6 Reasons Why Water Heaters Fail

It’s no fun going without hot water. That’s especially true when the seasons change and temperatures take a dip. But like nearly every other appliance in your house, water heaters fail. And that can lead to cold showers — or even worse, a water leak. Here...

5 Common Problems Caused by Clogged Gutters

Raising a ladder to dig mud and leaves from your gutters never sounds like a fun job. But if you’re a homeowner, it’s worth the hassle. That’s because cleaning your gutters can help prevent anything from bees’ nests to a bad foundation. Your gutters and downspouts are...

How to Know if a Vehicle Has Flood Damage

In late 2017, Texas and Florida experienced devastating hurricanes and flooding. Many homes and businesses were affected by these natural disasters, and got us thinking: “What happens to vehicles that have been flooded?” and “How do you know whether one has been?”...

Sprucing Up Your Outdoor Space

Your backyard is an extension of your home—and you want it to feel as inviting outside as it does inside. When setting up your outdoor living space, you get to choose everything from the furnishings to the lighting, even the greenery and the overall aesthetic. Let...

What is Renters Insurance and Why Do I Need It?

If you’re looking to rent an apartment, make sure looking into renters insurance is at the top of your list. Yes, your landlord has an insurance policy, but more often than not, that policy won’t cover your belongings should there be a theft or fire. Here are six...

How to Handle a Windshield Repair

Ever been carefully driving along when—Whack!—a rock hits your windshield? Your eyes scan for damage as you wonder whether you need a windshield repair or a complete windshield replacement. The good news is that a chip or crack doesn’t necessarily mean you need a...