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Prepping Your Furnace for the Fall Season

When summer is over, your air conditioner will be taking its much-needed break. However, this is the perfect time to check on your furnace since it will soon be churning up the heat for the few months ahead. I...


2 Common Plumbing Issues and When to Consult a Professional

It is always advisable to have essential tools at hand to do minor repairs in your house. It is, however, equally important to know what exactly you are handling before you try to fix any fault. That applies to...

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Getting the Most Out of Your Antique Fireplace with a Mantel

Many consumers from all over the country continue to become more aware of the value that fireplaces bring to their home. This isn’t only in terms of financial value; these structures, so long as constructed a...

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Furnace Maintenance and Its Importance

When the colder months slowly come rolling in to kiss the summer seasons goodbye, there is nothing better than sitting down on a chilly night with a cup of hot chocolate, all cuddled up in a blanket and listeni...

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Common HVAC Ductwork Problems

Your HVAC ductwork plays an important role in reducing your home’s energy consumption while enhancing your comfort. Many factors can contribute to inadequate heating and cooling, but it can be difficult to pi...

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Recognizing Aphid Infestation and Basic Pest Control Initiatives

Aphid damage on gardens and yards are mostly due to the activities of nymphs and adults. They feed on the stems, leaves, flowers, and fruits, preferring clusters of new growth. Some species even attack plant ro...


Household Water Heating: Is It Time for a New One?

Water is an important resource. Though there are several bodies of water covering the earth, not all of them provide drinkable water. Even for household activities, you need water to be clean enough–and w...

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Experts’ Advice to a Longer-Lasting Water Heater

Water heaters are one of the most important equipment in any home, as these provide households with a sufficient hot water supply for up to 12 years. There are things you must do to make your water heater last ...

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3 Steps to Achieve a Beautiful and Healthy Lawn

Have you always been curious why other people’s yards look greener and more attractive than yours? Fret not, because you can also enjoy a beautiful lawn by simply knowing how to take proper care of it. He...

Top 3 Weed Control Tips

Many people take a great deal of pride in their gardens and lawns. After all, they represent a very powerful and potent first impression to visitors in their homes. While weeds are actually one of nature’s ...