Building a Proper Fire

Building a Proper Fire

One aspect of easy home maintenance is building a fire in the fireplace – a luxury today, where it was a necessity in the past. When you’re building your fire, make sure that the chimney flue is open to ensure airflow in your unit. Next, stack your logs on top of the metal holder, adding…

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Benefits of Home Water Filtration

Benefits of Home Water Filtration

Are you concerned about the quality of the water in your area? A home water filtration system can ensure that the water you use in your home every day is as safe as possible by removing sediment and unwanted minerals. Your investment in a home water filtration system can translate to healthier and cleaner drinking…

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Are Children at Higher Risk for Radon Exposure

Are Children at Higher Risk for Radon Exposure? Lung cancer risk increases for both children and adults who are exposed to radon in the home. However, most people are exposed to small levels of environmental radon without consequence. Unfortunately, children usually consume higher levels of radon than adults in the same household. Reasons for Increased…

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A Simple Way To Maintain Your Water Heater

Preventing Leaks There’s an easy way to keep your water heater from leaking: At least once a year, grab a large bucket, attach a hose to the drain and empty the tank. Then, simply allow the unit to refill. This process prevents sediment from building up in the appliance. This east maintenance will help the…

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Dimmer installation

Electrical updates offer you an affordable, personalized home. Find out how a professional electrician can use dimmer switches to tailor lighting to your specific needs and reduce your monthly energy bills. Reduced Energy Usage A dimmer switch allows you to adjust the level of lighting from compatible light fixtures and bulbs. This allows you to…

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