How to Make Your AC Last Longer Thumbnail

During the hot summer months, air conditioning is a must. Getting the best efficiency out of your air conditioning unit is important to staying comfortable during the hottest part of the year and ensuring you don’t feel sweaty in your own home. Keeping your home’s AC unit running longer and stronger isn’t a tough task [...]

Which Type of Energy is Most Efficient? Thumbnail

One of the biggest ways to shift the sustainability of your entire household is to focus on energy efficiency. Reducing your energy usage saves the Earth AND helps your pockets. But when you’re trying to save money on utilities, it would also help to know which type of energy is the most efficient. The tips [...]

Get Peace of Mind with Boiler Insurance Thumbnail

There are few homeowner problems that are quite as unfortunate as having boiler issues in the winter. Boiler breakdowns can become miserable because of the cold weather. If you can’t fix this boiler on time, that means cold showers and no hot water. If you want to avoid boiler issues, one of the first steps [...]

6 Types of Wine Corks and Their Usage Thumbnail

If you’re a wine drinker, you know how wonderful wine corks can be for DIY projects. They’re easy to work with and they can usually be secured with just strong craft glue. And — unless you want to — you don’t need to drink a lot of wine to build up a decent supply of [...]

Soundproofing a Room on a Budget Thumbnail

It might be by some awful twist of fate that you find yourself living in the one apartment right above a ruthlessly ear-splitting nightclub, or your sensitive hearing and sanity are being challenged by the daily sounds of honking cars and loud pedestrians. Or, it could be none of the above, but you just want [...]