While mold and mildew have many similarities, some key characteristics differentiate them — and dictate how to get rid of them.
Experts agree that reducing insect populations begins with integrated pest management. That’s to say, before applying harsh chemicals, try out these mosquito-control tactics.
Filters and softeners treat your water in different ways. Understanding how is key to deciding whether your household would benefit from them.
Did you know that indoor air can have levels of pollutants up to five times higher than outdoor air? The promise of an air filter is an enticing one, but not all air purifiers live up to the hype.
What exactly constitutes a smart home, plus the pros and cons of having one.
A regular preventive maintenance schedule can thwart a host of expensive problems down the road and keep your house in tip-top condition.
When time comes to replace your water heater, choosing the right type for your budget, space, and allocation needs is crucial to your comfort.
Now that the sun’s back out, here’s how to make absolutely sure your plumbing is intact and your water is safe to drink.
Between preventive maintenance visits, you can do your part to extend the lives of your appliances with these quick tips.
Spring cleaning is coming early this year. Donate what you can, then safely dispose of the rest with our locally inspired guide.