The Benefits of HVAC Zoning

The Benefits of HVAC Zoning

Does the temperature in your home fluctuate from room to room? Do you find yourself constantly adjusting the thermostat in your home but never achieving an evenly heated or cooled home? For many people, the upstairs portion of the home is most
Spring Cleaning: Prepare Your Home for Spring in 7 easy steps

Spring Cleaning: Prepare Your Home for Spring in 7 easy steps

Winter is on its way out and the long-awaited spring weather is being ushered in. Before you crank up the A/C and relax in the cool comfort of your home, it is a good idea to prepare your home for the season’s demands. Spring preparation
Michael & Son Launches Live DC Bathroom Map

Michael & Son Launches Live DC Bathroom Map

Michael & Son Launches Live DC Bathroom Map DC Metro restrooms are hard to find. If you’ve ever gone searching for a toilet while on your daily commute, you may have found it to be inaccessible or entirely nonexistent. But, when you’ve gotta
A Different Career Path

A Different Career Path

When graduating high school, most teens have no idea what they want to do with the rest of their life. Many high school grads have a broad range of interests, and a lack of passion for most of them. Despite that, most people believe they need to
Alexandria’s George Washington’s Birthday Parade

Alexandria’s George Washington’s Birthday Parade

Each year on Presidents’ Day, the George Washington’s Birthday Parade is held in Historic Old Town Alexandria. On the third Monday in February, thousands of participants fill the streets to enjoy the music, food and festivities. With
Read This Before Replacing Your Home’s HVAC System

Read This Before Replacing Your Home’s HVAC System

If you have recently been told its time to replace your HVAC system, you are probably still in shock after seeing the quote. There is no getting around it, replacing your homes HVAC system is not cheap; they are mechanically complex and require
Clogged Sewer Lines: What You Need to Know

Clogged Sewer Lines: What You Need to Know

When you think of a clog in your home, it’s usually a toilet or bathroom sink. Those types of clogs can usually be dealt with in short order by even the least handy among us. However, clogs that involve your homes sewer line are far more costly
Residential Fires – It Can Happen to You

Residential Fires – It Can Happen to You

On January 12th a likely avoidable tragedy claimed the lives of 6 young children and critically injured two others. Early that morning, a fire tore through the Baltimore home where a mother and her 9 children slept. Within minutes it was over;
Restoration Services from Michael & Son

Restoration Services from Michael & Son

Choosing a Restoration Service Company for Your Home In the service industry, there are many of what’s known as “fly by night” companies. Basically, a disreputable, unscrupulous and often under qualified business. Depending on the type of work
Toilets

Toilets

Of all the appliances in our home, the toilet might be the most resilient. They are an absolute essential for all of us and are used everyday; in fact there is a good chance you are reading this while sitting on one. Toilets can last for years