Winter Home Maintenance

Dear Readers: With the cold snaps we have had lately, in Thurston County Washington,  I would like to point out…
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How to lower your heating bill

With today’s economy and most folks trying to leave less of a carbon footprint.  I wanted to touch on a…
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Inexpensive Home Security Systems

While home security systems can be expensive new wireless systems may offer an effective, lower cost alternative. Professional burglars say…
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Fireplace Safety

Several items to be aware off when using a fireplace. The condition of the chimney is an important factor in…
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Anti-Tip Brackets for free standing ranges

On any given week if I inspect 10 homes 9 of them will not have an anti-tip bracket installed on…
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HOW TO DO SIMPLE DOOR REPAIRS

Repair doors that stick and/or rub – Doors that rub against the door frame often cause the door to stick. This…
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Thurston County Home Talk

I think summer has arrived in Thurston County finally but don’t hold me too that. Each summer and fall before…
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Energy Savings Through Caulking

We’re all looking for ways to improve the thermal efficiency of our houses. We work to keep heat in or…
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