Carbon Monoxide Detectors – Check Regularly

Carbon Monoxide Detectors – Check Regularly

Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colorless, odorless, and tasteless gas that is slightly less dense than air. It is toxic to humans and animals when encountered in higher concentrations. Carbon Monoxide poisoning is the most common type of fatal air poisoning in many...
Spring Cleaning and De-Cluttering the home

Spring Cleaning and De-Cluttering the home

Biannually it is nice to give your house a deep clean.  Some call this spring cleaning. Take one Saturday every six months with your whole family, and give the whole house a proper deep clean. Some households may need more than one day and that is alright. Some...

Kitchen Remodel on a Budget

A kitchen remodel is perhaps the most expensive project in a house, other than a room addition.  And financing this type of renovation is tough, especially if you are like me.  I don’t ever want to take out a loan for renovation, so I have only one choice – it has to...
Easy Gardening in St. Louis

Easy Gardening in St. Louis

Any homeowner will admit that s/he would love to have great gardens and landscaping.  Admit it – you drive through your neighborhood and always have a bit of envy, and maybe a tiny bit of anger, over that one yard that puts every other one, including yours, to shame....