Energy Bill Increasing? Your Windows May be to Blame

Keep Them Shining: How To Care For Your Glass Baluster Railings

If you've chosen glass baluster railings for your home, you need to plan for proper maintenance. Glass railings increase visibility and lend a unique appearance to any home. One of the great things about glass railings is that they won't rot or rust like wood and metal railings do. Here are some easy-to-follow tips that will keep your glass railings looking brand new.  Keep the Dust and Dirt Away If your glass railings will be outside, they'll collect a lot of dirt and dust. Read More 

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Septic System Pumping & Repairs

A septic system that doesn't work properly can not only cause problems with plumbing fixtures, but also lead to a household being exposed to the toxins in sewage. Once there is a backed up or broken line, sewage can quickly flood a house by coming up through toilets and possibly the drains or other fixtures. Once of the most common scenarios for such an incident to take place is for a septic tank to become overfilled with waste materials. Read More 

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Energy Bill Increasing? Your Windows May be to Blame

I noticed my energy bill was slowly creeping up higher and higher. The first thing I thought could be the cause of the problem, was my air conditioning and heating system. After a thorough inspection, the repair company said that was in great condition. So I did some research online and found that old windows could be the cause of energy bills increasing. I had no idea that as your windows age and lose efficiency, your energy bill begins to go up. In fact, that is one of the earliest signs that your windows may need to be replaced in the near future. If I didn't know this information, I am sure others didn't as well, so I created this site to educate others. This site includes many signs that indicate your windows need to be replaced, including an increasing energy bill.