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3 Ways To Minimize Mold In Your Remodeled Bathroom

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Bathroom remodeling can give you the room of your dreams – or it can turn into a mold-filled nightmare if proper precautions aren’t used. There are a few easy tips to know and discuss with your contractor during the remodel process. Ignoring these tips could create an expensive mess in the future. Mold-Resistant Drywall  If you’re undergoing a major bathroom remodel, it’s likely that some of the walls were opened up to give your contractor access to the plumbing. Read More»

Options For Your Home's Water Line Repair

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If your home’s main sewer line has failed, then you have two options for fixing the problem. The first option is a traditional trenched repair, and the second is a trenchless fix. Each of these options has their own advantages. Here is some information on each repair procedure in order to help you make this very important plumbing decision: Option 1: Trenched Sewer Line Repair Traditionally, main sewer lines were repaired by removing the broken pipe and replacing it with a new pipe. Read More»

Four Contemporary Fence Styles That Will Give Your Home A Unique Look

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If you want to have a fence added to your home, it can provide you with security and privacy. The problem is that many fences look the same, and if you have a home with a contemporary design, you probably want to have a fence that matches your home. This can be done with many conventional materials used in ways that are not so conventional. Here are four fencing styles that will give your home a contemporary look: Read More»

3 Window Trimmings To Save You Money On Your Energy Bill

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As the weather begins warming up, you worry about what you are going to do to keep your heating and cooling bills down. For most homeowners, they are trying to save money at every turn. By making a few simple changes in your window treatments, you can keep more of your air inside and save on heating and air conditioning service and repair bills. Stop losing money on your energy bill and start keeping it in your pocket by following the tips below. Read More»

Signs That Your Furnace Is about to Shut Down

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When your home’s furnace shuts down completely, of course you need to call a contractor and have it repaired, but often there are signs that the unit is in need of repairs long before it actually breaks. Being aware of these signs can help a homeowner to know when they should repair their furnace and will help avoid even costlier repair bills down the road. If you notice any of the following in your own home, call a contractor right away. Read More»