Termites: What You Need to Know

Extra Mile Staff
Picture a large, complex society made up of entities that burrow through your yard, swarm around your doors, and lurk in your house for years, patiently eating away at your walls—causing damage that you're not even aware of. This isn't... Continue

The Ups and Downs of Having a Home

Allie Johnson
When it comes to home maintenance, it's important to keep your house in excellent shape—from top to bottom. That means keeping your roof, ceiling, and flooring in good repair. Not only are they integral to your home's structure, but... Continue

The Ultimate Guide to Home Maintenance and Safety

Allie Johnson
Your home-sweet-home probably didn't come with an owner's manual listing all the basics you need to know to keep it in good repair, but that certainly would have been helpful. Here's a list of 22 steps for you to follow to become better... Continue

A 14-Point Checklist to Prepare Your Home for Fall

Danielle Gunraj
Fall is a favorite season for many, especially early fall. Maybe it’s because the sweltering heat and the humidity of summer dissipates and the weather transforms into crisp, clean breezes and cool nights. Maybe it’s because the... Continue

Warm Weather Prep Tips for In and Around Your Home

Johnna Kaplan
Winter's rough weather and freezing temperatures can wreak havoc on a home, but summer comes with its own share of potential hazards too. Luckily, there are steps homeowners can take to ready their property for the heat and maintain a... Continue