Signs of Electrical Problems in Home

Tuesday, November 6th 2018
Signs of Electrical Problems in Home There are electrical problems for every season, but one thing they all have in common is the danger they present to your family. Whether it’s blown fuses or appliances that start spewing smoke, you may be playing with fire when you address more

Pros and Cons of Garbage Disposals

Tuesday, November 6th 2018
Pros and Cons of Garbage Disposals It’s easy to overlook the pros of a garbage disposal — that is, until yours is broken or you’ve had to live without one in the past. As an unsung hero of your home’s plumbing system, the garbage disposal works tirelessly more

Attic Ventilation Requirements

Tuesday, November 6th 2018
Attic Ventilation Requirements Before you can understand attic ventilation requirements, it’s necessary to learn why attic ventilation is so important. Ventilation is the foundation of a healthy, long-lasting, energy-efficient attic. Didn’t know it played such a vital role more

How to Locate Drafts in the House

Tuesday, November 6th 2018
How to Locate Drafts in the House Living in a drafty house isn’t just uncomfortable. It’s a telltale sign that your home is wasting energy, and that the time has come to address the problem and locate drafts in the house. A home assessment is the way to begin, and homeowners more

Fiberglass Insulation Pros and Cons

Tuesday, November 6th 2018
Fiberglass Insulation Pros and Cons A long-standing option for resisting heat transfer in Atlanta-area homes, and in homes across the country, fiberglass insulation was developed in 1938 by a researcher named Dale Kleist, notes InterNACHI. The go-to insulation choice gave homeowners more

7 Winterization Tips for Your HVAC System and Pipes

Monday, November 5th 2018
Even though Atlanta winters can be on the mild side, you never know when an especially frosty storm will hit. Here are seven winterization tips to prepare your HVAC system for a chilly winter season. Shut down your outdoor pipes. Since you won’t be watering the more

Advantages of a Backup Generator

Monday, November 5th 2018
Natural disasters — such as hurricanes in the Southeast and the numerous tornadoes in the Midwest — really highlight the importance of having a backup generator. Often referred to as a standby generator or whole-home generator, backup generators offer a permanent solution more

Why Air Conditioning Preventive Maintenance is a Must

Sunday, September 23rd 2018
If you haven’t already made an appointment to have air conditioning preventive maintenance done, it’s not too late to schedule air conditioner service for the summer. Your air conditioner will be pulling all-nighters to provide your home with the cooling it needs for you to more