A growing number of people are looking for options for their aging parents that don’t involve the often problematic nursing home setting.
And one of the possibilities that many are considering is a mother-in-law suite. Also known as in-law suite, accessory dwelling unit (ADU) or granny flat, this is a separate living space that offers residents some form of autonomy while allowing caregivers close proximity if needed.
Every year, the United States experiences approximately 100,000 thunderstorms, and 10,000 are labeled as severe. Heavy storms are a part of life, and the best thing you can do as a homeowner is to be prepared. Follow a simple checklist of items to examine after extreme weather occurs in your area. This will allow you to quickly discover damage, file insurance claims and solve problems before they become more complicated or expensive.
Keep reading to learn about the five home features you should check once the sky clears.
While we may have no control over the air quality outside of our homes inside it’s a different story.
You might be surprised to know that the air inside our homes and other buildings we may frequent can be more polluted than the air outside.
Materials such as off-gassing from carpet cleaners, fire retardants, formaldehyde and even lead and house dust can have an impact on the air we breathe while we’re sleeping or just moving about our homes.
Now, more than ever, we’re appreciating the comforts of home. After all, a happy home is a healthy home and vice versa. But if your home is a cluttered and disorganized mess, it’s going to be neither healthy nor happy.