Eavestroughs 101

Eavestrough 101 Gutter cleaning is a job which is often neglected. Cleaning the eavestroughs is an important task of home ownership which should be performed at least twice a year. Built up debris in your gutters, eavestroughs and window wells can keep water from draining away from your home properly. Keep these areas free from…

Electrical Safety Month

Electrical Safety Month According to The Electrical Safety Foundation International, electrical incidents cause 43,900 home fires, 438 deaths, 1,430 injuries and result in $1.47 billion in property damage each year. May is National Electrical Safety Month and helps promote safety education and awareness to reduce the number of electrical related accidents. Check out this list of…

Spring Flood Prevention

Spring Flood Prevention When spring arrives, it sometimes brings the perfect conditions for flooding. The combination of heavy rainfall, snow and ice melting and frozen ground can produce large amounts of runoff in a short period of time, overflowing bodies of water and flooding homes. As we experience more extreme weather conditions, the risk of…

Carpet in the Basement?

Carpet in the Basement? As long as your basement isn’t too damp or prone to flooding, carpet can be a great choice to warm up the space. Not all carpet is created equally, however, so you have to be smart about which type you use. If you want to add carpet flooring to your basement,…

Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays – Homeservice Club We have officially made it through yet another winter, and owe a huge thank you to our members, contractors, partners, and everyone else we’ve had the pleasure of working with for making it such a painless transition. We’ve completed some very exciting projects this year already and can’t wait to…

Spring Cleaning

Spring Cleaning There are few rites of spring more satisfying than the annual deep clean. For many people, however, the pleasure comes only after the work is finished. Cleaning your home from top to bottom may never become effortless, but you can make the project more manageable-and even enjoyable. The tips below outline basic techniques…

Trends: Spring and Summer 2022

Trends: Spring and Summer 2022 It feels like there has never been such a collective yearning for balmy spring and summer months – interior design trends for spring/summer 2022 are a reflection of this desire for both literal and metaphorical sunnier days. As we look forward to spending as much time revelling in the outdoors…

6 New Places to Use Tile

6 New Places to Use Tile How’s this for a new way to elevate your decor: Try adding tile—already a proven star in kitchen backsplashes, and bathroom floors—to your stairs. Just so bold it might work, right? In fact, tiling your stair risers is just one of the ways you can transform your space with…

March Maintenance Checklist

March Home Maintenance Checklist Here are 8 things you can do this month to help you stay ahead of problems that will otherwise snowball into those code-red issues, like a roof leak or basement flood. Check Outside Faucets You would think you can notice a water leak immediately, but that’s usually not the case. Water…