Know Your Asphalt Roof

An asphalt shingle roof in good condition will keep your family protected from water penetration, while a roof in poor or failing condition can cause headaches and large bills due to damage and urgency. Asphalt shingled roofs are by far the most common type of roof...

How To Cure a Wet Basement

Problems with water in your basement can often be corrected by controlling water above ground, according to a North Dakota State University engineer. “Correcting those above-ground problems may prevent structural damage to your home as well as dry up those...

Moisture In Your Home

Moisture in your home can be a problem when there is either too much or too little. Humidity is the amount of moisture or water vapour in the air. People tend to feel more comfortable when the relative humidity is between 35-50%. High levels of humidity can cause...

Protect Your Home from Water

Most water problems that homeowners encounter can usually be by controlling water above ground. Simple but effective means of controlling those above-ground problems may prevent structural damage to your home as well as dry up those basement damp areas. Most home...

Aluminum Wiring – The Facts

Primarily in the 1960s and 1970s, many electrical contractors used aluminum wiring instead of copper wiring as a way to save money and lower construction costs. However, a number of electrical fires have been attributed to aluminum wiring. Many building codes have...