The Dog Days of Summer

The Dog Days of Summer The term “Dog days of summer” has come to represent, in most other parts of the country, the most “oppressive” period of summer, the time between July 3rd and August 11th. Here in Arizona, where our summer seems to last six to eight months, “oppressive” Isn’t a strong enough word […]

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The Importance of Smoke Alarm Maintenance

Roughly two thirds of home fire deaths happen in homes with no smoke alarms or no working smoke alarms. It is imperative that we take seriously the critical nature the important function they serve in our homes. Ensuring we have adequate coverage, working equipment that is designed to work with your square footage and fresh […]

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Why are lumber prices so high?

If you have tried to start a new project lately, like that summer-time deck, then you’ve likely seen lumber prices soar out of control. As of June 2021, lumber was still priced at $1,300 per thousand board feet. Although this is down slightly from the peak high in May of $1700, this is still several […]

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