Is Black Mold Dangerous?

Few home ailments carry the notoriety of black mold. From allegations of cancer-causing potential to lung disease, the darkly colored … Continued

7 Pool Maintenance Tips

The swimming pool: sometimes the homeowner’s crown jewel, other times a liability that presents little more than an attractive nuisance. … Continued

Wildfire Safety Guide for Homes & Businesses

You don’t have to live near a canyon or forest for your property to be threatened by wildfire. Nearly 1/3 of U.S. homes are in wildfire-prone areas, according to the Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety (IBHS).

The impact of a wildfire can be tragic and expensive. For instance, the U.S. Forest Service and U.S. Department of the Interior spend a staggering $3.5 billion a year combating the fires.

Key to lessening the damage to homes and businesses is knowledge and preparation.

How to Plant Annuals in Your Yard

Do you want to color your world, or at least your garden? If so, annuals are the way to go. It’s not too late to get transplants into the ground, although the sooner you plant them the better they’ll blossom.