Microwave Keeps Blowing My Fuse or Tripping My Circuit
Many homeowners don’t understand the intricacies of their home’s electrical system. They want to be able to plug something in and have it work. I mean, don’t we all? It seems simple enough. But, want we want and what our home allows us maybe two totally different things altogether. So, what’s the solution…well… it depends.
Don’t Believe the Hype- Laundry Detergent & Softeners in Your Toilet Tank
You’ve seen them, the posts on social media that get passed around spouting easy ways to fix household issues. The latest one is telling you to pour laundry detergent or softener in your toilet tank. It claims that the detergent or softener will sink to the bottom and every time you flush your toilet it […]
Are Mini-Splits Efficient?
Efficiency in heating and cooling systems can mean many things. There is currently much ado about mini-split ductless heat pumps and their supposed efficiency. But careful consumers have a lot to consider when shopping for a new HVAC system, ducted or ductless.
How To Install a Doorbell
How To Install a Doorbell Porch Pirates and Creeper Beware! These days we have to be diligent with the safety of our home. Porch Pirates stealing your packages and people snooping around the outside of your home are unfortunate problems we need to be aware of. Maybe you’ve thought about upgrading your safety measures but […]
Best Workouts For At Home
Sweat It Out in Comfort It is the start of a new year and a new decade. Everywhere people are talking about their resolutions and goals for the year. You want to get your mom/dad bod back in better shape and to overall live a healthier lifestyle. No one is talking about abs of steel, […]
Winter Resolutions For HVAC, Plumbing, & Electrical
The holidays are over, but the cold and often dismal weather is here to stay. Some of us want to sit on the couch in front of a fire, drink in hand, watching TV, but some of us are all about a New Year and improving our lives. So, what about your home? What projects […]
How to Keep Your Electric Bill Down In The Winter
Hoosiers know that heating their homes in the winter can lead to huge electric and gas bills. With the added costs of buying gifts, travel, and everything else that goes into creating a memorable holiday for your family, you might be looking to cut unnecessary costs to conserve your funds. Here are a few tips […]
Prepping Your Pipes for the Winter Weather
Winters in Indiana can be harsh. Below freezing temperatures are hard on everyone, but winter’s effects aren’t limited to your fingers, toes and nose: freezing temperatures can wreak havoc on your plumbing. Damage from frozen and burst pipes can cost thousands of dollars, and the repair costs aren’t always covered by homeowner’s insurance. To avoid […]
Winter Preparation Checklist For A Homeowner
Indiana winters are bitter and frigid, and your family relies on your furnace to stay warm and comfortable all winter long. Keeping your furnace running properly is a priority. A broken or poorly performing filter can be disastrous in the winter, forcing you to invest in hefty repairs so your family can be safe and […]
Fall To-Do List
Fall To-Do List At this time of year, most people are thinking about football, leaves and everything pumpkin spice. But don’t forget, fall not only brings sweater weather, but it also brings some important “to-dos” for homeowners.