February 2015

Hidden Household Leaks: How to Find Them

February 24, 2015

While it's easy to spot obvious pipe leaks that can be found under the sink, hidden leaks are not as easy to find. According to the Environmental Protection Agency, finding and fixing easily corrected household leaks can save homeowners more than 10 percent on water bills. If you suspect you have a hidden water waster in your home, follow these tips to find the culprit.

Understanding Your Home’s Electrical System

February 18, 2015

Whether watching TV, microwaving a meal, or charging a cell phone, we depend on our home’s electrical system to supply us with power when and where we need it. By understanding the ins and outs of how your home’s electricity is distributed, you can keep your electrical system properly maintained and working safely.

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February 13, 2015

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Daily Grind: Choose the Right Garbage Disposal

February 10, 2015

Your garbage disposal is a convenient way to reduce kitchen waste. So if you're building a new home, replacing a broken disposal or simply want to upgrade, you'll want to know the different options that are available. Consider the following when making your selection:

Which Type of Furnace is Best for Your Home?

February 4, 2015

If you’re worried your home’s heating system might not make it through the winter, it may be time to upgrade your furnace. But many homeowners today find themselves wondering how to choose a replacement among single stage, two stage and variable speed options? Which is the best fit for your home?