Yes, you read that right, a new home fire is much faster burning than an old one. Home fire escape times are 10x less than 30 years ago, the link @ bottom shows why. Not only does newer furniture and “manufactured” building materials release INCREDIBLY toxic byproducts during a home fire, they burn WAY hotter… Continue reading New Home Fire – 10x less time to escape than 30 years ago!!
Your home may have a constant minor leak that will eventually take a chunk out of your bank account! Be aware! You might think that the water on the floor between your toilet and tub/shower are due splashing or overrun from bathing/showering, but it could very well be from a leak in the flange/toilet… Continue reading Toilet Installation/Replacement
Information for both Consumers and Contractors Contractors have received a bad wrap in the last 25-35 years or so, and for good cause. Reason being that here has been a rash of half-assed, fly-by-night, hacker and fraudster contractors in the marketplace and it has undoubtedly left a bad taste in the mouth of consumers, and… Continue reading Clients, Contractors and Contracts – a Responsibility Guide
How to Caulk like a Pro – tub and shower areas specifically Like anything, practice makes perfect, and this is no different. If you’re only doing it this one time, it won’t be perfect. But, it will be far better than if you weren’t In-The-Know… It would be best if you read over this a… Continue reading How to Caulk like a Pro
“Building Permits are USUALLY a good thing” However, lately permits are becoming more and more of a cash-grab for government agencies (some are down right ridiculous too). That said, whether required or not, there are a number of incredibly good reasons why you SHOULD get a permit and/or have an inspection done by a professional… Continue reading Permits – Cover Your ASSets