitting windows might seem like an annoyance at first, but from another point of view, they might just be an opportunity. The older your windows are, the more window technology has changed since they were installed. So rather than just replacing your windows with the same old thing, consider what window upgrades make the most sense for where you live. Cold Climates: Glazing A lot of heat is lost through windows when it's cold outside. [Read More]

What The Sounds From Your Boiler Are Trying To Tell Yyou

A boiler used for heating purposes serves as one of the most important appliances in your home. Just consider how chilly your home would be on a cold winter day without it, to put this matter into perspective. Given its significance, knowing how to recognize a symbol that there is an underlying problem occurring with your boiler is important. While this won't require you to put on your master technician hat, you should at least be familiar with some common sounds your boiler could make that may be signaling a problem: [Read More]