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Jun
6

Got Holes in Your Wall?  DIY Drywall Repair Whether it’s a small ding from a doorknob or a dent from a misguided chair, as a homeowner chances are you will eventually face the need for some drywall repairs. Fixing small drywall... Read More


May
11

This Mother’s Day, Give Mom a Gift that Will Keep on Giving Mother’s Day is a wonderful time to recognize one of the most important people in your life. But does the usual flowers and card really tell Mom how you feel? Instead this year... Read More


Mar
21

We have all been there when a valuable item goes down the drain. This is not uncommon for items such as rings, earrings, and other items that are precious to us. Your first instinct might be complete devastation, assuming that the item is lost... Read More


Feb
14

With 2018 upon us, this is a time when many homeowners reflect on what they want to accomplish in the coming year. For some that means, finally giving their home a facelift. Whether your kitchen hasn’t seen any renovations in decades or... Read More


Jan
25

Your kitchen is one of the busiest areas of your home, with family members often crowding in at once competing for space. The kitchen is also an unavoidable room in any home, an area where you spend a lot of time. It is so important that your... Read More


Sep
27

Value vs. Price: What to Look for in a Contractor In the world of contracting the old adage "You get what you pay for" certainly rings true. While we all want to find a good price, it is important to understand that this is not the only factor to... Read More


Jul
21

Understand the Traffic Flow of Your Home’s Kitchen Your kitchen is one of the busiest areas of your home, with many family members often crowding in at once competing for space. This can lead to a lot of frustration, and even arguments among... Read More


Jun
29

Home improvement projects are a great way to make your home look good and to best fit your family’s needs. It is an added bonus when the money that you invest in these projects ultimately pay themselves back in the increased value of your... Read More


Feb
28

Giving your existing deck a facelift will take a little time, however will result in a beautiful outdoor living space for years to come. Painted decks can flake or deteriorate quickly based on many factors which include weather, usage, spills from... Read More


Jan
31

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 1.8 million people 65 and older were treated in emergency departments for nonfatal injuries from falls.  Today there are many modification services and products... Read More


Dec
20

Anyone that has taken care of an elderly person knows that there are certain things that will need to be done to their home in order to make it safe for them to live. More elderly people prefer to stay in their own homes for as long as they can. To... Read More


May
25

Summer is in full swing and with that comes hot weather. This weather can be especially dangerous for older adults. In fact, according to the CDC, people aged 65 years or older are at greater risk for heat-related illness. Preventative measures can... Read More


Jan
4

Winter Prep   Winter weather can do severe damage to your home if you don't prepare yourself. Here are some quick tips to get you home winter ready. Winter Emergency Kits Emergency Kit for Your Car A bag of rock salt to melt ice A bag of sand... Read More


Jul
3

Installing bathroom grab bars can go a long way in improving the safety of your bathroom. The biggest question to ask about grab bars is: where should I install them? Always put grab bars in and around the shower. They are usually placed where you... Read More


Jun
1

Here at HandyPro, we believe that independent living for seniors shouldn’t be a choice, it should be a way of life. According to the CDC, one out of three older adults falls each year. Safety is the top concern when clients call in asking for... Read More


Jul
8

Are you or a loved one concerned about the safety of your bathtub? There are many bathroom modifications that can be made to help put your mind at ease. One solution is to replace your conventional bathtub with a walk-in tub. What is a... Read More


Jul
14

Aging in place; it’s what many seniors want and is now more easily available for them. Technology is key to many seniors successfully living at home longer. There are many different tech gadgets and apps that can be used by seniors and... Read More


Jul
21

The kitchen is one of the most used spaces in the house but is also a space that can look outdated rather quickly. The only problem is that it is also one of the most expensive rooms in the house to upgrade. If your kitchen seems to be getting out... Read More


Jul
27

July stands out to us here at HandyPro for a number of reasons. July is the month we celebrate Independence Day and honor our military veterans, but yesterday marked the 25th anniversary of the American's with Disabilities Act (ADA) being passed... Read More


Aug
4

Are you in need of a wheelchair ramp for an extended period of time? We often receive call from clients in need of a temporary ramp. These clients usually only need a ramp in a semi-permanent capacity, whether it be a few months or a few years. In... Read More


Aug
7

This week is Simplify Your Life Week. With back to school right around the corner, what better way to celebrate than to provide you with some quick and easy ways to simplify the dorm? Most dorm rooms are fairly small, not to mention you have a... Read More


Aug
27

Gutters are an important part of your roofing system that diverts water away from your home to prevent water from seeping into your house. Gutters also require regular maintenance in order to function properly. Overtime debris collects in the... Read More


Sep
4

Do you ever feel like you don’t have enough storage space? Even after our yearly spring cleaning, sometimes it just doesn’t seem like it’s enough. The best way to increase your storage space and declutter your home is to utilize your wall... Read More


Sep
25

Fall has arrived bringing cooler temperatures, pumpkin pickings and hay rides. In honor of the fall season, it is also falls prevention awareness. Falls are serious and costly, especially for older Americans. At HandyPro, home safety is a number one... Read More


Oct
9

Winter is on its way and now is the ideal time to start winterizing your home and prepare for the cold. Winterizing your house will keep you warm, lower the cost of your energy bill and reduce the risk of damage to your home from the cold weather.... Read More


Oct
15

This week is National Aging in Place Week! What is Aging in Place? Aging in Place is, “The ability to live in one’s own home and community safely, independently, and comfortably, regardless of age, income, or ability level.”... Read More


Nov
5

With the holidays right around the corner, now is the time to start thinking about how accessible your home is to your loved ones visiting. Often it can be difficult for elderly or disabled family or friends to comfortably get in, out and around... Read More


Nov
12

Here at HandyPro, we feel it’s important to share our knowledge and expertise to our clients so they can make well educated and informed decisions. This week, we’re going to explain the difference between walk-in tubs versus transition... Read More


Apr
7

In the consumer world, the word “contractor” is sometimes synonymous with “scam.” The reason being is that consumers aren’t always educated on what they should be looking for when it comes to finding a legitimate and... Read More


Jun
16

Wishing you could vacation all summer long? You can by creating your own backyard oasis. Most of us don’t have the time or the money to spend on weeklong vacations so why not create your own little backyard haven? This can be your space to... Read More


Do It Yourself (DYI)

Got Holes in Your Wall? DIY Drywall Repair

Give Mom the Gift That Will Keep on Giving

How to Revamp Your Dusty Old Lamp in One Hour

handyman

Tips for Retrieving Valuables from the Drain

Giving a major deck appearance update, without breaking the bank

7 Things to do Before Moving in Guaranteed to Make Life Easier

5 Tips to Avoid a Contractor Scam

Top Tips to Prepare Your Home for the Winter

Top 8 Tips to Winterize Your Home and Save Money

Five Ways to Prevent Loved Ones from Falling in the Home

When is the Best Time to Get Your Gutters Cleaned?

Healthy Living

7 Tips to Stay Safe and Cool in the Summer

Home Modifications

BATHROOM, MOST DANGEROUS ROOM IN THE HOME

Simple Home Modifications that Make Homes Safer for Seniors

Top Three Projects That Will Make Your Home Safe

Walk-in Tub vs. Transition Tub: Which One is Best for You?

Prepare Your Home's Safety and Accessibility for the Holidays

How to Safely and Comfortably Age in Place

The Benefits of Modular Wheelchair Ramps

Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the ADA

How to Know it's Time For a Walk-In Tub

The Best Places to Install Bathroom Grab Bars

6 Bathroom Safety Tips That will Help You Live to 100

Organization

How to Save Space and Stay Organized With Terrific Shelving

Top 8 Ways to Simplify Your Dorm

Remodeling

Top Kitchen Features for 2018

Improve the Traffic Flow of Your Kitchen

Value vs. Price: What to Look for in a Contractor

Understand the Traffic Flow of Your Home's Kitchen

Top Home Improvement Projects That Pay You Back

Build Your Own Backyard Retreat

10 Easy Upgrades to Improve Your Kitchen on a Budget

Technology

8 Gadgets to Help Seniors Live at Home

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