Solar Panels 101: 8 Things to Know

Investing in solar panels is a big decision. It’s a smart decision, but it’s important to know what you’re getting into. Here are some things to know about solar panels. 1. Understand your power company’s rates In many places, energy rates are divided into tiers. The more energy you consume, the higher your rates go … Continued

9 Ways to Protect Your Home from Water Damage

We’re coming up on summer soon, which can be a particularly rainy season here in Connecticut. The storms can come hard and fast when you least expect them. You may not worry about a little water, but even the slightest amount can be hazardous to your home. Water gets into all the little unavoidable cracks … Continued

3 Ways Solar Panels Save You Money

It’s well known that solar energy is a clean, renewable source. But truthfully, that isn’t enough for many people to switch over. They need an immediate benefit. Fortunately, solar energy as that too. It can save you bunch of money. 1. There are lots of tax incentives The government (both federal and state) are urging … Continued

10 Ways to Increase Your Property Value

Our homes are the biggest investments some of us will ever make. Most people keep a large majority of their money in their home’s equity, so it makes sense to want to increase the value of that investment as much as possible. Here are some simple and effective ways you can increase your home’s value. … Continued

5 Essential Spring Roof Maintenance Tips

Roof maintenance is often ignored by many homeowners. Since they don’t walk over or through their roof every day (like you would your walkway, door, or driveway), they don’t think to check it. That’s why we have to make it a point to deliberately check our roofs regularly. Now that that the seasons are changing … Continued