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Category: Home Sense

How Do I Insure My Old Home?

Everyone loves a home with real character built right in, and they just aren’t built like they used to be. Older homes come with many unique quirks and designs that are not seen in modern buildings, making them appealing to many homebuyers. However, before diving into a beautiful older home purchase, many are left wondering, how do I insure it and what’s the difference from...

6 Ways to Prevent Home Water Damage

It’s a fact of life that water backs up, overflows, floods and generally goes where it doesn’t belong.Are you worried about water ruining your home? If so, the following list can help you spot – and fix – some of the most common home water damage problems. Some you can tackle on your own, but others are best left to the pros.And since nothing is...

What You Should Know About Common Household Poisons

Each year, more than 2 million poisonings are reported to poison control centers across America. And according to the U.S. Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA), more than 90% of those poisonings occur at home.To help you identify any potential poison risks in your home – and know what to do if a poisoning occurs – here’s what you should know about common household poisons. Why...

Organize Your Garage Like A Pro

Somewhere around 30% of all garages are used for household storage instead of vehicle parking, according to organizational experts.If this sounds like you, it might be time to tackle the clutter. And you just might be able to organize your space and reclaim your parking spot. Here are some quick tips to help organize your garage and finally get that car inside.Storage hacks to get...

How to Clear Your Home of Bugs and Rodents

During the winter months, it’s common for you to open your doors to friends and family.But as the temperature drops, your home may become a destination for insects and rodents fleeing colder weather and looking for food. That makes your home an attractive option.Learn how to clear your home of bugs and rodents. What are the signs of an infestation?If insects or rodents have set...