Safety comes first when flood cleanup begins. By taking the right steps in the best order, you stay safe and save as much as possible. Getting infections from bacteria and mold is a real danger. Rebuilding too quickly compounds problems.… Continue reading
Finding a Home Insurance Policy that Protects
When disaster strikes, a home insurance policy protects you from losing everything. It is traumatic to see your home in ruins. Moving out of your house for weeks or months is stressful. Yet, with homeowners insurance, there is a silver lining.
Taking the right steps prepares you for the worst before it happens. This way you get back on your feet and into your home in no time. Here are 5 steps for choosing your homeowners insurance policy: Continue reading
Mold prevention is not likely to be an item on your daily to-do list. But maybe it should be. While mold may seem like a harmless part of home life, it can seriously impact your health and the health of others. Here are 4 ways you can help prevent mold growth in your home. Continue reading
Most tornadoes don’t lift houses into the air. Instead, they can do heavy damage to buildings, produce flying debris, and cause injuries or worse. Each year in the U.S., there is an average of 1,000 recorded tornadoes that cause 1,500… Continue reading
According to the National Fire Protection Association, an estimated 8,800 home fires are started by grilling each year. Moreover, almost half of all injuries involving grills are caused by thermal burns.
To prevent accidents when grilling, you should place the… Continue reading
So, you want to kill mold? Don’t use bleach!
Usually, when most homeowners notice mold, they get out the bottle of bleach thinking a few sprays will solve the problem. It’s no wonder. One of the most popular blogs, The… Continue reading
While spring cleaning gives you an opportunity to get your home in order you should also focus on tasks that improve the safety of your home. Fires can occur when you least expect, but you can prevent them by following… Continue reading
The musty smell in your clothes is the result of mold or mildew growing on them. This can happen to clothes that have been in a dark and humid place for too long, or it can be a sign that… Continue reading
Sodium bicarbonate (baking soda) is a non-toxic substance that can be used in cooking, medicine, personal care, and, of course – cleaning. You can find a myriad of uses for baking soda as a cleaning agent, so we collected for… Continue reading
We need heat to keep us warm during cold weather, but heating the home doesn’t come without risks. According to the U.S. Fire Administration, home fires occur more in winter than in any other season. Keep these fire safety tips… Continue reading