Are you preparing to sell your home?

It can be extremely challenging if you are preparing to sell your home, especially if you’ve never done it before.  What can you do then, to prepare for the sale?  How can you make sure you get everything you can for your property?  The following video provides...

Power Strip Safety

So many things in our home nowadays are electric, from kitchen appliances to iPads and phones, everything requires an electrical outlet. In many older homes, there are simply not enough outlets, so a power strip seems the obvious choice to keep up with the demand, but...

A consideration of low-E windows

If you have considered installing new windows in your home you may have come across one type of window that is on the market called “low-E windows”. A first look at these windows may seem like buying or installing them is a “no-brainer”, but...

How can I improve the air quality in my home?

In our last article we looked at the potential causes of air pollutants in our home. In this article, we will look at ways to reduce and treat these pollutants. Here are a few suggestions: Make sure when using gas or kerosene heaters or even stoves etc that the room...