When you purchase a house, it is always good to know how much it will cost to replace your roof. This is especially important if you are purchasing an older home. I have always wondered what it costs to put a roof on a house. So I did some research to prepare for this expense when it comes around. So how...

Mortgage Calculators When you're shopping for a home, it's important to have a clear idea of how much you can afford to spend. A mortgage calculator can help you determine your monthly payments and get a better sense of how much house you can afford. Mortgage calculators use your home price, down payment, interest rate, and loan term to calculate your...

Let's Face It, Gnats Are Annoying. There are more than 3,000 species of gnats worldwide. Most of them are harmless to humans. In fact, we probably wouldn’t even notice them if it weren’t for their annoying habit of flying around our heads. These annoying gnats are especially prevalent during the Summer time, so how do you get rid of gnats naturally? Here...

What Is The Best Home AC Temperature? We all know the drill - you're about to leave home on vacation and suddenly remember you need to turn down your home's AC. But, what temperature is best while you are away from home? This is a question that comes up often for HVAC professionals. So, what is the best temperature for home AC...

Renting vs. Leasing: Which Is Better? Over the past six years that I have spent renting an apartment, I've considered the difference between renting and leasing often. Recently, I decided to research the differences financially and practically between renting and leasing.  So, what is the difference between renting and leasing? The main difference between the two is that a rental agreement implies...

When adding a four-legged friend to your family, cleaning the house can seem like a never-ending task, especially when owning a Husky. It can be a shock to some as to how much the Husky breed sheds. Luckily there are tips and tricks to help manage a clean home while simultaneously being an awesome Husky owner. How do I keep a...