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Local Contractor on Mission to Educate First Time Homeowners

New Berlin, WI, October 5, 2015: A local home service company specializing in plumbing, heating, air conditioning, and bathroom remodeling is on a mission to educate consumers about choosing...

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Prepare Plumbing for Cool Weather

New Berlin, WI, September 15, 2015: As we slowly stop using our air conditioners and start turning our heat on, the experts at Flat Rate Home Services advise their...

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Helpful tips for your Baby's First Haircut

Helpful tips for your Baby’s First Haircut September 14, 2015 Looking for some helpful tips to make this first haircut one with out tears or fears?...

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How to Choose a Trustworthy Plumber

New Berlin, WI, August 31, 2015: Flat Rate Home Services, a local plumbing, heating and cooling company, understands that the average consumer is weary when it...

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Callen Designer Suggests Modifications That Benefit People of All Ages

September is Healthy Aging® Month, an annual observance designed to focus national attention on the positive aspects of growing older. As more and more Americans embrace a healthy, active lifestyle,...

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Callen Shares Seven Signs It’s Time For Roof Replacement

Years of exposure to the elements will eventually leave your roof unable to effectively protect your family and possessions. But waiting until you see water stains on the ceiling or...

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BBB Tip: Back-to-School Shopping Shouldn’t Break the Bank

“Back-to-school” specials now run all summer long and, while kids may not want to think about summer’s end, smart parents can take advantage of all the deals to save money...

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Enhance Your Home’s Exterior With Tips From Callen

While homeowners often think of the need to have a visually appealing and properly functioning roof and siding, the importance of soffit, fascia, and gutters cannot be underestimated. According to...

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Staycation Suggestions for Your Home’s Exterior from Callen

With many families watching their spending, opting for “staycations” instead of extravagant getaways has become a frequent compromise. A staycation is a vacation from work for relaxation and leisure activities...

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Callen Offers Remodeling Tips if Looking to Sell Home

When the decision is made to sell your existing home and buy something new, getting the existing home ready to sell is not an easy task job. In fact, there...

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New Products Now Available at Appliance Gallery

Appliance Gallery, Wisconsin's premiere appliance store, has added new products from Bosch and KitchenAid at its Milwaukee showroom, 4550 W. Wisconsin Ave. Bosch recently introduced a 30" stainless steel single-wall oven...

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Industry Expert: Prevent Fires. Clean Dryer Vents.

Cleaning dryer vents can save you: time, money, and possibly lives. According to the National Fire Protection Agency, 18,000 structure fires a year in the U.S. are caused by...

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Do You Have a Silent Leak? Southeast Wisconsin Plumber Suggests Auditing Water Bill

Milwaukee, WI, March 24, 2015 - We all do it four times a year; open our water bill and brace ourselves. It seems impossible to have an ever growing...

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Expert Plumbers Advise Homeowners to Monitor Sump Pump during Weather Warm Up

Milwaukee, March 16, 2015: Hopefully, you have never been in the predicament of deciding to make an emergency call to a plumber. If you have, however, you may...

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Expert Plumbers Advise Homeowners to Monitor Sump Pump during Weather Warm Up

While the Milwaukee area is springing ahead into warmer weather next week, the experts at Flat Rate Home Services want you to keep a close eye on your sump pump....

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Milwaukee/NARI Discusses Radon – What You Should Know

As thoughts turn to spring and opening windows to let in fresh air, keep in mind the importance of healthy, clean, indoor air year round. The United States Environmental Protection...

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BBB Warns Service Members of common scams during Military Saves Week

Military Saves Week is an opportunity to focus on the financial readiness of Service Members and their families to help them reduce debt and save money for the future....

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Flat Rate Home Services Urges Consumers To Be Aware Of Space Heater Dangers

: Space heaters can be a convenient, less expensive way to warm up a chilly room. However, Flat Rate Home Services believes the dangers may outweigh that convenience....

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BBB Offers Advice on What to Do After a Data Breach Compromises Your Identity

Anthem Insurance is latest corporation to be hacked Tens of millions of Americans could be victims of the latest corporate data breach, this one at Anthem Insurance. Unknown hackers apparently stole...

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Member Companies Provide Support to Home Improvement Show

In addition to the services provided by Milwaukee/NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry) and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, co-sponsors of the 53rd annual Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Show, which will...

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Community Watch

» Caterpillar Inc. moves Oak Creek mining equipment HQ to South Milwaukee 10/9

» Updated week eight rankings of area prep football teams and players 10/9

» Police deem Kayla's Playground safe after nearby explosion; ribbon cutting will proceed today Updated:  10/9

» Oscar's Frozen Custard Franklin location stalled by lack of equipment 10/8

» 'Evening of Blessings' provides the less fortunate with Thanksgiving dinner 10/8

» Greendale's Reading Buddies program connects first-graders with dedicated adult volunteers 10/7

» Franklin football team batters Indian Trail in stunning fashion 10/6

» Franklin shows patience, rallies to win SEC girls tennis title 10/6

» Oak Creek football team enjoys homecoming with win over Horlick 10/6

» Hales Corners Historical Society will have a special program about cemetery tombstones Oct. 7 10/6

» Greendale library director to interview familiar mystery writer 10/6

» Redevelopment in works for Hales Corners shopping center 10/6

» Milwaukee suburbs trick-or-treat times 2015 10/5

» Franklin celebrates homecoming by smashing Indian Trail, 42-0 10/2

» Oak Creek Public Library to close for one week during move to Drexel Town Square 10/2

» Greendale Gallery Night set for Oct. 16 10/2

» Carlisle Interconnect Technologies plans to expand Franklin location 10/2

» Root River Center Reopened: Grand opening will be on Oct. 9 to 11 10/2

» Hales Corners will observe trick or treat times on Oct. 31 10/1

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Is Aaron Rodgers really the best QB in football? 10/1

» Aligned Modern Wellness's One Year Anniversary on Oct. 2 9/30

» Video: Franklin High School students lend a hand at Kayla's Playground Updated:  9/30

» The Hill Has Eyes at The Rock is open for scaring 9/30

» Legends of the Field plans to Acquire Master Z's 9/30

» Sandra's on the Park puts a modern twist on supper clubs Updated:  9/30

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