13 Simple DIY Home Maintenance Tips & Ideas

Home Maintenance Tips San Diego CA

It’s tempting to disregard the steep price tag and hire a professional contractor for home improvement repairs rather than doing them yourself. Home repairs can seem complex and intimidating to the uninitiated, and fear that your own attempts at fixing that leaky faucet or drafty window will cause further damage may […] Read more »

6 Water Heater Tips to Keep You in Hot Water

Water Heater Tips San Diego CA

Learn how to improve your water heater’s efficiency and perhaps even lower your utility bills. There are a few ways to help prolong the life of your water heater and keep it in top working order. Following these six tips each year may help you to have longer tank life expectancy, lower […] Read more »

15 Ways to Save on Your Water Heating Bill

Water Heating Bill San Diego CA

Sometimes it surprises me to see that the most popular pages on the site are the ones about solar water heaters and tankless water heaters. But considering that water heating can account for around 12% of a family’s utility bill—the biggest chunk after space heating and cooling—it really shouldn’t be that […] Read more »

The Best Granite Countertop Alternatives for Your Home

Granite Countertop San Diego CA

Granite is one of today’s most popular types of countertop, but it may not work in every situation or appeal to every person. If granite just doesn’t feel like the right fit for your home, finding attractive and high-value alternatives can seem difficult. Fortunately, there are plenty of other choices […] Read more »