The Home Repair Guide
Cockroaches, persistent household
pests, generally breed in warm, moist, and narrow
locations. As scavengers, they will eat almost any food...
Of native wildlife, snakes run a
close second to bats as subjects of grim stories, dislike,
and misunderstanding. Rattlesnakes can be identified...
Bats are the only true flying mammals
that also have fur, jaws with teeth, and bear live young.
Normally they do not attack humans or fly...
Wasps can be testy, and sometimes
dangerous, pests around the home. In a typical wasp
colony, queens are fertilized in fall and hibernate
A long list of chemicals is available
for controlling in sects that invade the home. However,
with the growing concern for the environment and the...
in Plants or Landscaping
Many chemicals are available for
controlling the insects that infest outdoor areas around
the home. The following suggestions are...
Home Has Been Flooded
For what to do if a flood is
imminent. If your home has been flooded, and you have a
flood insurance policy, immediately call...
Major hurricane is heading toward
your location, bringing dangerous winds, floods, and storm
Accurate predictions of earthquakes
cannot be made. In the United States, earthquakes occur
most often in the western states...
For what to do during an earthquake.
After an earthquake has struck, be prepared for additional
earthquake shocks called has struck...
Moisture in Home
Excess humidity causes condensation
that leads to dripping on windows, wet sills, damp walls,
mold, wet insulation, wood rot, and metal...
Air Pollution in Home
Indoor air contains pollutants that
have the potential to affect your health..
Radon in Home
Radon gas is present in amounts large
enough to cause potential health problems...
Lead poisoning occurs
when too much lead builds up in the body. It can cause
learning, behavior, and health problems in children...
Excess demand on electrical system,
which shows up as blown fuses, tripped circuit breakers,
dim or flickering lights, or appliances that...
Circuit breakers and fuses act as the
first line of defence when an electrical failure occurs.
When a fuse blows or a circuit...