Top Eco-Friendly Ways to Renovate Your Home
Nothing can breathe life better into a new space than renovating it. The numbers showing how much construction and demolition materials we generate according to the latest report of the United States Environmental Protection Agency, though, reveal troubling results.
How Solar Panels Increase the Property Value
The difference in property value between homes with solar power capabilities and homes without them is significant. Regardless of the aesthetic appeal, they serve a greater purpose. Making your own energy not only helps sustain the environment but also lowers the cost of your utilities. For those looking to increase their home value, investing in solar panels could be a great progressive and financially beneficial option.
5 Tips for Improving Your Yard Drainage
When excess rainwater sits in your yard, you can experience numerous issues. This buildup can turn your lawn into a soggy mess — but your home can also endure foundational damage. It’s key for all homeowners to prioritize proper water drainage to maintain their outdoor spaces.
Water will seep into your home’s foundation if it pools around the base of your house. It wears away at the concrete, resulting in major or minor cracks that cause roof damage, framing issues
How Humidity Damages Your Home — and How to Fight It
Humidity is among the ‘unseen forces’ that can seriously damage your home.
When the humidity in your home is either too high or too low, it can cause costly damage to your property and trigger various health conditions, such as asthma and allergies, dry skin, and respiratory illnesses.
7 Common Types of Mold in Homes
Facebook Google Linkedin Instagram 7 Common Types of Mold in Homes Mold isn’t just unsightly. It can prove to be a serious health hazard if left untreated. Various mold species can grow undetected for weeks, months, or even years in homes all year round. Mold spores are known to have an adverse impact on the […]
Eco-Friendly Ways to Renovate Your Home
Eco-Friendly Ways to Renovate Your Home October 13, 2020 | Tanya Mayer, Guest Poster Proper home insulation is key in having an eco-friendly, energy-efficient home. The rule is – the better insulated your home is, the better protection it will have from the elements. It will also cut your energy bill and save you money in […]
5 Energy Efficiency Improvements Your Home Needs in 2020
Facebook Google Linkedin Instagram 5 Energy Efficiency Improvements Your Home Needs in 2020 Sustainable homes are not just a design buzzword nowadays, but something any homeowner can benefit from. Home energy management and sustainable design has been around for a while, but it has only become popular with the introduction of accessible energy alternatives. In […]
How Healthy and Costly Are the Most Used Insulation Types?
Facebook Google Linkedin Instagram How Healthy and Costly Are the Most Used Insulation Types? More than 90% of homes in the U.S. are underinsulated, meaning they do not have the recommended amount of insulation for their climate. Due to this and continued rising energy costs, more homeowners are looking at installing insulation in their homes […]
Facebook Google Linkedin Instagram Healthy Homes Many people use their personal experience on dealing with things in a manner that seemed to “always” work. Today we have many things going on in our home that can harm us and our family. I am hopeful we can share some information through blogging on our website that […]