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Sustainable Landscapes are Growing in Popularity

Sustainable Landscapes are Growing in Popularity

Though a lush green lawn may be the dream of many homeowners, and one that will sustain the value of their home, it’s becoming more and more common to replace…

Rescue Dog Becomes Rescuer in Denver Burglaries

Rescue Dog Becomes Rescuer in Denver Burglaries

One lucky Denver couple narrowly averted a potentially dangerous situation when two burglars broke into their house and was thwarted by one brave helper. Who are they thanking, you ask?…

Do You Know Where Your Keys Are? New Apps Let Thieves Duplicate Keys in Second

Do You Know Where Your Keys Are? New Apps Let Thieves Duplicate Keys in Second

When was the last time you left your keys out in the open? On your desk, while you went to a meeting? On your neighbor’s table while you ran to…

High-End Designer FENDI Announces Plans To Build Condo in Miami Amid Booming Real Estate Trends

High-End Designer FENDI Announces Plans To Build Condo in Miami Amid Booming Real Estate Trends

Residents of Miami, Florida may have noticed quite a few recent additions to their city’s skyline as foreign real estate moguls move in with elaborate condominium plans. Back in the mid 2000s…

Contractors Warn to Watch Out for Stormchasers after Heavy Hail

Contractors Warn to Watch Out for Stormchasers after Heavy Hail

Roofing company signs have become almost as common as mailboxes in the Rock Creek neighborhood of Superior, Colorado, and there might be more joining them before the summer months are…

Heavy Rains Cause Flooding Across the United States

Heavy Rains Cause Flooding Across the United States

Heavy rainfall across the United States has caused a number of small floods across the nation this week, with residences in Staten Island and Colorado filling with water after water…

Missouri Homeowner Says ADT Alarm System Failed Her Four Times

Missouri Homeowner Says ADT Alarm System Failed Her Four Times

When homeowners pay for and install an alarm system, they expect it to work. That wasn’t the experience of an Ozarks, Missouri woman, who paid thousands of dollars for a…

Family of Drowned Boys Call for Fencing Around Bronx River

Family of Drowned Boys Call for Fencing Around Bronx River

Could fences help to prevent more deaths in the Bronx River? After the death of two boys in the river this week, parents and advocates are calling for a fence to be…

Are Internet-controlled “Smart Locks” Safer?

Are Internet-controlled “Smart Locks” Safer?

Visionaries and technological experts are working hard on the realization of the “Internet of Things,” a network of physical objects that can be accessed online. Imagine being able to turn…

California’s Title 24 Energy Standard Goes Into Effect

California’s Title 24 Energy Standard Goes Into Effect

On Tuesday, July 1, California’s Title 24 standard took effect throughout the state, promising tougher restrictions on energy consumption. According to a July 2 CEPro article, Title 24, the state’s…