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Callen Explains How Technology is Changing Home Design

The increased availability of and access to technology has changed the way that homeowners work with remodeling contractors, as well as changed the types of amenities that are included in...

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Local Contractor on Mission to Educate First Time Homeowners

New Berlin, WI, October 5, 2015: A local home service company specializing in plumbing, heating, air conditioning, and bathroom remodeling is on a mission to educate consumers about choosing...

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Prepare Plumbing for Cool Weather

New Berlin, WI, September 15, 2015: As we slowly stop using our air conditioners and start turning our heat on, the experts at Flat Rate Home Services advise their...

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Job Fair to be Held at MATC's Oak Creek Campus Oct. 13

A free, public job fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13, at Milwaukee Area Technical College’s Oak Creek Campus, 6665 S. Howell Ave. Nearly...

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How to Choose a Trustworthy Plumber

New Berlin, WI, August 31, 2015: Flat Rate Home Services, a local plumbing, heating and cooling company, understands that the average consumer is weary when it...

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Callen Construction Offers Tips for Preventing and Eliminating Exterior Mold

As the humidity heightens in the summer months, homeowners may start to notice mold growth on the exterior of their homes, fences, porches, or decks. However, with proper maintenance and...

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High Tech Comes to Hair Replacement Business

High tech, as demonstrated by a procedure called Micro Point Link (MPL), has come to the hair replacement business in Milwaukee—and has been well received, according to Dave Lemke, owner...

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Callen Shares the Pros and Cons of a Home Addition

When you need more space, making the choice between remodeling your existing home and buying a new house can be difficult. There are many factors and questions to take into...

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You Have an Unpaid Debt – or Do You?

The Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin has received recent reports of phantom debt collectors – callers posing as debt collectors – and is warning consumers about the relentless scandal involving...

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Internet Safety Month is a Reminder to Check Children’s Online Activities

This month give your children a refresher course in online safety. Although some parents help their kids with their first baby steps online, most do not. According to a study by...

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BBB Issues Alert on Engine Shopper, LLC

Cudahy-based online used auto parts dealer has racked up hundreds of complaints nationwide The Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin (BBB) is issuing an alert about Engine Shopper, LLC, a Cudahy-based online...

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Changes to Credit Reporting Rules Will Benefit Consumers

The Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin says new regulations governing the three credit reporting companies should make it easier for consumers to fix inaccuracies in their credit reports. Several new regulations...

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New Products Now Available at Appliance Gallery

Appliance Gallery, Wisconsin's premiere appliance store, has added new products from Bosch and KitchenAid at its Milwaukee showroom, 4550 W. Wisconsin Ave. Bosch recently introduced a 30" stainless steel single-wall oven...

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Milwaukee/NARI Tour Of Remodeled Homes Partners With The Salvation Army of Milwaukee County

The Salvation Army of Milwaukee County will team with Milwaukee/NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry) and the association’s annual TOUR of Remodeled Homes, scheduled for Sat., May 16 –...

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Industry Expert: Prevent Fires. Clean Dryer Vents.

Cleaning dryer vents can save you: time, money, and possibly lives. According to the National Fire Protection Agency, 18,000 structure fires a year in the U.S. are caused by...

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Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare to participate in National Healthcare Decisions Day

Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare will take part in a national movement to engage the public on the importance of advance health care planning by hosting events at two hospital locations on...

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Do You Have a Silent Leak? Southeast Wisconsin Plumber Suggests Auditing Water Bill

Milwaukee, WI, March 24, 2015 - We all do it four times a year; open our water bill and brace ourselves. It seems impossible to have an ever growing...

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Plumbing Experts Say Best Way to Minimize Damage During Emergency is to Turn Off Water Supply

Milwaukee, March 16, 2015: Hopefully, you have never been in the predicament of deciding to make an emergency call to a plumber. If you have, however, you may...

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Expert Plumbers Advise Homeowners to Monitor Sump Pump during Weather Warm Up

While the Milwaukee area is springing ahead into warmer weather next week, the experts at Flat Rate Home Services want you to keep a close eye on your sump pump....

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Inspired by Love of Their Country, Local Contractor Gifts Veteran Family New Furnace to Help Them through Harsh Winter

Milwaukee, February 23, 2015- In celebration of their 25th Anniversary, Flat Rate Home Service’s felt eager to give back to the community that has embraced them as a leader in...

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Community Watch

» Wisconsin DOT: South 27th Street is open for business during holiday season 04:14 PM

» Meijer to provide food for Oak Creek's annual 'Evening of Blessings' 01:46 PM

» Greendale School Board Academy to be held for prospective spring election candidates 10:48 AM

» Franklin girls basketball team has talent, looks for depth 10:17 AM

» Oak Creek pulls away late to beat Brookfield Central, 59-46 11/21

» Oak Creek 8th graders 'view the world' as journalists in writing unit, 4 essays to be posted online 11/19

» Updated state championship game rankings of area prep football teams and players 11/19

» Franklin's $37 million budget for 2016 sees few tax changes 11/18

» Rawson Avenue closure beginning Nov. 18 11/18

» Cudahy man found dead near hunting tree stand in Adams County 11/18

» Greendale trustees raise tax levy 1 percent, bump up budget by 45 percent to construct fire station 11/18

» Coming off good season, will Oak Creek football team dare to be great? 11/17

» Nine Oak Creek athletes sign letters of intent 11/17

» Franklin, Oak Creek swimmers finish well at state 11/17

» Hales Corners Chamber of Commerce to host social on Nov. 24 11/17

» Oak Creek Culver's to host annual Kids2Kids Toy Drive 11/16

» Hales Corners 2016 proposed budget sees 'nominal increase' 11/16

» Legacy Spa & Salon to host networking event on Nov. 7 in Hales Corners 11/16

» Greendale's first fire engine, which entered service in 1938, returns home 11/16

» Videos: Arrowhead stuns Franklin in epic football finish 11/14

» Resident invited to special Packers event after solving Associated Bank's 'turf search' in Oak Creek 11/13

» Franklin massage spa suspected of prostitution activities; owner charged Updated:  11/13

» Homeless sex offender may be in Hales Corners area 11/13

» Missing Franklin woman found, reunited with family 11/13

» Franklin woman missing since Wednesday, Nov. 11 11/13

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