The Home Repair Guide
Flood Threatens Home
Floodwater threatens the family, the
home and its contents, and the community...
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...
Home Wiring Short
If a fuse is blown, the fuse window
will appear discolored and the metal strip running across
the inside of the window will be...