What You Need to Know About Flies in Your House Sweet summertime - there’s nothing better! At least that’s what I think until the flies, ants, and spiders flood my home. Nothing is more frustrating than trying to enjoy a nice summer day with flies constantly swarming your food. Fortunately, this is a relatively common problem with several easy solutions!  So, why...

Understanding Why Your House Has Lots of Spiders If you're like me, everything about spiders gives you the willies and terrifies you. This can make living alone or experiencing a spider infestation a big, big problem. Continuously seeing spiders in your home is not only scary, but it's also annoying and could speak to a bigger issue. In this article, I...

Providing Power to my House With a Portable Generator A portable generator is a great way to power your home when the main power grid goes down due to various reasons. It provides convenient power for essential needs such as lighting, fridge, and other home appliances that do not use too much power. During a recent ice storm we were able...

Why Would My Roof Need Soffit Vents? I recently completed some routine maintenance on my home and began to wonder if my roof needed soffit vents. So, I did some research on soffit vents and other types of attic ventilation, and here is what I found. So, does my roof need soffit vents? A roof may need soffit vents if there is...

Best Ways to Eliminate Bugs in Attics I recently purchased my new home in 2020, and I have to say that owning rather than renting has felt great. It's wonderful to be able to do whatever I want to the home without the repercussions of a landlord or management company. And what a relief not to be throwing money away essentially...

Will a Metal Roof Make My House Hot? Your roof is your home's primary defense against many harmful things. Pesky animals, inclement weather, and debris from trees are just a few of the annoyances that roofs protect you from. When looking to get a new roof, most people just replace the roof they have with more of the same. Have you ever...

Your beautifully crafted homes are your safe space, but the occurrence of pests can disrupt your comfort and cause sleepless nights. Some of these commonly occurring insects and house bugs like termites, cockroaches, and carpenter ants can cause major issues. The presence of pests in your living space can be harmful to the property and life-threatening to the residents. Over...