Keeping Your Outdoor Lighting Safe From the Outdoors

Tuesday, September 30th 2014
Outdoor lighting fixtures are a great way to keep your home and visitors safe at night and highlight your home’s landscaping, as well. The very nature of their use, however, leaves them exposed to damage. Generally, outdoor fixtures are designed to withstand a certain amount of exposure...read more

Getting Your Heating System Ready for Winter

Tuesday, September 30th 2014
Colder weather is on its way to the Atlanta area, and it has probably been several months since you last operated your home’s heating system. Autumn is an excellent time to get started on preparing your furnace for the coming winter. It is always better to find out what needs attention...read more

Remodeling? Take Care of Faulty Home Electrical Wiring or Plumbing

Thursday, September 25th 2014
If you own an older house and decide to make some upgrades, chances are you or your contractor may find some unpleasant surprises — especially when it comes to your home electrical wiring or your plumbing system. Outdated or faulty utilities systems in your home not only can cost you money in...read more

Ceiling Fan Installation: A Job for the Pros

Thursday, September 25th 2014
There are a lot of home improvement tasks you can safely do on your own. Updating paint and recaulking a bathtub are just two. But ceiling fan installation isn’t one of them — especially if you don’t have existing wiring in your Sandy Springs home where you’d like to install...read more

Too Low or Too High Water Pressure: Both Bad for Your Plumbing

Thursday, September 25th 2014
When you are standing under a shower in the morning, just after waking up — or maybe in the evening after working out — those jets of water can really hit the spot. As good as high water pressure can feel on your stiff muscles, it is not necessarily a good thing for your plumbing. Too much...read more

How to Get Rid of Black Mold in Basement

Thursday, September 25th 2014
  How to Get Rid of Black Mold in Basement Termite infestations, failing foundations, burst plumbing pipes — could there be anything worse than these messy, costly problems that are often irreparable? Basement mold is right up there with these very possible problems that...read more

Why is my Air Conditioner Not Cooling the House

Thursday, September 4th 2014
Why is my Air Conditioner Not Cooling the House? On those hot summer days, coming home to a nice, cool house can be like walking from the desert into an oasis. It relieves and calms you. However, you don’t feel quite as much relief if you realize that your air conditioner is not...read more

Energy Efficiency Rebates Guide

Thursday, September 4th 2014
Whether you’re located in Woodstock or Dunwoody, Senoia or Stockbridge, Georgia homeowners should take advantage of energy efficiency rebates when upgrading appliances. Appliances and systems that use less energy lead to a greener home, lower energy bills and less reliance on electricity....read more