Should You Be Worried About Your Home’s Mold?

How Mold is an Issue for Homeowners If you recently found mold in your home, you have probably searched the Internet trying to figure out what to do. You may not even be concerned with the mold in your home – just yet. So that you handle this situation carefully and correctly, here’s what you should know about mold in your home and whether it’s a cause for concern. Potential Effects of Mold on Health Mold exposure doesn’t always present a health problem indoors. However, some people may … [Read more...]

How to Shut Off Home Utilities in an Emergency

In a disaster, do you know how to shut off your utilities to protect your home? With storm season upon us, it’s important for homeowners to be prepared. In case of a disaster of any type, it may be necessary to learn how to shut off utilities to avoid further damage to your family or your home.  How to Shut Off Electricity Electrical sparks have the potential of igniting natural gas if it is leaking. To shut off the electricity, locate your electrical circuit box, and flip the ‘main’ … [Read more...]

Are Your High-Value Items Insured?

Your existing home insurance policy may not provide enough coverage for your valuable items. Your existing home insurance policy will provide coverage for your personal belongings that you keep in your house. However, if your home boasts expensive possessions, such as a diamond necklace or piece of artwork, your homeowners insurance may not be able to protect you as you thought. Home insurance policies have specific limits for the amount of protection they will provide for personal … [Read more...]

Easy Ways to Save on Air Conditioning This Summer!

As the summer heats up, lower your outgoing costs on keeping your place cool. Summer air conditioning bills can take a big bite out of your budget. If your HVAC system isn’t delivering its best performance, those bills can get even higher. When faced with poor energy efficiency, many people assume that they need to upgrade or replace their equipment, and sometimes this is the case. However, older systems may still be viable, and there are ways to keep your home cool without having to upgrade … [Read more...]

How to Insure Your Home Business

Running a business from the comfort of your home? You will need extra insurance. If you are a business owner working out of your home, you will know that your study is full of digital devices, paperwork, and equipment. Even though working from home is ideal to save on gas, office space, and overhead, it does open you up to a whole new world of risk. If an accident or incident were to destroy your home, you would have not only lost personal items but your business equipment, too. For this … [Read more...]

Simple Gardening Tips for Your Garden

Anyone can fix their garden to look like a million bucks, and with these simple gardening tips, so can you.  Gardening is something that many people do around the world because it allows us to create and grow using nature itself. The perfect botanical arrangement of flowers, vegetables, and fruits can make any home look pristine. The best part is you don't have to invest thousands of dollars to improve your garden, being a little thrifty can give your garden the boost it needs. Here are a few … [Read more...]

How to Choose and Use the Right Fire Extinguisher

It pays to know which fire extinguisher is right for your business because it may one day prove to save your business.  Knowing which fire extinguisher is right for your business and how to use it may prove to be a lifesaver, literally. More important, it can also be a necessary tool in saving the lives of your employees and customers. But many adults may not know how to use a fire extinguisher. Here are a few tips on how to choose and use the right fire extinguisher. The Different Kinds of … [Read more...]

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