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5 Signs Your Water Filtration System Needs Attention

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We all need water. We drink it, cook with it, wash with it, and more. It’s fundamental to our health and wellbeing. This is why you’ve invested in a water filtration system. Water filters provide safe and clean water to our families by filtering out bacteria and other harmful particles. However, over time, or due… (read more)

6 Easy Ways to Humidify Your Home (Without a Humidifier)

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As the cold of winter approaches much of the country this year, you may be gearing up for many frigid months – along with increased heater usage and resulting dry air. Dry air is a real problem because it causes dry skin and eyes, nosebleeds, and an increased risk of catching a cold or the… (read more)

How and When to Change Your Air Filter at Home

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Changing air filters is a necessary fact of owning or renting a home. Most homes have central AC these days, and ensuring that the air running through your home is clean is a crucial step in taking care of your health and the health of your family. In addition, changing your air filter regularly will… (read more)

How to Hang (Almost) Anything on Any Wall

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For a new homeowner, determining how to hang artwork or other heavy items from the wall can be a daunting proposition. There are several factors to consider, including wall type and how the electrical is run. Even veterans learn something new every time they try to hang something unconventional. Luckily, all it takes is a… (read more)

Money-Saving Tips for Homeowners this Tax Season

Tax season is upon us, greeted with the usual groans and procrastination. However, depending on your actions in the previous year and your decisions while filing, many homeowners save or even make money while filing taxes with the federal government this time of year. So, how are some ways to make sure you’re getting the… (read more)

Helpful Home Maintenance Tips To Keep Your Place In Great Shape

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Staying on top of your home’s required maintenance is critical whether you are in the process of selling or you’re planning to reside in it for many years to come. Proper cleaning and repair is necessary to maintain the baseline value of your property, just as going above and beyond can make the difference of… (read more)

How You Can Have A Pool That You Can Be Proud Of

Pool maintenance is essential to having a sparkling oasis to relax in all summer long

Having a pool to cool off in during the hot summer months is a wonderful thing – especially if it is right in your backyard! If you are fortunate enough to have your own, you also know it requires regular maintenance to stay more “refreshing oasis” and less “bog from heck”. Luckily, it only takes… (read more)

Easy Ways to Save Money On Your Air Conditioning Bill This Summer

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According to the U.S. Department of Energy, the average energy and home air conditioning bill costs American homeowners over $29 billion per year in total. A lot of that expense can be avoided with a few easy tips and simple hacks. The average home resident spends an average of $181 for air conditioning and other utilities. Now imagine taking… (read more)

Save Your Money – Here’s Why Air Duct Cleaning Isn’t A Necessity

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The responsibility of keeping a home clean and organized can often feel like an overwhelming task. Keeping up with the proper maintenance of your home is a big responsibility. With our schedules busier than ever, sometimes upkeep can become an afterthought, and air duct cleaning is frequently the lowest on the list. Read on to find out… (read more)

Flooding: What To Do When Your Home is Affected by Water Damage

With Tropical Storm Cindy in the past, it’s safe to say that the rainy months of the year are officially upon us. Unfortunately, this means there could be a chance that the heavy rains could cause flooding nearby. Flooding causes millions of dollars worth of water damage to American homes, not to mention the lives… (read more)