When Water Gets Too Hot

When you turn on the hot water, are you worried about it coming out too hot and scalding you? In some homes, the hot water can come out at temperatures that are just too extreme. In fact, since water from your water heater comes out at 160 degrees, you could get...

What are Eyebrow Dormers?

So what are eyebrow dormers? A dormer for your eyebrows? Of course not, an eyebrow dormer, also known as a roof dormer is a wavy dormer that protrudes from the slope of a roof. It usually has a glass window that is either fixed or an operable window. The benefits and...

Wood Siding – Pros and Cons

Wood holds a natural beauty, and it has been used in construction longer than almost any other material. While wood is now considered somewhat of a luxury, if you don’t mind the extra cost that it incurs, it is a very versatile and beautiful material to use. Wood...

Keeping Your Stairs Safe

Have you ever fallen down a stair? Fortunately, most of us haven’t had to experience that, but it could be very dangerous, even a risk to your life. There are, however, two groups who are more at risk for falling down stairs than anyone else. That is the elderly and...

What Is Your Defensible Space?

There are many dangers to your home. Sometimes it might seem like there are too many things to think about. Fires, heavy rain, winds and other natural events can lead to expensive repairs or even a complete destruction of your home. Defensible space is a concept that...