There are a lot of challenges that teens may face growing up. Many people say that your teenage years are the best years of your life, but for some people, this simply isn’t true. There are many trials that you can face as a teen, and a lot of people don’t realise just how challenging this can be. If you keep reading, you will find some of the trials that your teen could face as a teenager.

What do the following things have in common?

  • The indoor air quality in your home
  • Household mold issues
  • Asthma and allergies
  • The way that your house smells
  • The longevity of interior decor elements such as paint and wallpaper
  • Your level of comfort in your home

On first glance, you're likely thinking that there is no possible way one single thing could influence all of the above areas - but there is one, singular aspect of your home that is capable of influencing all of the above, and many more besides: humidity.


Of all the things that can go wrong with a home, the leaky pipe is perhaps the most frustrating and aside from the wasted water, a leak can actually cause damage. One thing you can count on is that the leak will grow over time, therefore, the sooner you have it fixed, the better. The first task is to actually locate the leaking section of pipe and this can be very difficult. One could always call in the local plumber, but if you fancy tackling the problem yourself, here are a few ways that you can deal with a leaking water pipe.