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Landscape Maintenance And Your Dog

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You've spent time making sure your yard looks more than "just okay." That means landscape maintenance is absolutely essential. Why spend money on a pro to design the space, plant colorful blooms, get your grass in top shape and more when you're not going to care for it? Oh, but you do care for your yard. You water it, make sure the crass gets cut, weed and mulch. But, your yard is still lacking.

26 July 2017

How To Remove Calcium Buildup From Your Faucets

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    Calcium buildup is a common plumbing problem that results from a water supply that has a large amount of dissolved calcium within it. Over time, a chalky white buildup will materialize on your faucets and within your plumbing. Besides being an eyesore, this hardened calcium can actually restrict the amount of water that flows out of your faucets. Thankfully, if you do have a large amount of calcium on your faucets or iron water, you can take steps to remove it using a few household ingredients.

26 July 2017

Maintain Privacy – How To Keep People From Seeing Inside Of Your Home

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It is becoming a common occurrence to hear stories about peeping Toms. A peeping Tom is someone who gets sexual pleasure from secretly watching people undress or engage in sexual activity. It is a feeling of invasion to know someone is watching you. If you are hearing reports of a peeping Tom, then you do not want to become the next victim. Read on to find out how to keep people from seeing inside of your home.

25 July 2017

Investing In Outdoor Gothic Lighting

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Having adequate light is important, especially when it comes to the safety and aesthetic of your home's landscape. The right outdoor lighting can enhance not only your ability to see during night hours, but lighting can also accentuate your home's architecture and serve as a reflection of your personal sense of style. Gothic lighting is a unique way to add elegance and intrigue to your home's exterior. Here are three characteristics to be looking for when you want to invest in Gothic-style lights for your home's exterior in the future.

25 July 2017

Three Home Warranty Mistakes To Avoid

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When purchasing your first home, you want to make sure you are covered in case anything goes wrong. For many first time buyers, the initial costs of ownership — down payments, initial repairs, and moving expenses — leave the bank account a bit empty. Even a small repair can be stressful to cover until you have built your savings back up, which is why a home warranty can be a lifesaver.

24 July 2017

A Guide To Maximizing On Your Lawn And Garden

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Whenever you are looking into the betterment of your lawn and garden, there are some great landscaping tips you can follow. It's not enough to just maintain your house. If you really want your property values to stay up to par, you will need to care for the exterior as well. If this is what you are looking into, think about these strategies below to make the best use of your outdoor areas.

22 July 2017

Don't Replace These Devices Around Your Home — Get A Locksmith To Repair Them

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When you lose the key to a locked device that you own or the locking mechanism seems to fail, your first instinct might be to throw out the device if there's little reason to keep it and simply replace it. While doing so might be quick and easy, it can also be costly — especially if the device in question is expensive to replace. And, throwing these items into the landfill can also be a concern environmentally.

21 July 2017

New To Owning A Wood Burning Fire Place? 4 Steps To Keeping It Maintained

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There is nothing like a roaring fire to add a cozy touch to your home on a chilly night. For many people, wood burning styles are the way to go for filling the senses with warmth and the sweet scent of burning wood. However, it is important to keep in mind that wood burning fire places do require some maintenance, so use these tips to keep everyone safe as they enjoy the fire this season.

21 July 2017

Tips For Making Your Lawn Look Fantastic

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As a homeowner, you might find yourself taking more pride in your home than you have ever done in the past. Of course, to make sure that your lawn is looking as good as it can, you will have to make use of a variety of techniques. To help make sure that you are getting started on the right foot, you will want to review the following tips. Purchase Weed Control Supplies

20 July 2017

Metal Roof Mistakes To Avoid

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A metal roof can last a lifetime, which means it's a good investment for your home if the time has come to update your roofing. Although metal panels are durable, they can be victim to mistakes that shorten their lifespan. Knowing what these mistakes are can help you avoid them: #1: Not sealing every cut Most metal roofing panels come pre-painted with a durable finish in the color of choice. There will still end up being exposed metal by the end of installation, though.

20 July 2017