How to Clear a Clogged Drain in 4 Simple Steps

How to Clear a Clogged Drain in 4 Simple Steps

The word plumbing originates from the Latin word plumbum which means lead. Drainage systems have been around for thousands of years, so it’s possible our ancient ancestors suffered similar frustrations in trying to unblock them. When our drains become clogged,...
5 Mistakes to Avoid When Building Custom Homes

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Building Custom Homes

After years of saving and planning, you’re finally ready to start building your dream home. Custom homes give you the freedom to tailor your home exactly to your needs, with all the specifications you desire. However, when it comes to starting the construction...
Is Flood Insurance Worth It? Signs You Need Flood Insurance

Is Flood Insurance Worth It? Signs You Need Flood Insurance

It’s been almost exactly 15 years since Hurricane Katrina swept across Louisana and flooded the state with water, ruining thousands of homes and lives. Despite the years that have passed, the image of the water-logged city is still fresh in the minds of many....
How to Declutter: 7 Easy Tips to Optimize Your Space

How to Declutter: 7 Easy Tips to Optimize Your Space

You’re on your way to a meeting but can’t find your keys in all the clutter. That stress releases excess cortisol through your body.  Too much cortisol raises your blood pressure and causes insomnia. It also alters your mood. Spend too much time...
What Are the Main Sources of Indoor Air Pollution?

What Are the Main Sources of Indoor Air Pollution?

Indoor air pollution can cause allergies, asthma, and more. With so many pollutants coming into your home or workplace, indoor air quality is a common health concern. If you’re suffering from any respiratory symptoms, colds, or allergies, indoor air pollutants could...
Keep It Cool: 3 Common AC Problems and Solutions

Keep It Cool: 3 Common AC Problems and Solutions

Nearly 100 million American homes have air conditioning. While some regions don’t rely as heavily on these units, others feel as though they can’t live without it.  Nothing is worse than when it’s hot and humid, you head inside for relief, and your...