preventing frozen pipes

Frozen Pipes: Everything You Need to Know 

With the arrival of winter comes so many things to look forward to! Holiday fun, hot chocolate, twinkling lights, and cooler temps. But even in the southwest, where mild winters are the rule, short bursts of freezing temperatures do occur, which can wreak havoc on your water pipes and cost thousands of dollars in repairs. To prevent frozen pipes, it’s …

holiday safety

Your Top Holiday Safety Tips

The holidays wouldn’t be complete without well-loved holiday decor, like Christmas trees and twinkling lights. While these little touches make the holidays more joyful, they require some extra caution to prevent an unexpected disaster. According to the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA), there are twice as many fires on Christmas Day than on any other day of the year, and decorations …

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6 Ways to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality

Bumper-to-bumper highway traffic. Billowing industrial smokestacks. These are just a few of the images that spring to mind when we think about air pollution. But what about indoor air pollution? Have you considered the quality of the air is inside your home? The truth is, air pollution in your home can be just as bad – or even worse – than it …

indoor air quality

8 Ways to Tell If Your Indoor Air Quality Is Bad

In Arizona and other hot climates, most of us spend our lives in climate-controlled conditions. When summer temps swelter and nights are freezing, who can blame us? But while your home serves as a refuge from intense weather, the lack of fresh air circulating can lead to health problems. Unfortunately, even if you regularly open windows and keep things clean, …