Home Maintenance

Nov. 7, 2019

Getting Your Home Ready for the Holidays

The holiday season is one of the most-traveled periods of the entire year. People drive and fly across the country to visit friends and loved ones. It’s wonderful to have those you care about coming to visit, but it can also be very stressful if your home is in disarray ...

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Oct. 25, 2019

Do you really need new cabinets?

Are you in the market for some new cabinets? While it might seem like a good idea at first, replacing your cabinets might end up being more of a hassle than you expect. You may be able to give your cabinets a refresh for a lot less money (and stress ...

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Oct. 15, 2019

Fall Clean Up Tips!

Periodic home maintenance is essential, both to keep your house looking its best and to prevent problems that could worsen over time. One of the best times to clean up and maintain your home is during the fall, when temperatures start to drop but winter freezes are still a little ...

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Oct. 11, 2019

Halloween Decoration Trends

Decorating for Halloween is a tradition that many families take part in year after year. As with most traditions, though, the decorating trends that dominate Halloween change from time to time. The over-the-top Halloween decorating style will likely never fully go away, of course; there’s at least one house in ...

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Sept. 24, 2019

Time to update your home's curb appeal!

If your homes curb appeal makes a great first impression, everyone -- including potential home buyers -- will want to take a look at what's inside. The good news is that there are many lost cost options to increase your homes curb appeal. When addressing where to start in the curb ...

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Sept. 24, 2019

How to improve your homes marketability today!

Selling your home isn’t always easy. While there’s always a buyer out there somewhere, connecting with that buyer and agreeing on a price sometimes takes a little effort. There are a lot of little things that you can do to make this a lot easier, though. Many of these solutions ...

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Aug. 20, 2019

Septic Tank Ownership

Septic tanks are common in rural areas, though depending on where you live, you might have a septic system, even close to town. So long as things are going smoothly, it’s often difficult to tell that there is even a septic system in place. If your septic tank starts having ...

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July 29, 2019

Pros and Cons of Filling in your Pool

An in-ground pool can be a great way to relax around the house, enjoying the water on a hot summer day. However there are a few potential issues with in-ground pools that  can get to you after a while. Not only do you have to spend time and money getting ...

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July 16, 2019

Gardening Doesn’t Have to Be Hard to Be Rewarding

 

If the idea of getting up early on Saturday morning to commune with your landscape is an idea that you cherish, but don’t dare pursue because of the high level of maintenance required, you may be surprised to find out that a perfect garden doesn’t always require backbreaking labor ...

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June 17, 2019

Cleaning Common Household Appliances

 

For some people, cleaning is as natural as walking and breathing. But for the rest of us, it takes effort and probably some knowledge that we’re currently lacking. After all, it’s not such a big deal to clean a microwave, but for some reason it feels like it just ...

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