Using a Dehumidifier in a Finished Basement As someone who has lived in the southern part of the United States for over twenty years, I have experience with intense humidity, and thus, dehumidifiers. Dehumidifiers, easily confused with their cousin, the humidifier, function as you might expect from the name. Unlike a humidifier which adds moisture to a dry room, dehumidifiers rhythmically...

Termite Removal Process: Complete Guide Finding termites in your home can be scary and beginning the process of eliminating the pests can lead to frustration and confusion. So, I did some research to find out more about termites and the process of removing them from the home. So, how are termites removed? Common termite removal and extermination processes are centered around chemical...

Using a Dehumidifier in a Crawl Space Most likely, you don’t spend an excessive amount of time in your crawl space. So you probably don’t know how much moisture is beneath your home. But this could be bad for your home and cause significant structural problems. There are many issues with a damp crawl space, but what can you do to...

Reducing Mold Using a Dehumidifier When I bought my very first home, during the loan approval process, I had to take a home ownership course. The course highlighted many common home ownership maintenance tasks and ways to safeguard your property from environmental damages. One of the bigger issues that was discussed in the course was preventing mold in your home. After...

HOW TO REDUCE WASHROOM WASTE By now, almost all of us know and understand why we need to move towards living sustainably—and part of that is creating less waste. Reducing waste won’t only be good for the environment, it will make your life far more pleasant too.  When you empty your bathroom trash can every week, you probably see the same old...

Reasons to Use a  Dehumidifier in the Winter Have you woken up in the morning with a bloody nose during the winter months? Are you wondering if there's anything you can do to prevent this? This article will answer all of your questions about dehumidifiers and humidifiers and surviving the winter months without those nose bleeds and dry skin! So, do you...