The history of skeleton keys: How skeleton keys have changed the locksmith industry

Do you ever lose your keys and get that sinking feeling in the pit of your stomach? Imagine losing the key to your home, or even worse, losing the key to your business. In the past, skeleton keys were used to open any door. Today, we still use them for some special purposes. Let’s take…

Why home service business owners shouldn’t “ghost” their mental mealth

As a home service business owner, you have a lot on your plate. Between managing employees, keeping up with the demand of customers, and making sure your business is running smoothly and efficiently, your mental health could be something that’s on the back burner. It can seem like a daunting task and one that is…

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6 Plumbing nightmares that will make you scream

As a plumber, you’ve seen it all. From clogged toilets to overflowing sinks, you’ve unplugged the nastiest of messes. But even for someone with your level of expertise, there are some plumbing problems that just seem too bizarre to be true.  Here are six of the strangest plumbing nightmares we’ve heard of—but be warned, they’re…

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7 Technician tool bags of 2022 to make business easier

Home service professionals should always have the right tools for the job, but lugging around individual tools can be cumbersome and time-consuming. A good technician tool bag can make your job easier by organizing your tools and keeping them within easy reach.  Let’s take a look at our top seven picks for technician tool bags…

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7 Best HVAC blogs and forums for professionals

HVAC professionals are always on the lookout for new information to help them improve their craft. Whether it’s tips on installation, troubleshooting, or simply keeping up with the latest industry news, there are a number of great HVAC blogs and forums out there that can help. Here are seven of our favorite blogs. HVAC-Talk.com This…