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  • Private Well Owner? What To Try When Your Well Pump Stops Working

    Estimates from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) suggest that more than 15 million homes in the United States are currently served by private water wells. While somewhat expensive to drill and initially outfit with the water pump, pressure tank and electrical controls necessary to bring the water into the home, private water wells usually require little in the way of additional maintenance through decades of use. But if and when they do stop functioning correctly, homeowners can use these tips to help diagnose the problem.
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  • How To Prep Your Air Conditioner After Winter

    Since it is winter, your home's air conditioner is probably the last thing on your mind. However, spring will soon be here, which means you'll need to start preparing your air conditioner for hot days. Since many HVAC specialists get booked in the spring and fall—before the hottest and coldest months—it's important to put AC prep on your to-do list. Change Your Filters If your AC filters haven't been changed since the AC was last used, they are probably very dirty.
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  • 3 Different Options For New Counter Tops In Your New Kitchen

    When you are building a new home, you want your kitchen to have durable surfaces that last. Solid surface countertops are a great investment that will last, and give your home value. There are also different options for solid surfaces, such as real stone, concrete and synthetic materials. Here are some of the different options that you may want to consider for adding solid surfaces to your new kitchen: 1. Solid Surface Synthetic Materials for Colors and Interior Design
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  • A Guide To Your Commercial Building Project

    When you're looking to get the best from your commercial construction project, it pays to bring together a team of pros that are great at what they do. When you build this team and get all hands on deck, you'll be better able to get a wonderful end result out of your construction. With this in mind, start by using the tips below in order to capitalize on your construction and make sure the project is handled thoroughly from start to finish:
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  • These Are Your Choices In Wall Insulation When You Want To Improve Energy Efficiency In Your Home

    Adding insulation to the exterior walls of your home could help lower your power bills and increase the comfort level inside your home. There are different options of wall insulation. The primary deciding factor that narrows your choices is whether you want to open up the walls to apply it. If you're going to put up new drywall or exterior siding, then you have more choices than if you need to add the insulation without ripping open the walls.
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  • Things You Should Know About Basement Waterproofing

    The basement of your home can be one of the areas of your house that will be at the highest risk of suffering serious water damage. Waterproofing a basement will be essential for allowing you to avoid this type of damage from causing major problems for your house. Understand The Various Causes Of Basement Water Damage There can be many different sources of water damage that can impact a basement. However, homeowners will typically only be aware of the threat from plumbing problems contributing to this damage.
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  • 3 Reasons To Hire A Roofing Contractor To Install A Metal Roof

    If you are in the process of building a new home, or if you are redoing your roof, then you will likely find that you have a great deal of excellent roofing materials to choose from. One roofing material that is excellent for most homes is metal. There are so many awesome reasons why you should have a roofing contractor install a metal roof for you and this article will discuss 3 of these reasons in more detail.
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  • 3 Reasons To Consider Having Your Insulation Checked

    One of the biggest problems that you can have in your home is to have insufficient insulation, mostly because this can lead to quite a few different issues for your home that can include everything from making your home quite noisy to costing you a lot of money on your utility bills. Listed below are three reasons to consider having your spray foam insulation checked by an insulation service: It Can Save You Money
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  • Advice for Stamped Concrete Installation

    Homeowners who want to achieve the look of natural stone paving tiles without their exorbitant expense often turn to stamped concrete instead. Still others opt to go the full distance and install a this form of decorative concrete sidewalk or patio themselves. Before undertaking such a task, however, it is vital that you possess the relevant material. If you have a stamped concrete installation project in your future, read on. This article will offer two tips to help ensure your success.
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  • 3 Things To Know About Allergies And The Filter In Your Air Conditioner

    Those who want to effectively rid their HVAC system of dust and other potential allergens would do best to have their duct system professionally cleaned. Yet be aware that even this won't completely eliminate the possibility of allergens entering your home. To do that, you'll need to equip your air conditioner with the right type of filter. If you would like to learn more about the role your AC filter plays in allergies, read on.
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