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Selecting the Right Siding

Before you make a purchase of siding for your home, become familiar with the various sidings available. Choose one having not only a good appearance but one that will give you many years of service.  The following is a list of a few important areas to consider when making your selection.  1. Durability Is it [...]

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Water Heater Maintenance

 Water heater maintenance procedures: For a heater to operate efficiently, proper water heater maintenance procedures must be followed. Dirt, sediment and minerals from the water settle to the bottom of the water tank as water is added. These additives can accumulate over time, causing the heater to lose efficiency by making the heater work harder. They [...]

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Winter Preparation

Don’t wait until you have damage due to the cold temperatures. I have listed some of the winter preparation procedures you can do to protect your property during the winter months. The materials suggested are readily available at most home improvement stores.   AREAS REQUIRING WINTER PREPARATION: Doors and Windows * If you feel a draft [...]

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Fixing Doors

  STEPS IN FIXING DOORS: How to fix and maintain an entry door  (Part 1) Fixing entry doors is necessary in time due to being exposed to dampness and changing weather conditions. Exterior doors are built stronger than interior doors so they can better withstand these conditions. In time, entry doors will not close completely or will [...]

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Home Maintenance Musts

There are certain home maintenance musts that an owner can perform to prevent failure that may result in costly repair bills. The following is a list of maintenance steps that should be performed  to stay well maintained. HOME MAINTENANCE MUSTS: 1. Replace furnace filters every 6 months or as recommended by the manufacture of the furnace. 2. [...]

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