Poison Ivy, Poison Oak and Poison Sumak

Many backyard projects have come to an unpleasant end thanks to 3 plants in the same family. Poison Oak, Poison Sumac and Poison Ivy. Exposure to these plants can lead to serious allergic reactions, ranging from a rash to hospitalization. Of course, the...

Are Your Pipes Draining Energy?

Water pipes as a rule should not be located in exterior walls, but unfortunately this might be the case in some houses. Uninsulated hot water pipes can cause your hot water to lose over 20% of its heat. Uninsulated pipes can also cause condensation. For...

Electrical Safety For Your Home

While electricity has made our lives much easier, there are also many dangers inherent that need to be considered. For example, if you notice a dimming of lights when you turn on an appliance, this could indicate that your circuit is overloaded. This is...

Pre-Listing Home Inspections in Bakersfield

On thing that has been on the trend for many years now are pre-listing home inspections. But this is one trend that is definitely a good thing. Many times, a home is listed without knowing what the potential issues are. The, when the buyer...