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 mosquito that is infected. The infected mosquitos were discovered through … Continue reading 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 have to replace PVC vanes every time they break at … Continue reading 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 to $111 a year for a 2,000-square-foot single-story home with … Continue reading The 4 Top Things to do when purchasing windows for your home

Give Your Home Energy Efficient Window Treatments!

. In this day and age it pays (or rather, it saves) to have your home fitted with energy efficient window treatments. Not only is it good for the wallet in the long run but you will also be doing yourself a favor by using products that can reduce and capture heat during the different seasons of the year when you need them to. For … Continue reading Give Your Home Energy Efficient Window Treatments!

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 diversity of bacteria in people’s homes. It’s a small first … Continue reading Bacteria may reveal about your home.

Roller Shades Save The Super Bowl!

If you’re like me, then you’re ready for the Super Bowl on Sunday February, 7th. What a better time to gather with your friends, enjoy good food, and root for your team to win. And if you’re also like me, then you’re watching it on a nice big HD television screen. However, I know that there are some out there that will have a less … Continue reading Roller Shades Save The Super Bowl!