Category: Home Maintenance Tips

10 Eco-friendly Ways to Keep Spiders Out of Your Home

What can you do if you don’t want to use chemical pesticides to nix spiders in your home? Here are ten natural ways to keep spiders out.

Cost vs. Value 2018: The Projects with the Best Return

Some home projects yield greater returns than others. These home improvements will give you top dollar on your investment.

Lower Your Utility Costs as the Heat Rises

As summer temperatures go up, so do your utility bills. Follow these tips to keep your utility costs down this summer.

Getting Solar Energy in Oregon

Solar energy helps your wallet and the environment at the same time. If you live in Oregon, here’s what you need to know about taking the plunge.

2014 Home Renovations with the Best ROI

Every year, puts out an annual Cost vs. Value report on the top home renovations with the biggest payout (as well as a list of the ones to avoid).

The Kilowatt Hour Explained

What’s a Kilowatt Hour and what does it have to do with electric bills being so expensive this winter? The relationship between energy, power, and what your electric company is charging you to use that 1,000-watt heater really isn’t as complicated as it might seem. Knowledge is power, and knowledge of the power you use could save you money.