Now that spring has finally arrived, it goes without saying that you’ll be tackling a variety of projects around home. While there’s nothing wrong with this, there’s something to remember: your safety should always come first. Here are a handful of serious accidents you need to avoid around home this spring: · Fall from height.
Before the spring showers hit, this is a good time to check the exterior of your home for possible winter damage. Take a tour and look for: Missing or torn shingles. Also check the ground for shingle granules. Check your gutters to make sure they have not pulled away from the house or were damaged
By Betsy Pond Every year we like to remind the residents of Northern Virginia that just as you are making a repair list of exterior home maintenance items to tackle, so are the unqualified “jack legs” (unskilled laborers) who are canvassing your area to make a pitch. So far this season, I have watched as