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Light Up a Jack-o-lantern with Solar Power this Halloween

Light Up a Jack-o-lantern with Solar Power this Halloween

Do you love lighting up your yard with Jack-o-lanterns and seasonal décor? Whether you want to add a few touches of fall décor, or you like to create a scary spook alley for everyone walking by, there are often times when energy…

Earwig Myths Debunked… But They’re Still Not Fun to Live With

Earwig Myths Debunked… But They’re Still Not Fun to Live With

Does your stomach squirm when you see an earwig? These small insects might look intimidating because of the unusual shape and their fast movement. Earwigs have a bad reputation, but they probably aren’t as dangerous as you might think. Here are a…

4 Tips to Maximize the Time Spent Cleaning Your House

4 Tips to Maximize the Time Spent Cleaning Your House

You have a limited amount of time each day, which is why it makes sense that you want to maximize every minute spent on home projects. Do you have an effective cleaning routine that helps you complete as much as possible, without…

CA Prop 15 – A Non-Political Viewpoint

CA Prop 15 – A Non-Political Viewpoint

Let’s talk a little bit about Prop 15 today. I’ve always promised no politics in my updates, and I feel like this is an appropriate topic because I don’t see it as a political thing. For anyone who doesn’t know, Proposition 15…

Can COVID-19 Live on Carpet Fibers?

Can COVID-19 Live on Carpet Fibers?

The COVID-19 pandemic has many homeowners and business owners re-evaluating their cleaning routines – putting a stronger emphasis on disinfecting surfaces. While the reports are varied, some experts have suggested that the virus can survive on different types of materials. It’s important…

Do Solar Panels Work in Cloudy Weather?

Do Solar Panels Work in Cloudy Weather?

How will your solar panels perform when it’s stormy outside? If you are relying on solar panels for your home’s electricity, then the energy production of these panels is an important factor to consider. For example, some customers are worried that they…

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Social Distancing from the Animals in Your Attic
Social Distancing from the Animals in Your Attic

With the current “Stay at Home” order here in California, it might feel lonely without your normal social activities. You can enjoy the companionship of your family members who share your home. But there is one type of roommate that you don’t…

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4 Tips for Disinfecting and Sanitizing Your Home to Protect Against Coronavirus
4 Tips for Disinfecting and Sanitizing Your Home to Protect Against Coronavirus

Coronavirus is at the top-of-mind for many families, especially with the current “Stay at Home” order here in the state of California. As the number of COVID-19 cases grows, and your family is spending more time at home, what changes need to…

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Get Rid of Pests in Your Pantry
Get Rid of Pests in Your Pantry

It can happen unexpectedly. You reach into your pantry to grab a few things for meal prep and notice a fast scurrying cockroach dashing for deep cover. Ick! Or maybe it’s an army of ants hefting off crumbs of your animal cracker…

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How Vision Therapy Can Help School-Aged Children
How Vision Therapy Can Help School-Aged Children

As much as 80% of what a child learns involves the use of their eyes. Observing, reading, writing, playing, and more are all part of their daily visual learning tasks. If a child’s vision is even mildly impaired, they may experience problems…

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Why People Should Buy Their Solar System Rather than Lease It
Why People Should Buy Their Solar System Rather than Lease It

One of the most important decisions you will make when investing in a residential solar installation is how you will pay for the equipment.  It is important to weigh your options before committing to having a solar system installed, which will maximize…

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Why Carpet is Beneficial to Have in Your Home
Why Carpet is Beneficial to Have in Your Home

It’s no surprise that hard surface flooring is the popular choice in most homes today. It certainly adds variety to the mix of possible design solutions that a homeowner may choose. But before you commit to hard flooring in your home, let’s…

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Why Springs Break on Garage Doors and How to Prevent It
Why Springs Break on Garage Doors and How to Prevent It

It can happen in an instant: the spring on your garage door snaps, and the door is no longer responsive when you try to open or close it. Garage door springs only last so long before they eventually need to be replaced….

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When is it Time to Update the Plumbing System in Your Home?
When is it Time to Update the Plumbing System in Your Home?

Even if your household plumbing system seems to be working fine, don’t assume that you are free from underlying issues. Homeowners tend to assume that metal pipes will last a lifetime. The truth is that all materials can wear down over time….

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