The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) has released its quarterly Remodeling Market Index (RMI), and the results indicate that the home renovation is continuing to improve after several years of declines due to the recession.
It may still be reaching the high 80's seemingly every day in the DC Metro area, but soon the temperatures will cool down and you'll be seeing the first signs of fall.
Around this time of year, when were getting ready to wind down our summers and prepare for fall, the toll that summer overuse might have had on your plumbing may be starting to show.
If you have children, then you know that during the summer vacation, everything in your house gets a special workout. The faucets are on more, the toilet is flushed often and even the washing machine has a lot more work to do as kids will tear through clothes faster than they would've in school.
It's going to get warm the next few days, so many of you will be putting your A/C system to […]
Before the introduction of the ground-fault circuit interrupter (GFCI) power outlet in the United States, nearly 800 people a year died from household electrocutions.
With more and more people having access to the Internet through either their PC and/or their Smartphone’s it’s becoming easier […]
One amenity that is popular in most households is a bathtub.
It's been a long one for many in the Mid Atlantic, as freak snow storms and a slew of damaging tropical depressions - not to mention Hurricane Sandy - left thousands of residents with major property damage.
When you move into a new home, one of the very first things you'll want to do is locate the main water shut-off valve.
We have mentioned previously in articles the fact that there are two John C. Floods operating within the Northern Virginia […]
The EPA pulled together 7 tips to help keep you cool and your costs down during the summer months. 1. […]
The risk of heat-related illnesses, such as heat stroke and heat exhaustion, increases with age, experts at the U.S. National […]
Washington Gas is offering up to a $250 rebate, for as limited time and only to Virginia Customers on products […]