Caulking Windows and Doors

Caulking Windows and Doors

Close the Gap Using an inexpensive caulking product to seal windows and doors is one of the most important home maintenance tips to help you save money on your monthly utility bills. Caulking the edges of openings where the air has been escaping will seal them effectively. This is especially important in older homes where…

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How To Pressure Wash Siding

How To Pressure Wash Siding

Cleaning your home’s siding has an amazing effect on the appearance of outside décor. You may be pleasantly surprised by how vibrant siding looks after washing away accumulated dirt and splash marks from rain. Giving your exterior a brilliant surface is an easy home maintenance project, and with a pressure washer by your side, it…

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A Burning Smell Requires Immediate Action

A Burning Smell Requires Immediate Action

If you smell something burning in your home, you need to act right away. The biggest warning sign that there is something wrong with your electrical work is that unmistakable burning smell. When wiring heats up, it melts the plastic sheath. As soon as this happens, you are at immediate risk. Fires can happen quickly…

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Give Your Hardwood Flooring a Fresh Shine

Give Your Hardwood Flooring a Fresh Shine

Your hardwood floors were built to be tough, but even they need some tender loving care every now and then. Bring your hardwood floors back to life by giving them a thorough cleaning. Vacuum them, and then mop with a cleaner that is specifically made for hardwood floors—you don’t want to accidentally cause any damage,…

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Fix Your Washer to Help Your Monthly Budget

Fix Your Washer to Help Your Monthly Budget

You probably put your washer to good use throughout the week. Eventually, water lines to this appliance can wear out, causing problems with the unit and affecting your utility bills. Proper upkeep and inspection can preserve the machine and keep you from wasting water. Look Out For Leaks It is common for the water lines…

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The Benefits of Adding Insulation To a Home

The Benefits of Adding Insulation To a Home

Of all the easy home maintenance projects you can take care of yourself, insulating is one of the most beneficial. Almost every area of the house benefits from having high-quality insulation in the walls. Here’s all of the ways this project can help:. Better moisture protection: During winter weather, making sure all areas of the…

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