Housekeeping Tips

Hate cleaning your house? No one could blame you!  Before hiring a housekeeper or cleaning service, do yourself a favor and start with these items to save you money and keep your maid happy!

1. Clear the clutter first. 

Maria Stickney, the Housekeeping Manager at the Radisson Blu Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota, likes to clear the clutter out of a room, so she can start ...

Kidde Recalls more than 5 million combo smoke alarms!

Kidde recall: What you need to know

When's the last time you checked the smoke detector in your home?

This recall involves smoke/CO alarms with model number KN-COSM-IB and manufacture dates between June 1, 2004 and Dec. 31, 2010.

"When the alarm reaches the end of its useful life, it issues an end of life chirp every thirty seconds," Kidde says in an online post. "If the battery is replaced when the unit is at its end of life, and the test button is pressed ...

Leaking roof?
By Chris
November 9, 2016

Imagine this.  You are walking into the house after a long day.  It has been raining off and on for a few days.  You come in, drop your keys on the kitchen counter and see stain on your ceiling or coming down the wall.  AHHHH!  There are a wide range of issues that this can lead to.  You must act quickly!  This is a major issue!

Mold is the first one that comes to mind.  Mold can not only grow on the drywall that you see stained, but it ...