What Is This Pipe For?

Why do you need a p-trap? What is its purpose? The main reason why every sink in your home has a p-trap is to keep sewer gasses out of your home. Sewer gas can be harmful to your health, and it also has a terrible odor. A p-trap is the pipe that is shaped like a “U”...

How To Keep Your Children Safe Around Windows

As summer approaches, we all tend to leave windows open to get some fresh, cool air. What could possibly be wrong with that? Well, unfortunately, many children fall out of windows every year, sometimes to tragic consequences. So what can you, as a caring parent, do to...

Do You Know How to Use a Plunger?

Everyone knows how to use a plunger, right? Well, most people probably know the basics, but they might not be using the plunger properly to get the best results. So, what is the right way to use a plunger? Your first step should be to make sure that you have the right...

The Way Into The Attic

Do you use a pull down ladder to get into your attic? It is a fairly common way to access the attic, since it saves a lot of space, and it isn’t that much of an inconvenience unless you spend a lot of time in the attic. It is important to remember, however, that it is...

When Pets Make You Sick

Allergies are many and varied, and symptoms can go from mild to severe. Most likely though, if you have this problem, you know that even slight allergies over a long time can be very draining. Sometimes though, we’re put in situations that we can’t control where we’re...