1. A Homeowner’s Toolkit

    Whether you have just bought your first home or have been a homeowner for some time, chances are that at some point you will be faced with home repairs.  While you can always call the local repairman to fix minor plumbing or structural problems, doing the repairs yourself can save you time and money, and with a few tools you’ll have everything you need to make most home repairs.  So what do yo…Read More

  2. Sealing Your Windows And Doors Against Leaks

    When it comes to making sure your home is energy-efficient as well as keeping it at a comfortable temperature throughout the year, there are few things as simple as looking to your windows and doors to make a big difference.  While replacing them with newer, more efficient windows and doors is of course a great option, it isn’t always in the budget right away, especially for first time homeowne…Read More

  3. How To Start A New Garden

    Congratulations on your decision to start a new garden.  Regardless of whether you are a novice or seasoned expert, you can enjoy the benefits of a garden with nothing more than a little knowledge, some seeds and the proper tools. Step # 1: Pick Your Plants Before you start a new garden, the first and most obvious step is to choose your plants.  Some things to consider when making your selection…Read More

  4. The Best Ways To Reduce Your Water Bill

    Although a lot of the energy efficiency efforts tend to be focused on saving on electricity bills, you can also save a lot of money on your water bill and save water, too, with only a few simple steps.  Many people are wasting water without even knowing it; here are some easy ways to find out if you are among them, and what to do about it. Dripping Faucets, Leaking Toilets Even a slow drip or lea…Read More