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How to Remove Thick Ice from Sidewalks and Driveways

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The last thing many people want to think about in the middle of summer is the coming winter, but winter will return and it pays to plan ahead. A recurring problem that homeowners living in freezing climates have is getting rid of the thick ice that can form on their sidewalks and driveways. Here is how you can remove the thick ice. You Will Need: de-icer a long-handled ice scraper a shovel Remove Snow Covering Read More»

How To Rainproof Your Basement

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One of the most important things for new homeowners to do is check the waterproofing of their basement. A home’s basement is one of the biggest targets for rain damage, and it can also be one of the most severe, since water damage can soak into your foundation. Here are some things that you can do to make your basement more waterproof.  Stop Rainwater in its Tracks One of the worst sources of basement floods is rainwater that pools near the house. Read More»

Four Benefits Of Installing A Walk In Tub For An Aging Parent

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If your parent is aging but still living at home, they might slowly become more immobile over time. If bathing has become an issue, the benefits of a walk in tub might be just what your parent needs. Here are four reasons installing a walk in tub would be a good investment for your parent. 1. Give Your Parent Autonomy Even if your parent is just down the hall, they don’t want to have to ask for help every time they need to bathe. Read More»

3 Ways Planned HVAC Maintenance Can Benefit You For Years To Come

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If you’ve recently had an HVAC system installed, you understand that they aren’t cheap. While paying for more services may not seem wise, hvac planned maintenance can actually be of benefit to you and your HVAC system for years to come. Below are three ways in which you can benefit by setting up planned maintenance appointments with your HVAC technician. Lower Energy Costs Even if you’ve installed an energy efficient system, there are many things that can happen to your HVAC system that leave it running less than efficiently. Read More»

Troubleshooting Loud Noises From Heaters

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Through normal wear and tear or problems during installation, there are times when a lot of rattling and loud banging can come from the heating unit. There’s a few areas that require inspection, but the ductwork and fan system are the most common. As you look through the heating system for issues, consider a few inspection and repair options that could take care of the noises once and for all. Read More»