Top 5 Florida Weather Myths and Facts

Rain Clouds

Myths and legends have become an integral part of our everyday lives and culture. While it may be fun to indulge in these fabled pastimes, there's no room for the blurry banter of myths when it comes to inclement weather. We’ve rounded up some of the most common weather myths and the truths behind them to help ensure you (and your home) stay safe in the event of a severe storm. Myth: The roof is the most vulnerable part of the home during a hurricane. Fact: According to the Florida Division of Emergency Management, garage doors are the most vulnerable areas of the home during hurricanes. Do … [Continue reading]

Easy DIY Home Improvement Hacks

unclogging

For many Florida homeowners, weekends are spent catching up on much-needed chores and household projects. To help make your weekend home improvement projects a little easier, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite weekend household hacks. 1. Unclog your sink: Fill the bowl with water and plunge with a flat-faced plunger to eliminate sink blockage. 2. Get rid of grout stains: Use a steam cleaner to get rid of grout stains. It will bring most stains to the surface, which can then be easily wiped away. 3. Clean behind the refrigerator with ease: Put plastic sliders under the front feet of your … [Continue reading]