WEST NILE VIRUS INFECTED MOSQUITOS DETECTED IN THE SAN FERNANDO VALLEY

On April 19, 2016, Los Angeles County health officials announced that they have discovered mosquito’s carrying the West Nile virus in the city of Sun Valley located in the San Fernando Valley. The virus has no known cure at the moment and can be transmitted to humans and animals by a stinging bite of a … More WEST NILE VIRUS INFECTED MOSQUITOS DETECTED IN THE SAN FERNANDO VALLEY

A Little Secret that Vertical Blind Companies Don’t want you to know about

little secret Vanes have a tendency to break at the punch-hole that attaches to the headrail, causing apartment communities to order replacements in mass quantities. This is good for vertical blind companies because it’s continual repeat business, but bad for apartments operating on tight budgets. What if I were to tell you that you didn’t … More A Little Secret that Vertical Blind Companies Don’t want you to know about

The 4 Top Things to do when purchasing windows for your home

Getting started   Forget what the ads say. Saving cash on your energy bill isn’t the explanation to switch your windows–it may take decades to recoup the $8,000 to $24,000 you will pay on new windows and installation. Energy Star-qualified windows will lower your energy bills by seven to fifteen percent. That is solely $27 … More The 4 Top Things to do when purchasing windows for your home

Bacteria may reveal about your home.

What bacteria may reveal about your home Whether it’s a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bacteria, and new research from the Amazon suggests city dwellers might want to open a window. Scientists traveled from remote villages in Peru to a large Brazilian city to begin tracking the effects of urbanization on the … More Bacteria may reveal about your home.

Hope of the Valley – The homeless needs your help

Chilly days and colder nights, even here in Southern California. It brings even more people to our door, which means extra people to feed. And while operating two cold weather shelters in Pacoima and Sylmar, there is a real strain on our kitchen and pantry – not to mention our food budget! Supplies are running … More Hope of the Valley – The homeless needs your help