1. Different Types of Toilets

    Previously, we’ve mentioned how indoor plumbing ranks among humans’ greatest achievements. After all, using the restroom in the elements is unpleasant to say the least, especially in Kankakee’s hot, humid summers and frigid, windy winters. Over…Read More

  2. Why LED Lighting

    LED Lighting began as many famous discoveries, innovations, or inventions do — as an accident. In fact, LED lighting was accidentally discovered in 1962 while trying to invent a laser. Soon, these little red lights were selling for $260. These litt…Read More

  3. Tips for Saving Water in the Summer from Your Local Plumber

    Summers in Illinois can be brutal. You have to fight the summer heat and the humidity, and even if you have air conditioning installed by your local air conditioning service company, it can be miserable. You know it’s bad when you step outside and …Read More

  4. Why You Need to Hire a Professional Electrician

    Most of us are naturally DIY’ers. After all, we’re Americans, and we’re self sufficient. We can do everything ourselves with no help. From installing a garbage disposal to re-doing our flooring, we like the feeling of a project well done by our…Read More

  5. The Power of the Lowly Ceiling Fan

    The Illinois summers can be brutal. From the heat to the humidity, there are some days at the end of July and in August where your body begins to sweat even before you step outside your door. Yet running your air conditioning 24/7 can be incredibly e…Read More

  6. The 5 Most Dangerous Electrical Hazards in Your Home

    Your home is a haven for you and your family. It’s a safe place where you can relax, get comfortable, and unwind from a long day. It’s also where you create new memories and reminisce on old moments. You and your family love being at home. But di…Read More

  7. 7 Surprising Home Electricity Facts You Ought to Know

    7 Surprising Home Electricity Facts You Ought to Know

    Dozens of appliances and features in your home utilize electricity. Whether you realize it or not, electricity is a fundamental part of your daily life. From your refrigerator keeping your food cold to the monitor at your office that allows you to ch…Read More

  8. Types of Light Fixtures

    Let’s face it, without light, well, the world would be a pretty dark place outside of daylight hours. When the moon was full, you could use that for outdoor lighting. But if it was a new moon, you’d be out of luck. Luckily, humans learned to harn…Read More

  9. How to Save Money with Home Electricity Upgrades

    You open another utility email, and it shows how much you owe for the prior month in electricity. The price tag is a bit shocking. Every month since you’ve moved into your home, the cost has risen. What’s the deal? You turn off lights when you’…Read More