What To Worry About When Restoring A Place Of Business

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Whether you currently have a building or are looking at purchasing one, concerns about what may need to be restored in order to make it fit for commercial use can abound. There can be a number of sources of trouble in a structure, from dampness to hazardous materials on the premises. Creating a thorough checklist will allow you to approach the job in a more structured manner. Moisture The presence of moisture in a location, even if it occurred in the past, can lead a slew of issues including mold and mildew.

20 July 2018

3 Tips For Choosing The Right Shutters For Security And Energy Efficiency

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When you want to have new shutters installed on your home, you have many different choices. These can be simple storm shutters or roller shutters. There are also choices for traditional styles and more modern improvements that give your home protection and energy-efficient benefits. Here are some tips that will help you choose the shutters that are right for your home. 1. Roller Shutters for Storm Protection and Automated Energy Improvements

5 June 2018

Ready To Plan A Party? What To Rent And What To Know

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If you are planning a get together at your home and you hope the weather will cooperate enough for you to enjoy some time outside, call a party rental company. There are many items you can have dropped off and set up for the occasion. Here are some items you want to get, so you don't have to worry about hauling things around and getting everything ready to go.  Table and Chair Packages 

20 April 2018

3 Signs You Need A New Roof

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Having a highly functioning roof is very important for all residential dwellings. If your roof isn't in good condition, this can cause a plethora of issues for you. Here are three signs you need a new roof.  Curled Shingles  If you look at your shingles and notice that they are beginning to curl and break, this is a sign that they need to be repaired. Curled shingles are no longer in good enough condition to protect your roof because they have been broken down and warped by the elements over time.

6 March 2018

Spring Is Coming: Five Landscaping Services To Consider

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It's almost spring, and that means your yard will soon thaw and be visible to all of your neighbors. Do you want to get the most out of your home's exterior? Here are five landscaping services to consider to clean up winter's mess. General Clean Up Spring cleaning applies not just to the inside of your home, but also to the exterior. One service to look into is spring clean up.

26 January 2018

Does Your Attic Have Adequate Ventilation? 4 Ways That Improving The Ventilation Can Help Your Home

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If you haven't been paying much attention to the ventilation in your attic, you need to start. Your attic may be a place that you don't use very often – you might not use it at all – but it's still a very important part of your home. In fact, you might say that when it comes to home maintenance concerns, your attic should be at the top of your list.

15 December 2017

3 Tips To Extend The Life Of Your Heat Pump

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Not all people live in places with extreme climates, and as such, not all people require traditional heating and cooling mechanisms for their homes. If you live in a place with relatively cool summers and tolerably warm winters, you may opt for a heat pump instead of a more expansive heating system and air conditioner. Doing so means you'll be transferring heat instead of creating it, and in the process saving a considerable amount of money.

8 November 2017

Looking For A Fire Alarm Monitoring Company? A List Of Additional Services You May Want To Look For In A Company

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If you own a commercial building, you are required by law to have multiple fire alarms and possibly a sprinkler system in place. A fire alarm monitoring service can help you monitor the alarm and send first responders immediately if the system goes off. But, what you may not realize is that fire alarm monitoring companies often offer many other services aside from just alarm monitoring. Knowing what other services may be offered will help you find the alarm monitoring company that best meets your needs.

6 October 2017

Tips For Staying Safe When Restoring Your Home After A Flood

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A flood can totally devastate your home, especially if it takes days for the water to recede. It doesn't even take that much water to do a lot of damage. Cleaning up after a flood is a huge undertaking that you might not be able to do alone because of the contamination from the water and the growth of mold. Here are some important things to keep in mind during flood damage restoration so you stay safe.

9 September 2017

Maintaining Your Well Water System For Best Performance

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Having a well drilled on your property for water in your home can save you a lot of expense over time but even a well water system needs to be maintained. You can't just drill the well, drop a pump in and forget it. If you do, you may have problems down the line that will cost you money and time. Here are a few tips to maintain and check your well water system to make sure it is working properly:

10 August 2017