Healthy Home

Dealing With Dampness

Dampness is a silent threat that can wreak havoc on your home, not to mention your health. Areas that often come in contact with moisture can become a breeding ground for mold and mildew.

In this month’s Healthy Home segment, we met up with local Mr. Handyman franchise owner, Dennis Magee, who explained how to spot potential problems and fix them before they get out of control.

Aging In Place

Everyone has his or her own reasons for wanting to spend their golden years in a familiar home. It’s known as, Aging In Place. According to an AARP survey, about 90% of seniors intend to remain in their current homes for the next five to 10 years.

In this month’s “Healthy Home” segment, we spoke with local Mr. Handyman franchise owner, Dennis MaGee, also a Certified Aging In Place Specialist, who explained some of the home modifications that can be made to allow homeowners to remain in their home safely, comfortably and independently.