Understanding LP Siding

Understanding LP Siding

The 1990’s was not our finest hour of residential construction. In many respects, this decade represents a transition decade as […]

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Letter to the Author: House Hunting for the Handicapped

Letter to the Author: House Hunting for the Handicapped

Memo to: Dylan Chalk House Talk From a reader, Chuck Ramey, who loves The Confident House Hunter and wishes to […]

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The Most Important Plumbing in Your House

The Most Important Plumbing in Your House

All Hail the Temperature and Pressure Relief Valve The combination of temperature and pressure is no joke when it comes […]

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Detecting The Silent Killer – Understanding Carbon Monoxide

Detecting The Silent Killer – Understanding Carbon Monoxide

Carbon monoxide is a colorless, tasteless and odorless gas that often enters our homes due to incomplete combustion of gas, […]

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Daylight Savings: A Great Day to Change Your Smoke Detector Batteries

Daylight Savings: A Great Day to Change Your Smoke Detector Batteries

If you are like me, you wait until the smoke detector starts chirping at you before you replace the batteries. […]

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Are you this prepared? (Short)

Are you this prepared? (Short)

This homeowner found this great storage container on the internet and had it delivered to his house. His family is […]

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Moss Is Growing On My Roof!

Moss Is Growing On My Roof!

Thoughts on Roof Moss Control Living in the temperate rainforest of the Pacific Northwest, I sometimes get the feeling that […]

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Are You Killing Your Tankless Water Heater?

Are You Killing Your Tankless Water Heater?

Tankless water heaters have been all the rage for nearly a decade now. They have become so common that it […]

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Are Home Inspectors Wrong?

Are Home Inspectors Wrong?

When Home Owners Should Start with the Cheapest and Most Obvious Solutions A few months ago, I did a home […]

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New Construction Home Inspections

Should I get a home inspection on my new construction house? 4 critical things to understand about building codes In […]

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