A good spring cleaning can have your home and yard looking beautiful and you feeling refreshed, but have you considered how your spring cleaning can make your house safer, too? Incorporating home hardening tips into your cleaning can help you to get your house ready for wildfire season, defending it … Read more
Are Gutter Guards Worth It?
If you’re tired of dealing with clogged gutters, then you might be considering installing gutter guards. That can be a big investment, especially when you have a larger house, but are gutter guards worth it in the long run? To decide, you’ll need to consider what problems the guards will … Read more
What Is the Wildland Urban Interface?
If you love nature and sought out your house because of its location – abutting up to acres of wildlife and forests – then you might be living in a wildland-urban interface. These locations occur all over the United States, and while they’re appealing for many reasons, it’s also important … Read more
2020 saw another record destructive fire season in California. According to CAL Fire, more than four million acres burned in nearly ten thousand wildfires, destroying over ten thousand structures and killing 33 people. The August Complex fire, which was ignited in mid-August by over 12,000 lightning strikes recorded over 96 … Read more