Carbon Monoxide

By | February 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Use Caution: Each year, an average of 430 Americans die from unintentional carbon monoxide poisoning, and there are more than 20,000 visits to the emergency room with more than 4,000 hospitalizations. Carbon monoxide-related deaths are highest during colder months. These deaths are likely due to increased use of gas-powered furnaces and alternative heating, cooking, and [...]

Detroit Investor Support

By | April 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|

We've all heard the stories and speculation about Detroit's comeback. We've seen progress and the activities downtown. Now the residential landscape is starting to buzz. Recently, the Detroit Free Press released an article reporting on international investors who were duped by local "business people". Unfortunately, there are some out there who are only looking to [...]

Building Nests

By | March 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Longer, warmer days, the sounds of birds chirping, the hint of green grass - all signs that spring has sprung.  If you're a regular on our blog, you know that Spring Maintenance includes a trip to the roof to give it a once over for any winter damage and overall condition. Many people in our [...]

Power Outages

By | March 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Several things can disrupt the electrical services we've come so dependant on.  Severe weather, accidents, equipment failures - these can all lead to outages that can last moments to even days or weeks. Short-Term Power Failures Don't panic!  Check to see if your neighbors still have electricity. If they do, the problem could be inside [...]

Concerned about Formaldehyde?

By | March 5th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Formaldehyde is a Volatile Organic Compound that occurs in nature and is widely used in building products, finishes, and furnishings because of its desirable properties and low cost. Nearly all products made with formaldehyde outgas to some extent, but only a few contribute significantly to indoor air problems. Formaldehyde is used to add permanent press [...]