Archive for March, 2016

4 Secrets That Will Keep Your Furnace Happy All Winter Long

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You might be wondering why we are talking about 24 hour furnace repair now that spring has sprung and the last thing you need is hot air blowing efficiently throughout your home. The fact is, the worst possible time to need emergency 24 hour furnace repair is when it’s frigid outside, your furnace goes kaput, and you are desperate. Not only does this put you and your family and uncomfortable position, you may have to wait long amounts of time to get a contractor to your home, as there will be a thousand other homes who need 24 hour furnace repair in your area at the exact same moment. Not to mention, furnace rep

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4 Tips on Taking Care of Your AC Unit

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Residential AC repair can be largely avoided if the resident will take care of the maintenance and upkeep properly. Although air conditioning services don’t have to be incredibly pricey, it can add up if you are having to call out the local AC repair man ever other week to fix some other problem. Having said that, if you do have a problem then you definitely want to make sure that you are calling a professional to take a look at what’s wrong because a DIY job could end up making your system worse. Now that the disclaimer is out, here’s what you can do to avoid yet another re

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Saving Money the Easy Way

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What homeowner doesn’t want to save money? By taking proper care and diligence of your home, you can reap the benefits for years to come. Below are some money saving tips and tricks that answer all of your concerns.

Plumbing


    Leaky faucets are sneaky culprits. An average household wastes more than 100.000 gallons of water per year just through leaks! A shower head leaking at 10 drips a minute contributes to about 500 gallons of that water waste. Just by being extra attentive and fixing these water leaks a homeowner can save 10 percent on their annual water bill, so your hard earned money does not go down the drain.

Heating and Cooling



Heating and cooling account for 48 percent of the energy use in a typical American home

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Adding Value to Your Property Four Home Improvement Projects to Increase the Value of Any Home

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The housing market is more competitive than ever thanks to the introduction of the internet. Less home sellers and buyers are consulting with real estate agents, as they can simply post and view photos of homes on the internet. Unfortunately for home sellers, this means that they are less likely to get views and feedback in person as there is an abundance of houses posted for sale for interested home buyers to view. In order to stay competitive on the net, many homeowners have little choice but to invest in home improvement projects to increase the value of a home and increase its appeal — homeowners that focus on the exterior of a home are able to increase a home’s curb appeal which can directly correlate with increased viewership and value. Here are four elements of a home’s exterior that has been shown to incr

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Can a Steel Roofing Contractor Help You Build a Maintenance Free Home?

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The original footprint is planned. The goal is to design a new home that is as close to no maintenance as possible. The basic space requirements are to create a space that matches the square footage of the master bathroom and the master bedroom. The kitchen, living room and, guest rooms can be much smaller than what you currently have now that the kids have grown up and moved out. With a second home at the lake, this new home near the city will be smaller, have virtually no maintenance, and require a very small amount of energy to heat and cool.
The first step is to pour the footings and lay the concrete floor, heated by tubing carrying hot water. The outside will involve steel roofing contractors workin

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