Backup Generator Safety Tips

Backup Generator Safety Tips

While Rochester, NY isn’t prone to hurricanes, there are periodically some severe downpours. Also, the record heat waves strain the power supply resulting in some crucial generator safety tips for you and your loved ones.  Portable Generator Safety Tips: Safety...
How To Detect A Gas Leak In Your Home

How To Detect A Gas Leak In Your Home

Think about the number of appliances in your home that run on gas. Many furnaces, water heaters, and stoves function safely and smoothly on natural gas. But the chance of a gas leak is always present. A gas leak is a fire hazard for your home and a health risk for...
Cleaning Mold In Your bathroom

Cleaning Mold In Your bathroom

Mold in the bathroom occurs because mold loves dark, damp areas. Usually, a bathroom is wet enough for mold growth thanks to bathing and showering. The common areas to see mold are wallpaper walls, tile grout, and caulk. You might already have a mold issue in your...
What Is Radon Testing?

What Is Radon Testing?

Radon is radioactive and causes cancer. Testing for radon is one method of discovering if your house has high levels of radon. This article answers the question, “what is radon testing?” as well as provides vital information on decreasing radon levels in...
Where To Place Carbon Monoxide Detectors

Where To Place Carbon Monoxide Detectors

Winter is here. Close the windows, so the HVAC unit heats your Rochester home. Now is the time to make sure your carbon monoxide detectors are working. Also, it is just as crucial to know where to place carbon monoxide detectors in your home.  Each fuel-burning...
Staying Safe with Space Heaters

Staying Safe with Space Heaters

As the air starts to cool, you’ll be setting the temperature higher on your thermostat and getting the space heaters out of storage. While Rochester doesn’t typically have the same falling temps as some of the other U.S. cities, you’ll still have to know all you can...