How Does Bug Spray Work and Are There Alternatives?

How Do Insecticides Work?  If you discover an insect infestation in your home, your first instinct is likely using some kind of bug spray to kill the roaming critters on contact. Ideally, you’ll then follow up with food cleanup and sealing off any areas the insects could have used to enter your home. But the …

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Heater System Repairs: 8 Common Furnace Problems You Should Know

Most U.S. homes are heated with either a boiler or a furnace. With winter approaching, it’s time to take a look at your heating system to ensure it’s up to working quality. Unfortunately, many homeowners run into the same furnace problems. While some problems offer an easy DIY fix, many problems require assistance from a …


Can’t Stop Smoking? 7 Effective Ways to Quit Tobacco for Good

In the US, about 14 percent of the population smokes cigarettes. That equates to about 34 million people. And, more than 16 million people in the US live with a smoking-related illness.  While these statistics may seem alarming, it’s also important to know that 1.3 million people quit smoking each year. Can’t stop smoking but …

Home Life

What to Pack First When Moving

Did you know that, on average, people in the US move over 11 times in their lifetime? That’s a lot of packing and hauling boxes! The more you move, the better you become at it, so once you hit that 9th, 10th, or 11th move, you’ve probably got expert status. However, if this is your …

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Feeling Cluttered? How to Successfully Declutter Your Life

Are you lost in a cluttered house? It happens slowly, but over time we all pick up gadgets, gizmos, and ornaments that we have every intention of using. But as the years pass we build a mountain of stuff you don’t realize you have until it’s spilling out of drawers. But how on earth are …

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Online Shopping Tips: 6 Sneaky Ways to Score Major Discounts

Do you love a good deal when shopping online? Who doesn’t? Online shopping is addicting thanks to its convenience and usually cheaper prices.  But did you know that shopping online has even more benefits? You shop online because stores offer cheaper prices to items bought off their website, but with the help of some shopping …

7 Signs You Have a Damaged Roof

7 Signs You Have a Damaged Roof That Needs Repairing ASAP

While durable, roofs are far from invincible. As time passes, they will take on deterioration. In many cases, this deterioration will necessitate repair.  Looking for some signs that your roof is in need of repair? Then you’re reading the right article. Without further ado, here are 7 signs you have a damaged roof that needs …