How to Prepare for Snow Storms
It’s that time of year when many of you are dealing with the white stuff, or you soon will be. Listen to tips for dealing with snow.
Hurricane Katrina Revisited
Danny returned to the Mississippi Gulf Coast to view the progress of rebuilding in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. He revisited homeowners whose houses were completely destroyed to offers advice for preparing for future natural disasters.
How to Protect Your Home from Sun Damage
Exposure to the sun can damage your home over time, especially wood decks and vinyl materials like siding and gutters. To protect wood decks, make sure the stain you use contains UV inhibitors.
How to Make Your Home More Wind Resistant
Framing a house for wind resistance is always a good idea, and may be required by building codes in certain areas, especially those near the coast that are prone to hurricanes. Watch this video to find out more.
Donate to Earthquake Relief for Haiti
The devastating earthquake this week in Haiti has shown us a tragedy that is hard to imagine. With the death toll rising and supplies becoming scarce, if not already depleted, thousands more may soon perish. Time is of the essence to provide aid to these helpless folks. Read on to find some of the organizations you can donate to that are providing aid to this desperate country.
When It Rains, It Drips
Don't you just love it when you get an unexpected surprise? Unless, of course, it's like the surprise I got this weekend. It was one of those cold, gray, dull, rainy weekends that make you want to just stay in bed. I looked over and water was dripping out of the wall cabinets. Somewhere, somehow the roof was leaking. Read on to find out more.
How to Winterize Your Home
Winterizing your home is just a fancy way of saying you're making it more energy efficient. here are my top seven suggestions that you should think about doing to help protect your home against Old Man Winter and make the colder temps more tolerable. Read on to find out more.
Impact Resistant Glass Protects Your Home During a Storm
When building in hurricane prone areas, the type of windows used plays an important role in determining whether the home will survive a storm. For maximum protection, use special laminated glass such as ImpactGard glass from JELD-WEN Windows & Doors. Watch this video to find out more.
Your Home and the Weather
From leaky roofs to high winds, the weather can affect your home in many ways. Find out how to maintain and repair flashing, replace a roof shingle, protect your windows and garage door from wind damage, and use a portable generator safely.