Category Archives: Our Home

Electrical Faults: Causes and Effects

Electrical faults tend to occur commonly in homes, mainly due to ignorance. People need to be aware of their causes and effects, to minimize their occurrence and to realize how hazardous these are. This article shall begin with discussing possible causes of electrical faults and moving on to their effects. Equipment Failures A short circuit

What Are The Dangers of Asbestos?

What Are The Dangers of Asbestos

Anyone working in a trade involving working in old buildings is warned of the dangers of asbestos. An employer has a duty of care towards their employees, but what about asbestos around the house? Homeowners renovating old houses need to be aware of the dangers too. But what is asbestos and why is it so

Locked Out? No Problem, A Professional Locksmith Has the Solution

No Problem, A Professional Locksmith Has the Solution

You arrive at your home after a long day at work only to discover that you don’t have the keys to your front door. You try to find the spare key only to remember that you lost it some weeks back. What should you do at such an odd hour without the right tools to

Three Most Common Types of Brick to Build With

Brick is one of the oldest and most common building materials to be used in the construction of structures from houses and public buildings to roadways, pavements, and driveways. It is versatile, sturdy, and long-lasting with one of the longest lives a building material has. While used as the go-to material for centuries, because of

The Allure of the Log Cabin Home

Log cabin homes are more popular today due to a wide variety of reasons. To say the least, the popularity of these homes has more than doubled over the past few years. And as we speak, there are a lot of people who are dreaming of owning a log cabin soon. Let us look at

4 Things to Think About When Selecting Your New Automatic Garage Door Opener

  It is easy to see the benefits of having a garage door. Anyone who owns a car can tell you that having an enclosed garage with a working door is a necessity. However, the door plays a huge role in how we use the garage. Not any old door will do. No one wants

Mistakes That Most People Make When Choosing A Plumber

Hiring a plumber is easy. After all, all you need is to identify the leak or some other emergency situations in your home, and then do a quick search on the internet and call any available plumber. If you think it is that easy, you are certainly wrong. Picking a reliable plumber is not a

Top Rat Baits

They’re the (almost) silent pest in your home. The ones that can sometimes be seen but not heard, or heard but not seen. Scratching away in the walls, getting under your skin, or getting into the flour under the sink that you could’ve sworn you wrapped multiple times so that they wouldn’t do it again.

Vacuums for Hardwood Floors

So. You’ve just finished installing that beautiful redwood hardwood floor, had it polished with a protective layer that won’t break for 10+ years, and had multiple conversations with your spouse about how easy it’s going to be to clean up any spills – that old carpet couldn’t last another day. Slowly but surely, your mind

Why You Need A Vacuum Sealer And What You to Look For When Buying One

Not long ago, there was a belief that vacuum sealers were only reserved for professional cooks and chefs. Today, however, most people have embraced the use of vacuum sealers. In fact, they have become a must have Kitchen tool. For me, owning a vacuum sealer has changed my life. For this reason, I decided to