Why (and How) Should You De-Scale Your Bathroom?

Limescale never looks nice. Thanks to chemicals in the water, it can creep up on your pipes, shower heads, faucets, and other plumbing hardware. Over time, limescale can make your pipes chalky, white, hard to clean, and unpleasant looking. Limescale is serious...

Finance Your Home Repair

In a perfect world, you’d be able to fill the rainy-day fund and have it cover a much-needed home repair in a pinch. Unfortunately, rainy-day funds get depleted more than we’d like. Sure, you can scrimp and save for a new window or tub if you just want the upgrade. If...

How to Re-Caulk Your Tub or Shower

It’s time to check the bathrooms. If you haven’t done so already, your bathroom needs to be checked for mold, mildew, and leaks every so often. Even more often, you should inspect your bathrooms for any signs of wear and tear where mold and mildew may fester. A big...

Safety with Christmas Lights: Our Tips

It’s that time of year again. Hang up the tinsel, put up the tree, and go up the ladder and string the lights up. Whether you’re just hanging a strand and calling it a day, or if you want to give Clark Griswold a run for his money, you’re probably climbing up on your...

Dusting Your Windows? Here’s how:

Dust if you must. Especially if you’ve just had a bunch of people over for Thanksgiving! The holiday season is in full swing, and if people will descend on your home again this month, maintaining that level of clean is a must, even with buying presents, more food, and...

Three Ideas to Spice up Thanksgiving with a Sunroom

If you’re lucky enough to have a sunroom, Thanksgiving is the best time to show it off. Why? Being surrounded by nature while you’re eating Thanksgiving dinner is an experience. Watching the activity in your backyard, looking at nature and maybe even some light snow...