Home Maintenance Help: Tips on Finding a Good Handyman

While most homeowners can do the majority of home maintenance tasks, sometimes it’s mHome Maintenance Help: Tips on Finding a Good Handyman ore cost efficient to call in a pro.

He’ll know what needs to be done and will have the tools – and the skills – needed to do the job right the first time. Read More

Home Maintenance Tip: Inspect Automatic Garage Door Safety Shutoff


There have been some recent accounts of homes being broken into because burglars are visiting the home posing as a potential buyer during an open house. With this top of mind, we wanted to remind our readers about investigating and doing a quick check of their garage doors. Most garage doors have an electronic beam of light or door eye at the very bottom. This beam is designed as a safety mechanism that stops the door from Read More

Clean Windows … No Professional? No Problem!

GWindow-cleaninguest Blogger: Carmen Fiordirosa

The spring season is the perfect time to give your home a good cleaning — and when you’re in the midst of seasonal de-cluttering, mopping floors and otherwise sprucing up your home for this bright and fresh time of year, don’t forget about the windows. Your home’s windows impact your home’s curb appeal, let sunshine in on long springtime days, open to let in fresh air, and give you wonderful views to the outdoors. Unfortunately, over time, it’s all too easy for them to get dirty and dingy both inside and out — and that’s why a regular cleaning is so important. The good news is that it’s easy to get professional results at home even without complicated tools or techniques. To refresh your home this season, Read More