Posts written by: Chase Smythe

If you or someone you know has ever dealt with a basement flood, you know what a nightmare it can be.

A basement flood can happen to anyone, and is more common than you may think.

According to the American Society of Home Inspectors, more than 60% of homes with a basement will experience a water issues.

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March ushers in two of our favorite things here at Blind & Sons, Spring (of course) and Fix a Leak Week!

What better time to fix those annoying, not to mention expensive, leaks around your home than while you do your spring cleaning? Leaky faucets, showerheads and toilets waste more water than you might think and fixing them will cost you less than a weekend and a quick trip to your local hardware store.

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The U.S. Department of Energy recently mandated new water heater regulations. New energy efficient standards will go into effect beginning April 16, 2015 and call for much higher Energy Factor (EF) ratings for all water heaters 55 gallons or larger.

While 55 gallons may sound like a lot of water, the average family of four needs an 80 gallon capacity water heater to meet their needs.

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If your New Year’s Resolution includes sprucing up your home in 2015- we have a few ways you can get a head start – just in time for the holiday season.

One of the quickest ways to dazzle your guests and change the tone and look of your bathroom is to create a spa like atmosphere in your bath.

Tackle one, or all, of these projects this weekend and enjoy an immediate impact in your home.

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