How to Build Resilience to Face Disaster

How to Build Resilience to Face Disaster

I have some friends who have moved their family many times—first with the military and then to pursue international opportunities with the husband’s medical career. They have six kids, and, as parents, I’m sure they held their breath every time they uprooted their...
Is Mold Making Your Family Sick?

Is Mold Making Your Family Sick?

Are you more tired than usual? Do you wonder why your kids’ cold symptoms linger longer than it seems they should? Do you suffer from headaches or unexplained skin rashes? Symptoms of mold exposure vary from person to person, and reactions to mold may be immediate or...
Tips for Teaching Kids About Natural Disasters

Tips for Teaching Kids About Natural Disasters

Natural disasters can be a scary topic for children, but preparing together for these events is a great way to ensure your family’s safety. Once children know what to do when emergency strikes, they will be better equipped to cope and react quickly. Like any new...
Water Damage Cleanup Mistakes

Water Damage Cleanup Mistakes

A flooded property is bad enough. The last thing you need is to increase the stress and destruction by making blunders in the cleanup process. While you may be able to fix a small mess effectively and quickly without requiring professional assistance, more severe...
How to Repair Your Roof After A Storm

How to Repair Your Roof After A Storm

Have you ever wandered out into your yard after a storm and noticed a single, shining shingle (say that five times fast!) lying there in the middle of your grass? Bad rain and hailstorms can damage your roof, but even strong winds can cause enough damage to warrant a...