What Does A Dehumidifier Do?

Have you heard the phrase, it’s not so much the heat but the humidity that makes you uncomfortable? This phrase describes the hot, muggy environment that results when there is excess humidity in your space. Although most window air conditioners, portable air conditioners¬†and central air conditioning systems remove some excess moisture from your indoor environment, […]

What Causes Frozen Pipes?

The water inside pipes can freeze when outdoor temperatures drop below freezing. As freezing water expands, it causes the pressure inside the pipes to increase, possibly leading to bursting pipes. Preventing Frozen Pipes Insulate pipes, especially those close to outside walls, attics or crawl spaces where the chance of freezing is greatest Seal air leaks […]

Cleaning Your Gutters

Many homeowners today neglect the importance of regularly cleaning out their gutters.¬† Gutters and downspouts prevent damage to fascia boards and will deter puddling which can later cause damage to your foundation walls.¬† Allowing a build up of dirt and leaves into the gutter will cause overflowing and back ups in the drainage system that […]