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Tips on DIY Backyard Maintenance

Summer is finally here in Arizona, which means that it is time for backyard barbecues and pool parties. To help you in preparation, we will be discussing some tips on how to maintain your backyard. However, before we start on the tips, it is important to take the time to perform the following steps before […]

How to Clean a Pool

Maintaining a pool is a big commitment. Despite the amount of work needed weekly, a pool is still a desirable feature to have in anyone’s backyard in this blazing hot Arizona summer. So, let’s dive in with some tips on pool maintenance. Skim the surface daily (if possible) Debris, such as leaves and branches, should […]

Electrical Wire Safety

May is electrical safety month! It is incredibly important to understand how you and your family can be safe around the electricity in your home. Exposed electrical wires can be particularly dangerous, and coming into contact with them can cause serious injury to you or damage to your home. Here are some safety tips and […]

How to Fix Common AC Problems

As the temperatures continue to rise this month, it is important to make sure your AC is working properly. If you notice some issues with your air conditioning unit there are steps you can take before you hire a professional to look at it. Check out these DIY fixes that can save you time and […]

Eco-Friendly Gardening Ideas

Whether you want to grow your own vegetables and herbs, or you want to give your backyard a makeover with beautiful flowers, gardening can be a very rewarding activity. To make sure you are doing everything you can to be kind to the environment, here are some eco-friendly gardening ideas. Add compost to your soil. […]

Technology That Can Make Your Home Greener

Heating, cooling, electricity, water usage – all of this can add up, especially if you live in the desert. If you want to make your home more environmentally and financially friendly but don’t know where to start, look no further.  Technology is here to the rescue! Here are some gadgets, apps, and hacks that can […]

Checklist of Items to Inspect Before Closing on a New Home

There are so many things to think about when buying a new home. Being prepared during the buying process can save you a lot of stress and money in the future. Before you close on a home, make sure to hire a contractor or certified home inspector to complete a full home inspection. If you […]