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8 Common Mistakes Made With Replacement Windows


Saturday, August 18, 2018

Whether you’re renovating your home or it’s simply time to upgrade your windows, there’s no doubt that choosing replacement windows is a major commitment and investment. Choose the wrong windows and you may regret your choice for years to come. This isn’t a decision that you want to take lightly. But with so many options to ...

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4 Common Home Plumbing Problems and Fixes


Friday, August 17, 2018

Plumbing is an essential component of our day to day modern living ecosystem. Clean running water, toilets and their accompanying sewage systems, dishwashers, clothes washing machines, showers, and countless more systems ranging from convenient to essential all rely on plumbing to function. But like anything else, home plumbing systems suffer from failures from time to ...

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4 Most Likely Access Points for a Home Burglary


Wednesday, August 8, 2018

For many homeowners, nothing is scarier than the thought of someone breaking into your home. After all, your house is where you feel safe and protected. Unfortunately, home invasions are a real risk, regardless of where you live or what type of dwelling you reside in. The good news is you can protect your home, ...

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11 Most Useful Tools in a Plumber’s Kit


Sunday, August 5, 2018

When you have plumbing problems, chances are that you’ll call a licensed plumber to come help you. If you’re able to do small repairs for yourself, that’s great. Here’s a tip: when the plumber is there, have a look or ask what’s in their tool kit so you know what you might need to buy ...

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Make Your Lawn Great Again: 4 Benefits of Lawn Aeration


Friday, July 27, 2018

You take the time to cut, weed, water, and fertilize your lawn. It looks green and impressive, demonstrating the time and hard work that you put into it. However, one day it begins to turn a brownish colour and because you have done everything right you are stumped as to why this happened. This may be ...

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5 Tips for Mixing and Matching Living Room Furniture


Friday, July 27, 2018

Nothing makes your living room come alive more than a carefully selected mix and match of furniture. While a case could be made for minimalist designs, this is not an excuse to stick to one décor style throughout your home. A living room spotting mix and match furniture exudes a fresh, modern and exquisite look ...

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