How Have You Prepared for the Hurricane Season?

Weather reports are already ushering in the 2014 hurricane season and the forecasters are reminding North Carolinians on what to expect. The state, after all has been in the path of a number of devastating storms, notably Bertha and Fran which paid visits in 1996. …

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Threats of Thunderstorm: Are You Paying Attention?

News of severe weather can be pretty alarming because thunderstorms can be unexpected. Sudden overnight changes in weather can topple trees and damage residential and commercial properties. Compared to tropical cyclones and floods, thunderstorms affect smaller, local areas and therefore, we tend to underestimate them.

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All-White Color Schemes: Not Just for Home Interiors

White interiors have long been a favorite among design blogs. They exude cleanliness and elegance and make a room look more spacious. But if you’ve been itching to make your living spaces Pinterest-worthy with a dramatic change in your color scheme, there are a few …

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Fireproof Your Home with Slate Roofing

A fire can take everything away from you—your home, your belongings, your loved ones, even your own life—in a matter of minutes. An article posted early this month on the WFMY News website featured a recent fire in nearby Whitsett:

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