Are Garbage Disposals Environmentally Friendly?

Of all the convenient kitchen inventions over the years, garbage disposals rank up there as one of the best.  When you’ve got some icky food waste that you’d rather not have stinking up your trash cans, it’s easy to simply … Continue reading

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Questions To Ask Your Plumber

When it comes time to think about hiring a plumber, there’s a ton of things to consider: plumbing cost, what sort of work needs to be done, if you’ll need a small or extensive installation, and more. Although it may … Continue reading

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Six Tips to Cut Down on Your AC Bill

The way you manage your air conditioning within your home can make a drastic impact on your monthly air conditioning bill. For homeowners, finding ways to slash those monthly utility expenses is always a hot topic. Fortunately, there are many … Continue reading

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Best San Diego Heating Options

San Diego locals benefit from a warm and comfortable climate. Although the dry, cloudless summers can generate some almost unbearable heat – making reliable air conditioning crucial – San Diego isn’t immune to the cold. Despite the common images of … Continue reading

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Why Solar? Explaining the California Solar Initiative

As we continue our time on this planet, sustainable energy becomes more critical in the effort to protect the health of the Earth. California has worked hard in recent years to change the way the state generates and uses energy. … Continue reading

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San Diego Plumbing Problems

The unfortunate truth is that all homeowners will encounter a problem with their plumbing at one time or another – but when you’re living in an intense Mediterranean climate, the repercussions of that problem can grow larger than you imagined. … Continue reading

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Join Us! Free Summer Concert Series – Allied Gardens First Fridays

The next concert is just around the corner! Date:  Friday, July 3rd Time:  6-8PM Location:  Allied Gardens Community Park (5155 Greenbrier Ave, San Diego, CA 92120) Grab your lawn chairs and picnic blankets – get ready to meet your neighbors … Continue reading

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Bathroom Remodeling: Design Ideas & Renovation Tips

Renovating your bathroom can change the entire dynamic of your home. Bathrooms are more than functional rooms; they are places of renewal. Investing in a bathroom renovation will not only make for more enjoyable use, it will increase the value … Continue reading

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Federally Mandated Water Heater Changes go into Effect April 16, 2015 NAECA | National Appliance Energy Conservation Act

Enacted in 1975, National Appliance Energy Conservation Act creates uniform efficiency standards for certain household appliances, including refrigerators, dishwashers, clothes washers, clothes dryers and water heaters. The NAECA first addressed water heater efficiency in 1990, and it has had updates … Continue reading

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5 Things to Never Put Down the Garbage Disposal

In 1927, architect John W. Hammes from Racine, Wisconsin, introduced the garbage disposal to the world. This new invention, which went to market in 1938, gave homeowners the ability to chop up large bits of food waste to easily pass … Continue reading

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