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Preserving The Gaslamp Museum »

SUNDAY, JULY 29, 2018 ON ABC 10 Approved Home Pros learns the history of the Gaslamp Museum at the Davis-Horton House and the problems they were facing. The windows in the museum were causing sun damage and destroying their artifacts. NU-VUE Window Films decided to give back to the city of San Diego and donated window films to preserve the history that the Gaslamp Museum displays.

Approved Home Pros Radio Show: Allegiance Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. & Jamar Power Systems »

SATURDAY, JULY 28, 2018 ON KOGO 600 This week, Jamar Power Systems shares some energy saving techniques that can help lower your power bill. Then, Allegiance Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. discusses what to look for to know if your A/C is failing and what goes in to an A/C service.

Shade Ideas For Your Backyard »

SUNDAY, JULY 29, 2018 ON ABC 10 When it comes to outdoor living in San Diego, shade is the biggest factor for comfort. All Seasons Windows & Patios describes the variety of options you have in order to create shade in your backyard. They work with you to come up with a customizeable solution to your shading needs. 

Choosing The Right Composite Decking »

SUNDAY, JULY 29, 2018 ON ABC 10 In San Diego, everyone wants to have an inviting, usable and welcoming outdoor living space. Fraser Decks & Patio Covers shares what options you have when selecting materials to build a deck that will be sure to make your outdoor space an enjoyable destination for everyone.

Historical Home Remodeling »

SUNDAY, JULY 29, 2018 ON ABC 10 If you have a historical home, getting designation can be a great investment especially with the mills act where there’s a significant property tax reduction. For additions or exterior remodeling on historical homes, it’s important that the design complies with city requirements to pull permits. Sometimes it’s as simple as contrasting finishes like stucco texture and color to define the original building.

Basic Maintenance For Your Air Conditioning »

SUNDAY, JULY 29, 2018 ON ABC 10 There's nothing worse than being in a heat wave and realizing there's something wrong with your air conditioning. Bob Briley from We Care Plumbing, Heating & Air shares the basic maintenance your A/C needs to run smoothly.

Creating Shade In Your Outdoor Living Space »

SATURDAY, JULY 7, 2018 ON ABC 10 It is summertime in San Diego, which means it is hot outside. If you want to take advantage of your outdoor living space this Summer, you probably want to think about adding some shade. System Pavers shares what you need to know about pergolas and how they can enhance your outdoor space.

Health Conscious Pest Control Options »

SATURDAY, JULY 28, 2018 ON ABC 10 Finding pests or termites in your home can be startling and scary. Sue Fries, The Termite Lady from Ecola Termite & Pest shares the most common types of pests you'll see in San Diego and the things you need to know to get rid of them successfully.

Taking The Confusion Out of Solar »

SUNDAY, JULY 22, 2018 ON ABC 10 The overwhelming majority of home owners in San Diego could be saving considerable money by installing solar panels on their home, but they aren't. Even with the constant rate increases from the power company that make looking at your bill more and more painful, most people will still choose to buy expensive power from the utility company. SunPower by Milholland explains why many people feel confused about going solar. 

Warning Signs Of Plumbing Problems »

SUNDAY, JULY 22, 2018 ON ABC 10 Summertime with all the house guests and visitors can be taxing on your plumbing. Black Mountain Plumbing describes the warning signs and the most common plumbing problems you're likely to see in your home.

Ask An Expert: The Dangers Of Using Unlicensed Contractors »

SUNDAY, JULY 22, 2018 ON ABC 10 There has been a lot of information on the news and the Contractors State License Board website about sting operations that have been conducted to stop unlicensed contractors. We asked the industry's top experts Brian Milholland, president of SunPower by Milholland and Gregg Cantor, president of Murray Lampert Design, Build, Remodel about unlicensed contractors and how you put yourself at risk when you hire them.