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Keeping Small Animals And Birds Out Of Your Fireplace Chimney

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If you have a fireplace in your home, you most likely enjoy the warmth of a crackling blaze during cold temperatures. During the times your fireplace is not being used inside, the chimney portion may become a hideaway for small creatures. To keep birds, mice, squirrels, and raccoons from taking up residence inside your chimney, using precautionary steps to make the area less attractive and accessible is necessary. Here are some tips you can follow to make sure your chimney does not become a home for furry and feathered friends. Read More»

2 Household Items That Will Put Less Stress On A Septic Tank

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For homeowners that use a septic tank, it is important that you do not overburden the tank with things that should not go through your home’s plumbing. You may not realize it, but it’s even possible for certain dishwasher detergents to have a harmful effect if you are not careful. If you want your home’s septic tank to last a long time, use these two products. Septic Tank Friendly Toilet Paper Read More»

What's That Green Stuff? How To Remove Mold From Your Plaster Walls

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Excessive moisture in your home can cause mold to grow in your home. Unfortunately, mold can wreak havoc on plaster walls, especially if it isn’t removed quickly enough. As mold grows, it can cause the plaster to weaken, which may cause it to peel away from the wall. Mold can also cause health and breathing problems, especially if you haveasthma or allergies. If you’ve discovered mold growing in your home, don’t panic. Read More»

Three Ways You And Your Family Can Keep Your Air Conditioning Usage Low

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If you’re concerned about rising energy costs and how they’ll impact your utilities bills, it’s worthwhile to give consideration to your air conditioner usage. Sure, it’s pleasing to keep your home chilly when it’s hot outside, but you might find that your temperature is rising when you open your next bill. Fortunately, it’s easy for you and your family to adopt some smart habits that can keep your A/C usage manageable and, in turn, reduce the risk of an unpleasant surprise on your utilities bill. Read More»

The Benefits Of Solar Air Conditioners

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Solar air conditioners are an alternative type of air conditioner that, like their name suggests, make use of solar energy to cool your home down. Because of their unique method of generating power, solar air conditioners confer a number of unique benefits onto your home. Understanding what a solar powered air conditioning unit has to offer over a traditional, electrically powered air conditioning unit can help you decide whether or not a solar powered air conditioner is right for your home. Read More»