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  1. H202 Pool Treatment Solution

    “Water and Oxygen are the most necessary elements of human life, so to use Hydrogen Peroxide (H2O2) in our pool or spa only seems natural. Hydrogen Peroxide is commonly used as an antiseptic cleanser, antifungal and natural whitener. If kept to low levels of concentration, H2O2 can actually promote a healthy environment for living tissue….

  2. Understanding Apis Mellifera– Honey Bees

    Every couple of months we get a call here at HPS to deal with a wayward swarm of honey bees.  Bees are valuable and important to human survival, but dealing with an active hive that has taken up residence in or around your home can be overwhelming and maybe even a bit scary. Honey bees…

  3. HPS Fall Pumpkins!

    Fall is the time for Halloween, Thanksgiving and vivid autumn colors. It’s also pumpkin time and thanks to Steve’s unique parents, HPS has a great source for fun and unique, fall pumpkins. Retired seed scientists, John and Georgia grow a special plot of pumpkins every year and painstakingly carve names into them while they are growing….

  4. Carbon Monoxide Law

    As of July 1 2011, all California residents with single-family homes that have appliances that burn fossil fuels or have attached garages or fireplaces must have a carbon monoxide alarm. HPS has made a special purchase of First Alert’s digital, plug-in/battery CO alarms. While supplies last, we will offer to install the unit in your garage,…

  5. Making Gutters Work!

    At HPS we receive a lot of requests for information about gutters and how to best take care of them. Rain gutters are quiet but critical components of a building’s roofing system. They have the important job of capturing rainwater at the roof edge then controlling and directing it away from the structure. Uncontrolled water…

  6. Under The House

    Do you know what dangers lurk in the hidden recesses of your home? Even beautiful and expensive homes can hide ugly secrets where their owners cannot see. Here are some examples of typical yet startling things HPS has uncovered during the quarterly servicing of our clients homes. These homeowners had no idea of the problems…