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Items You Should Never Put in Your Garbage Disposal


With just the flip of a switch, your garbage disposal can get rid of food waste you don’t want to be left in your trash can. In just seconds, it mashes up and flushes down your scraps however, this ...

vents and ducts

Vents and Ducts Clean Out – Why, When & How


The vents and ducts in your home aren’t something you think about often.  Unless there’s a problem, you generally won’t notice them on a daily basis. General maintenance and a good understandin...

Importance of Monitoring Swimming Pool Chemical Levels

Importance of Monitoring Swimming Pool Chemical Levels


There's a lot more jumping, diving, floating and splashing in your swimming pool during the warmer months.  Keeping up with pool maintenance is important year-round to ensure a healthy swimming po...

Prepare your home for Texas summers

Prepare Your Home for Texas Summers


Texas is a beautiful state.  We boast beautiful Bluebonnet fields, tough cowboys and tougher steer, a colorful wild west history, and some of the most amazing people in the country.  Along with all...

Air Conditioner Troubleshooting

Air Conditioner Troubleshooting – Common A/C Problems & Fixes


Here in Texas, we embrace several stereotypes.  We proudly say, "Bless your heart."  We love our sweet tea - sweet. Nothing makes us more proud than being a Texan, and our air conditioners are the m...

How to fix a leaky faucet

DIY: How to Fix a Leaky Faucet in 5 Steps


Drip...Drip...Drip...Drip. Everyone is familiar with that irritating, frustrating and annoying sound of a leaky faucet. More than a nuisance, it could be your faucet warning you of a more serious issu...

Dryer Vent Cleaning

DIY Proper Way to Clean Your Dryer Vent


In a period of only four years, there were an estimated 15,970 home fires that were caused by clothes dryers or washing machines each year. In fact, clothes dryers were the culprit for a shocking 92...

Swimming Pool Easy DIY Repairs

Swimming Pool Easy DIY Repairs


Your swimming pool is your summer haven. It's where you lounge in the sun, cool off during hot days, gather around with family and friends for BBQs, and where your children learn to swim. It's that br...

lawn sprinkler maintenance tips

Lawn Sprinkler Maintenance Tips For Summer


Your front lawn is the first bit of curb appeal passersby see. Your back yard lawn is your private oasis. Make sure you're keeping up with your summer yard maintenance, but also paying attention to de...

Easy Summer DIY Weekend Home Projects

Easy Summer DIY Weekend Home Projects


The days are longer in the summer, offering more sunlight and more time to spend sprucing up your home! It's the perfect time of year for quick fixes and DIY weekend home projects. Gather the family f...