Thomas Jepsen is a Danish economist with a MSc in Accounting, Strategy and Control from Copenhagen Business School. He is the founder and CEO of Contractor Quotes, a growing platform that helps connect homeowners with contractors as well as providing them with all the home improvement related information relevant for their project.
Since 2011, Thomas has been involved in the home improvement industry through different functions including consulting them on their business strategy, and he reviews a lot of the articles featured on the platform to ensure accuracy.
Having been involved in home improvement for so long, his main goal is to inspire better transparency in the home improvement space by making a range of different things more accessible to the homeowner to better ensure that they get the home that they want, while staying within budget and improving the amount of money homeowners can hope to recoup as a consequence of their efforts.
15 Ways to Detect Gas Leaks: What to Do if You Smell Gas
Gas leaks – once you smell it at home, panic ensues… and for a good reason. So many dangers are associated with it, and the unfortunate thing is, a lot have fallen victim to it. In fact, more than 33,000 injuries were reported back in 2009 that can be attributed to gas leaks. Not only... Read More
Sewage Backup in the Basement Floor Drain & Water Coming Up
Just the thought of sewage backup in the basement floor drain and water coming up is enough to make you shiver. Unfortunately since you’re reading this, there’s a good chance that it’s not just a thought. It’s a reality that you’re living with. Fortunately for you, you stumbled upon this article. With our help, your... Read More
Gas & Oil Furnace Leaking Water When Heat/AC is On: Why & What to Do
If your furnace is leaking water when the heat or AC is on, here’s what you should be doing to remedy the situation. A furnace, whether gas or oil, is not supposed to leak water. This is why a lot of homeowners, probably including you, are at a loss as to what to do when... Read More
Rain Gutter & Downspout Installation Cost
We all know that roofs are pivotal in protecting our homes from harsh weather conditions, but did you know that the gutters and downspouts are also involved in that? They’re not just an accessory recommended by your gutter installer that you think serves no purpose. Gutters and downspouts play a big part in preventing leaks... Read More
Finding a Broken Sprinkler Pipe in Your Underground Irrigation System
If you spend most of your time in your garden, you know that sprinklers are a godsend. It means saying goodbye to waking up early to water your plants before heading to work, and no more rushing back home to keep them alive during particularly hot days. However, there may also come a time that... Read More
What to Do if You Have a Flea Infestation in Your House: Get Rid of Them Fast!
Icky. That’s what fleas are. Or any pests for the matter. Just seeing a single flea may not cause you to panic, but what if you discovered an actual flea infestation in your home? A scary prospect, right? Unfortunately, it’s a very real thing. Some get the shock of their lives when they see fleas... Read More
How to Find Roof Leaks: Steps, With No Attic Access & More
Water is a must-have. But water coming from a leak in your home? It’s definitely a must-have-not. If you are experiencing this right now in your home, particularly a roof leak, know that you are not alone. You’re not the only one with buckets on standby to replace the nearly full one currently catching all... Read More
How to Find and Fix a Leak in an Above Ground Vinyl Liner Pool
If you’ve ever owned a portable Intex pool, you are probably familiar with the one thing that can spoil all the fun with it – leaks. Maybe the universe conspires so that those pools will get a hole or two, because it is such a common experience. And if it can no longer be fixed... Read More
Fixing a Toilet That Is Leaking At The Base When Flushed
Is there water seeping from under your toilet every time you flush? Gross, isn’t it? A leaking toilet is a problem almost every homeowner has to deal with eventually. But a leak that’s coming from the base of the toilet? That is not a leak you can simply ignore. For one thing, water that’s coming... Read More
Toilet Leaking Water from the Bottom of the Tank: 12 Steps to Repair It
If you see water leaking onto the floor that seems to be coming from the toilet, your knee-jerk reaction would probably be to wonder where is that water coming from. Is the tank broken? Is there a hole or crack between the tank and the bowl for water to seep from? Or worse, is there... Read More
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