How To Clean And Freshen Your Mattress And Pillows

Think about how many times you have laid your head on your pillow and how many times you've slept on your mattress. You wash your sheets, blankets and pillow cases, but you can't exactly throw a mattress in the washing machine. How do you get the grime and smell off of your mattress? What about your pillows? Neither are very cheap, so replacing them often may not be in your budget right? Read More 

Three Signs It’s Time To Replace Your Gutters

Gutters play an important role when it comes to protecting your home. However, this statement is only true when your gutters are functioning correctly. Failing gutters put your home at risk for costly and significant damage. Make sure you know how to recognize the signs that indicate your gutters are failing and in need of replacement. Broken Fasteners Fasteners are used to keep your gutter system level and secure. If you can look up and see that several of these supportive fasteners are broken or loose, this is often an indication that it's time to consider a complete gutter replacement. Read More 

Home Care: 3 Ways To Prevent Water Damage In Your Home

The best way to take care of your home is to keep up with regular maintenance. One of the things you should protect your house from is water damage, which could be quite costly. Talking to your water damage specialist for tips is a good idea, along with an occasional inspection. But there are other things that you can do. The following is a simple guide that will show you 3 ways to prevent water damage from affecting your house. Read More 

Protecting Your Electrical Equipment After A Fire

One of the most devastating things about a home fire is the fact that damage isn't always evident. Some homeowners experience what seems to be a small fire and assume there is only minimal damage, only to discover that the level of damage is far greater than anticipated. This statement is often true when it comes to electronics. If the actual flames don't damage these devices, the smoke can definitely wreak havoc. Read More 

Patch A Kitchen Window’s Torn Screen And Paint Its Wooden Frame

Repair a window in your home's kitchen that has a torn screen and old, wooden frame by patching the screen and adding paint and wood sealer to the frame with the following steps. The simple repairs will prevent insects from entering your home when you open the window and will provide the frame with a newer appearance.  Materials ruler wire cloth scissors safety pins sewing thread sewing needle soapy water sponge towel sand paper hand sander tack cloth painter's tape interior paint tray paintbrushes (different sizes) wood sealer ​Remove The Screen And Patch The Torn Area Read More