Is Your Basement Flooding When Your Neighbor’s Isn’t? A Possible Cause & How To Prevent Future Flooding

If your basement seems to be flooding often, even though your neighbors' basements are not, then you may wonder just why you are having such basement "bad luck." If your basement is finished, then the flooding may have already destroyed your basement flooring and even some of your furniture. However, if your basement is unfinished, it is still important to find out the root cause of the flooding and prevent it in the future for the sake of the integrity of your home's foundation and your family's health -- a damp basement can be a breeding ground for mold and mildew that are extremely hazardous to your family's health. Read More 

What To Do If Your Building Is Not Staying Cool Enough

Have you found that, despite having a central air conditioning unit, your building is not staying as nice and cool as you would like it to be, you need to take action. Take a moment to review the following things that you will want to do in order to help figure out the problem. Check For Air Leaks Around The Windows And Doors Your air conditioning unit may actually be working just fine. Read More 

What Are The Different Types Of Custom Built Homes You Can Have?

When you decide to build your home from scratch instead of buying a pre-built or existing home, there are several options open to you. It depends on the style of home you would like, the size of the property, and of course location, as well as your storage and size needs. Custom built homes range from the traditional to modern technologies and, you are only limited by your own imagination. Read More 

Are Your Air Ducts Leaky?

Your air ducts are like the pipes of your heating and air conditioning system. Their job is to carry the cooled air from your air conditioner to your various rooms. If there are leaks along the way, you won't end up with water damage as you would with leaky pipes -- but you will end up with unnecessarily high energy bills and some other negative effects. Here's how you can tell if your ducts are leaking -- and what you can do to address leaks. Read More 

Install A Fire Sprinkler System In Your Home

There are a few different reasons that fire protection is so important for a home. Unlike a burglar, a fire does not just go after jewels and things with a high dollar value. A fire will destroy everything. That includes any family heirlooms or anything of great worth to you. It only takes a fire a few minutes to fully consume a room. In order to protect yourself, your family, and your home, it is best to be fully prepared when it comes to fire protection. Read More