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  • Cleaning Up after the Storm Passes

    Hurricanes, tornadoes and other storm conditions with high winds can pose a major threat to life, limb, and wallet. Although making it through the storm with your life is great, recovering from the damage is no small task. As you assess the damages, take the time to understand a few services that could make the transition to recovery easier. Clearing Out Dangerous Damage Flying debris and damaged terrain can create a lot of risk to you or your family if not attended to.
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  • How To Handle Hard Water

    At some point, you might have heard about something called hard water. However, you might not be sure what it exactly is or what it means for you. To help you out, here is an overview of what hard water is and how it can be treated:    So what is hard water? When water has exceptionally high mineral content, it becomes known as hard water. The difference between hard and soft water (water that is much lower in minerals) isn't exactly rigid.
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  • Important Information about Flood Damage Every Homeowner Needs to Know

    Experiencing any natural disaster can be devastating. A natural event like a flood can take its toll on you and your family in several ways. One of the greatest ways you could be affected by a flood is through your health. If your home has been flooded, you should pay close attention to these tips to avoid some serious health risks. Water Damage Provides the Perfect Environment for Mold If your home was flooded and you have finally gotten out all the water, do not forget the wood and other materials in your home that are still there.
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  • Power Outages And Your Well Pump

    If you have a well at your home and you depend on it for all your water, ensuring it will still run when there is a power outage is a wise move. Having running water, especially if you have a large family, is essential for your household to run smoothly and on schedule. Without running water, you could be looking at missed bath nights and dirty dishes and laundry not getting done.
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  • Safety First For Roof Repairs

    Repairing a roof is not for the faint of heart. In most instances it is best left up to the professionals who not only know how to fix the roof properly but can do it safely. However, there may be times when you desire to repair something on your roof. Perhaps it is shingles that need to be replaced, heating cables that need to be added, or gutters that need to be fixed.
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  • 4 Non-Energy Related Reasons To Replace Your Windows

    If you have been doing your research about replacing your home windows, you have probably found out a lot about how much you can save in heating and cooling costs by doing so. This is obviously a great incentive for purchasing new windows, but there are other benefits that you should know about as well. These are a few other advantages that you can enjoy if you purchase replacement windows for your home.
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  • 3 Potential Causes Of Low Water Pressure In Your Toilet

    When you flush a toilet, the outgoing water leaves through the drain and fresh refilling water comes in from the tank. Sometimes problems with the toilet or your home's water supply can lessen the amount of water that reaches the bowl during a refill. This can impede the flushing function of your toilet and increase the risk of staining. There are a few potential causes of low water pressure in your toilet.
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  • Four Tips To Help Design A Custom Pool With Clean Natural Filtration

    If you want to have a custom pool, there are a lot of different designs to choose from. Most conventional pools you filters and chemicals to keep the water clean and safe for swimming. If you want to have a pool with fewer chemicals that is healthier, there are also natural filtration solutions for your pool. Here are some things that can be done to give your custom pool a natural filtration system.
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  • Why Is My Air Conditioner Freezing?

    So, you woke up this morning and noticed your home was a little stuffy. You took a look at the air conditioner and noticed that some of the coils were covered in ice and frost. Frozen coils are a common problem that air conditioners experience under certain conditions. If you're wondering what the problem is and how to fix it, read on. Air Conditioner Basics In order to understand why your air conditioner is frozen, you must first understand how your AC works.
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  • 3 Tips To Protect Your Storage Tanks From The Elements

    In your industrial setting, you probably rely on your storage tanks as keys to successful day-to-day operations. Although they are usually incredibly durable, there is always the chance that your storage tanks could be damaged by elements like rain or snow if you aren't careful. Luckily, following these tips can help you keep your storage tanks in great shape, no matter what the weather might be like outside. 1. Add a Coating of Protective Paint
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