While you are off enjoying your holidays, the last thing you want to worry about is your home and its safety. Here is a quick checklist of things you can do to put your mind at ease. Have a friend you trust pick up your mail and newspapers. Ask them to pick up anything around […]
Unexpected things can happen at any time, that’s why we call them emergencies. The Federal Emergency Management Agency or FEMA makes a standard recommendation to all Americans that you have enough basic supplies on hand to survive an emergency for at least three days. The creation of a “Ready” kit needs to be assembled now. […]
Have you ever heard of a water meter key? You might want to read the rest of this post and find out what it is. My suggestion to homeowners with Fairfax homes for sale: buy one before you need it. Oh, no! It’s 3 o’clock in the morning and a pipe just burst. Water is […]
Although it seems obvious to homeowners that there are benefits to regularly changing the heating and air-conditioning filters; creating a system to make sure it gets done is the real challenge.
Airfare, hotel and rental car are critical when planning a trip away from home. But there are plenty of other tasks for you to take care of to protect your home and take care of your pets, so you can relax and enjoy your trip.