Building a Truly Smart Home: Focusing on Health and Well-being

Smart Home

Building a Truly Smart Home: Focusing on Health and Well-being In the realm of smart homes, the common narrative revolves around cutting-edge technologies like sound systems, automatic lights, mod lighting, and integrated audiovisual controls. These interconnected systems often include features like outdoor and indoor lights, smart locks, curtains, garage doors, speakers, and even TVs. The […]

Home Maintenance Checklist by Month

Home Maintenance Checklists by Month   Nestled in the heart of Texas, the vibrant city of Austin boasts a unique climate that challenges homeowners with its extremes. From the blistering heat of scorching summers to the unpredictable nature of increasingly freezing winters, Austin residents face a dynamic environment that puts their homes to the test. […]

Home Maintenance Checklist by Month

Home Maintenance Checklist by Month   Nestled in the heart of Texas, the vibrant city of Austin boasts a unique climate that challenges homeowners with its extremes. From the blistering heat of scorching summers to the unpredictable nature of increasingly freezing winters, Austin residents face a dynamic environment that puts their homes to the test. […]

Tankless Water Heater Maintenance: An Autumn Essential

Water Heater Scale

Tankless Water Heater Maintenance: An Autumn Essential Ah, autumn. The leaves change, the air grows crisp, and pumpkin spice lattes become a daily ritual for some of us. But there’s another thing that should be on your radar this season – tankless water heater maintenance. The Hidden Hardships of Hard Water Picture this: A “cool” […]

Why Ignoring Chimney Maintenance Might Burn You (Literally)

Chimney Sweep Before and After

Why Ignoring Chimney Maintenance Might Burn You (Literally) Your Chimney: Not Just an Architectural Statement While chimneys might often be seen as just another architectural feature in our Texan homes, they’re far more functional than they let on. At HomePoint, we believe that every part of a house has its unique role. And though chimney […]

Why HomePoint Beats Home Warranties Every Time

Why HomePoint Beats Home Warranties Every Time Home Warranties: The Comforting Illusion So, you just got the keys to your dream home. You’re probably wondering whether to get a home warranty, right? It seems like a no-brainer. After all, who wouldn’t want to cover all those pricey appliances and systems? But here’s the kicker: Home […]

HomePoint with Builder’s Warranty: A Comprehensive Approach

HomePoint with Builder’s Warranty: A Comprehensive Approach Congratulations! You have built the home of your dreams or recently completed a significant remodel. Those should include a builder’s warranty. However, many homeowners misunderstand or misinterpret what the builder’s warranty covers and most importantly, what it does not cover. Let’s dive into this topic. Ultimately, the combination […]

HomePoint Freeze Audit: Included for Every HomePoint Subscriber

Austin Freeze

HomePoint Freeze Audit: Included for Every HomePoint Subscriber Why Does HomePoint Perform Freeze Audits? Despite being located in a typically warm region like Austin, we’ve experienced three consecutive years of harsh winter freezes. During each of these instances, we’ve identified common factors that are most likely to cause damage. A harsh freeze can cause major […]

How to: Fix an Overrunning Toilet

overrunning clogged toilet

End the Never-Ending Flush: How To Fix An Overrunning Toilet Learn what leads to overrunning toilets and how you can save time, money, and frustration. When it comes to overrunning toilets, the culprits are often worn-out parts such as the flapper valve and canister gasket. The flapper valve, commonly found in traditional toilets, is a rubber […]

How to: Prevent Costly A/C Repairs

How To: Prevent Costly A/C Repairs In Austin, Texas, where the scorching summer heat can be relentless, a functioning air conditioning system is essential for maintaining comfort at home. Regular maintenance is the key to ensuring your AC unit operates efficiently and avoids unexpected breakdowns. At our home maintenance company, we specialize in a subscription-based […]