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Keeping Pest Away

Infographic: 8 Essential Home Maintenance Tasks to Keep Pests Away

There are two keys to preventing and controlling the presence of bugs, rodents and other pests: blocking possible entry points and eliminating sources of food, water and shelter. In the infographic below, we’ve listed eight essential home maintenance tasks that will help to keep pests away.


Use Rain Gutter Guards to Avoid the Dangers of a Flooded Basement

Like a car, your home is a complex system with multiple components that work together to perform a certain task. When any one of these components is neglected or broken, over the long term your home will not be able to do its job – protecting you and your family from the elements. Take the […]

The 5 Best Websites for Finding Gutter Contractors in Your Area

In the old days, the most efficient way to locate a company to hang, fix, or clean gutters was to ask a neighbor, friend, or colleague in the area. And while phone books and online directories helped provide homeowners with more choices, they didn’t offer much help in figuring out which company was best suited […]

Rainwater Storage Tank

5 Safety Tips for Rainwater Harvesting

Rainwater harvesting is becoming more and more popular among homeowners who want to save money on their water bills while simultaneously helping the environment. However, many people don’t realize that there are safety risks involved with building and monitoring a rainwater harvesting system. Sadly, there are no federal laws (and few state laws) which regulate […]