After Dilworth Park's success, what about City Hall courtyard?
The Center City District trains its sights on another Philadelphia civic space. But should the city give up control?
How To Get Rid of Ants: Ant Removal Tips
The ants go marching one by one, hurrah, hurrah…cute song when you were a kid, not so cute to see in your house as a homeowner! When you discover you’re sharing your house with ants, you want…
How Much Does the Average Funeral Cost?
Funeral costs will vary depending on type of funeral you want whether Direct Cremation, Direct Burial, or Traditional Full-Service Funeral.
What Does an Attic Inspection Involve?
Attics are an important part of the home inspection and the roof inspection. When an inspector ventures into an attic, he/she looks at the following: Amount of insulation and type of insulation Amount of ventilation and describe the type: static, turbine, power ventilator, gable, soffit Electrical wiring Type of framing — whether it is traditionally framed or trusses Type of sheathing — whether it is plywood or oriented strand board (OSB) The attic opening — whether it is of adequate size
How to Identify Termites
Watch more How to Get Rid of Bugs & Pests videos: www.howcast.com/videos/486272-How-to-Identify-Termites-Pest-Control My name is Jeff White. I'm the r...
How to Identify and Get Rid of Carpenter Bees
Find out how to identify and get rid of Carpenter Bees, plus learn how wood-boring bees cause damage and if they are dangerous to people.
3 Tips for Humane Winter Rodent Control
Few things are as disconcerting as mice in your home—especially in the winter, when you are indoors most of the time. In addition to potentially contaminating your
Tips and Tricks to Keep Plants Blooming
Deadheading is a popular practice â but do you know all the ways to keep flowers on your plants longer? Follow these easy tips for keeping your favorite shrubs and flowers blooming longer.
How to Conquer Major Home Inspection Problems
There are a variety of hidden issues that can make selling your home difficult. Here are some of the most common home problems found during inspection...
Important Information About Preventing Appliance Fires
Preventing appliance fires comes down to proper planning and maintenance. This is especially true for the kitchen, which contains many appliances that without proper care could pose a hazard. To limit future problems, there are a few things every homeowner can do Have an Expert Look at Wiring — Have an electrician or home inspector check your wiring to see whether it can handle your household’s demand. These professionals can also look for faulty appliances and other problems Check for Recalls — Sometimes avoiding a problem means being proactive. Appliances are often recalled by the Consumer Protection Safety Commission (CPSC) and posted on websites, like www.CPSC.gov and www.recall.gov . Check these websites now and again to…