Autumn Home Maintenance Checklist for Massachusetts Residents

It's fall,... which means winter is coming! This is a great time of year to go through your home maintenance checklist. Here are several things that you can do before the cold weather kicks in. Exterior Home Maintenance Fill Gaps in … [Read more...]

Tips on Preparing for Home Evacuations

Although the need to evacuate your home is rare, when it does happen, it's quick and unpredictable. The residents of Merrimack Valley experienced this recently with the gas explosions. Hurricane Florence victims continue to deal with this crisis. … [Read more...]

Natural Gas Home Safety Tips for MA Residents

The recent gas explosions in the Merrimack Valley are an unfortunate reminder of the importance of home safety precautions. We rely on natural gas for so many things in our home, but we often forget that it can be dangerous. Do you know the signs of … [Read more...]

3 Ways to Avoid Email Scams

Scams are prevalent these days,... particularly email scams. There are two primary goals for scammers: to trick you into providing personal information or to infect your computer with a virus. These scams can create massive headaches, put your … [Read more...]

Home Pressure Washing Tips

If you are thinking about pressure washing your home for the first time, this is one DIY project that requires advanced planning and research,... not to mention safety precautions! Pressure washers can be very dangerous if not operated correctly. Not … [Read more...]

Things to Know before Buying a Home with a Pool

For many home buyers, the presence of a pool can create a bit of a dillemna. For some, it's a great added feature, while for others, it can be a burden. Where you fall into this range will depend on your lifestyle and your knowledge of pools. Here … [Read more...]

Mandatory Driver’s License Suspension in Massachusetts

There are circumstances that may result in mandatory driver's license suspension in Massachusetts. Do you know what these factors are? If you are 18 years or older and your driving record contains a certain number of surchargeable events, your … [Read more...]

Massachusetts Home Repairs that Require a Permit

DIY home repairs are much more popular nowadays, thanks to the availability of online tutorials and television shows that make it seem pretty easy. Homeowners can choose to hire a contractor or attempt a DIY on some repairs, so long as they comply … [Read more...]

Swimming Safety Tips for Massachusetts Residents

With the recent warm weather, there has been an unfortunate increase in the number of drowning deaths in Massachusetts,...10 in the last month. The incidents range from swimming pools to public ponds and beaches and unauthorized swim areas. These … [Read more...]

5 Quick Ways to Add Curb Appeal

Adding curb appeal to your home does not have to be expensive or time consuming. There are actually some simple and easy ways to make a big impact. Here are 5 quick ways to add curb appeal to your home. 1. Add Plants to the Front Door Plants help … [Read more...]