Winter is almost over in Houston, and it’s time to start thinking about all of the fun spring activities that are just around the corner. From soaking up the sun in some of Houston’s most beautiful natural spots to hitting the range for a few rounds of golf, there are so many ways to celebrate
Weatherproofing helps you defend your home against the elements. This not only ensures that you and your family are safe and comfortable, but it can also help you extend the life and protect the resale value of your Houston home. Below, we’ve put together some of the best (and worst) ways to weatherproof your home.
Your home should be one of the most cozy and safe environments in your life. Whether you want to come home to relax, spend time with family, or get more work done, creating a comfortable home environment is important to health and happiness. We know that finding ways to stay comfortable can be difficult, especially
There is a very good chance that your HVAC system is one of the last things on your mind as the new year approaches. However, as an integral part of maintaining home comfort for you and your family, your HVAC system deserves a spot in your list of New Year’s resolutions for 2017. Want to
Did you know that many people who are exposed to carbon monoxide don’t even know it? In fact, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 400 people die each year in the U.S. from accidental, non-fire related carbon monoxide poisoning. More than 20,000 visit the emergency room, and more than 4,000
Between hosting guests, decorating the house, and trying to keep your home warm, the holiday season is a time of high energy usage. It is easy to forget about saving energy when you’re running errands, purchasing gifts, and preparing for all the festivities. However, there are many simple steps that you can take to save
As 2017 approaches, it is time to start thinking about developing a budget for the new year. If you are a Texas homeowner, this budget should account for any home maintenance needs you might encounter in 2017. Unlike budgeting for groceries or utilities, home improvement costs can be difficult to pin down. The guide below
When it comes to simple projects around the house that do not require the expertise of a professional, the do-it-yourself, or DIY, approach can help save you time, money, and hassle. However, trying to take on a project that is beyond your scope of knowledge can have costly consequences, especially when it comes to HVAC.
Making the decision to buy a new home is an important one, and it can also be one of the most exciting experiences in a person’s life. There are so many things to consider when buying a house, and if your home is newly constructed, there is even more to think about as you work
If you’ve ever felt sticky inside your home or experienced dry eye and breathing problems, you may have poor indoor humidity levels. Moisture can make the air feel heavy outside, but at the right levels, it contributes to greater comfort inside. What Is Indoor Humidity? Humidity refers to the amount of water vapor in the