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Three Essential Things to Do to Save Water at Home

Clean water is a limited resource and many are increasingly aware of this due to the water problems Flint has experienced in recent years. While this alone may be enough to encourage you to find ways to save water at home, you may also want to reduce water consumption...

8 Ways To Prepare Your Home For Fall

Summer has come and gone and fall is nearly upon us. The kids are back in school, so pack away all the camping, swimming, and other fun summer gear and make sure your home is ready for the first of many cooler days. Use the following 8 tips to help you prepare your...

6 Signs of Mold in Your Home

Look Out For These Signs of Mold People do many things to make sure their homes are clean, safe, and healthy for their families. A big threat to a healthy home is mold growth. To know for certain whether there is mold in your home, you need to hire a professional to...

Ways to Keep a Healthy Summer Lawn

Spring seems to be the time when the lawn takes care of itself. A lawn that was dormant all during the winter suddenly comes back lush and green. It does not seem to need mowing very often, and if rain is abundant, it may not even need to be watered. However, the heat...

How to Reduce Radon Levels in the Home

Before purchasing a home, it is important to first have a home inspection and a radon test. If there are high levels of radon present in the house, there are a few ways to reduce radon levels and minimize the risk to your family's health. As a colorless, odorless gas,...

How to Clean and Maintain a Gas Grill

During the summer months, there's no better way to enjoy the outdoors with friends and family than grilling out. In order to keep your gas grill functioning well for years to come, it is important to properly clean and maintain it. The more you cook on the grill, the...

7 Spring Home Maintenance Tasks for Homeowners

Spring Home Maintenance is Important for Every Homeowner Many people believe spring cleaning is only about cleaning out closets, dusting off sports equipment, or digging a path through the garage. However, it's also a perfect time to check and see how your house has...

How to Buy Your First Home

Most people dream of becoming a homeowner and consider it a financial investment that pays off over the years. For those who are new to the process of buying a house, it can be difficult to know where to begin. If you're ready to buy your first home, read on for a few...

Home Improvement to Increase the Value of Your Home

Increase the Value of Your Home with Updates that Won't Break the Bank There are a great may home improvement ideas to be discovered, so how are you supposed to know which ones are going to increase the value of your home for the least money? Your bathrooms and your...

5 Ways to Keep Your Fireplace Safe This Winter

Keep Your Fireplace Safe With Our Fireplace Safety Tips Winter is here, which means that if you have a fireplace, you're probably using it quite a bit. It’s important that you follow all the necessary precautions to keep your fireplace safe when doing so. Your...

Tips for Shoveling Snow Safely

Why is Shoveling Snow Safely Important? When you think about the dangers of shoveling snow, you probably think about straining your muscles and aggravating back problems. While these are certainly concerns, a greater danger is that of a heart attack. Shoveling snow is...

Preparing Your Home For Vacation

By Preparing Your Home For Vacation, You Can Relax On Your Trip Regardless of whether you’re leaving town for a long weekend or for the season, you’ll enjoy your vacation more knowing that you’ve prepared your house for your time away. It helps to begin your...

How To Prepare Your Home For Winter

As the weather starts cooling down and we begin to approach winter, we should take certain steps to protect our homes from damage during a freeze. No one wants to have to deal with a frozen or burst pipe ruining their day—or their property. Luckily, there are steps...

Cleaning Gutters Made Simple

When the rain starts to pour, you want to know your roof’s gutters are in good shape and free of debris, especially in Autumn when leaves accumulate quickly. This time of year, it is nearly impossible to keep falling leaves out of your gutters, so it's important to...

Control Mold Growth In Your Home

Water Damage? 6 Tips to Control Mold Growth In Your Home If you’ve got any water coming into your home due to a broken pipe or flooding, mold growth is a major concern. It only takes a little bit of moisture for mold to grow and cause an enormous amount of damage to...

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