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Month: June 2018

3 Easy Tips to Prepare Your House for the Summer Heat

June 29, 2018

Summer is just around the corner — and that means the heat is on its way too. While summer is enjoyable when you’re at the beach or having a nice picnic, hot summer days can be miserable if your home isn’t properly cooled. So it’s important to make sure your house is prepared to handle […]

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Thinking Of Renovating? Pick Up Some Magazines About Remodeling

June 27, 2018

There are dozens of magazines about remodeling that could be found on any given newsstand today. Some are greater than others, encapsulating the main elements of putting together quality publications that actually mean something. So there are, for the uninitiated, some elements that separate great magazines about remodeling from poorer ones. Four in particular are […]

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Three Ways that a Spa can Save your Life

June 22, 2018

Most people today think of hot tubs as sources of fun and leisure, but modern spas have several therapeutic uses. In fact, the first modern jacuzzi was invented to mitigate the symptoms of arthritis. Other researchers have begun to look into the effects that spas can have on physical and mental well being. With that […]

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3 Tips to Follow While Preparing for a Radon Test

June 21, 2018

If you’re wondering about the levels of radon in your home, you’re not alone. There are serious dangers associated with continuous exposure to radon. In fact, statistics show that about 6% of homes throughout the United States have homes that are either at or above the EPA’s action level. It’s important to know that homes […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Hurricane Glass Doors

June 19, 2018

There are a lot of things that can blast your glass, and glass door manufacturers are always looking for the best way to make high impact glass for hurricane sliding glass doors. Here’s why glass door manufacturers are so busy, how impact glass doors and windows work, and what you need to think about before […]

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Yard Work and Father’s Day Too Often Go Hand in Hand

June 17, 2018

Father’s Day is a funny kind of holiday. After another full year of providing for their families, many wives and children give gifts that only encourage more work! From lawn mowers to bags of mulch, there are many families who are convinced that Dad wants nothing more than to spend another day outside working in […]

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Remodeling Magazine Ideas on a Budget

June 14, 2018

Every home remodeler has been there. After rushing home with a brand new remodeling magazine and finding dozens of ideas that are just perfect, they add up the cost and wind up with a heavy case of sticker shock. The fact is that remodeling magazines are full of fantastic ideas put together by professionals on […]

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Why You Need a Whole House Generator

June 14, 2018

According to data from the federal government, the electrical grid of the United States loses power 285% more often than it did back in 1984, which was when the first efforts were made to collect data on blackouts. In 2014 alone there were 130 reports of outages on the grid in just the first six […]

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Remodeling Magazines Help Families Remodel Their Homes

June 13, 2018

Every year, thousands of people purchase new houses and apartments across the country. Many families regard this purchase as one of the most exciting moments in their lives. Now, perhaps for the first time in their lives, they own a dwelling that they can call their home. They have a place which is isolated from […]

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ICF Solutions For Living and Building Green

June 7, 2018

Insulating concrete form or insulated concrete forms (ICF)is a building system of construction where reinforced concrete is poured in metal rebar between rigid foam exteriors. That may not sound exciting, but what should motivate you is that you can expect high performance from icf products, particularly in energy savings, cost savings, durability, and strength. Also, […]

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