Winter Checklist: Create a Space for Yourself

The holiday season can be one of warmth, joy and relaxation. If you’re like most and have an endless to-do list over the holidays, then you need to remember to take a moment for yourself. The best stress relief can be offering yourself a few moments to prepare for the day. Create Your Own Zen…

Radon Your Health Savings Account

It’s time to put your health insurance coverage to work for your home! Did you know that health insurance can pay for radon mitigation costs? If your home has higher-than-recommended levels of this gas, there’s a good chance your Health Savings Account covers the price tag of everything from installation to the mitigation system itself.…

3 Ways To Keep Your Christmas Tree Fresher Longer

‘Tis the season, and Christmas trees are everywhere. You need not live with needles falling everywhere, because real trees should last for more than one month. Here are three tips to keep your Christmas tree fresh during your festivities. Trim the Trunk When you bring your tree home, trim at least one inch off the…

Keep Your Holidays Smooth and Decorate Early

If you love holiday decorations, then December is your time to shine, literally. It’s always a good idea to sort through your decorations in advance. Start your Christmas decorating early to have a smooth holiday season. Test Your Lights The sooner you test your lights, the better. If you must replace any nonworking strands, you…

Inspector Referrals

Everyone knows that a home inspector can give you useful information about the house you are about to buy. Did you also know that inspectors are great at providing referrals to other reliable professionals? They can be instrumental in helping you find a plumber, foundation repair expert or mold remediation specialist whom you can trust.…

Is a Backup Generator Necessary?

Having a backup generator protects you from the consequences of a blackout. Whether you live in an area prone to power outages or have any necessary equipment that relies on electricity, a backup generator provides you power when you need it the most. Should You Have a Backup Generator? If you like having peace of…