Archive for September, 2016

Preventing a Costly Break In to Your Commercial Property

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Commercial business owners have a lot of responsibility. They must ensure that their commercial property is updated and secure. Some commercial property owners do not put as much effort into the security and safety of their commercial properties as they do their residential properties. They only spend a few hours a day at the commercial property, so it may not seem as important to take the extra safety steps. However, commercial properties are the most burglarized buildings and often contain more confidential information and more financial documents. Simply renting or purchasing a commercial property with door locks is not enough to guarantee the security of your commercial property.

Additional security measures should be taken with all business locations, including installing a door with secure lock

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How to Have the Nicest Looking Yard on the Block

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Every block has that house that looks much better than everyone else?s. There exterior always looks freshly painted. The windows are always brightly clean. The trees and the shrubs are always perfectly cut. The flowers are carefully laid out, bringing the appropriate amount of color to the exterior of the home. The lawn always appears to be freshly cut. As much as you may desire that to be your home, it takes a lot of time and lawn upkeep to have a professionally landscaped home. In fact, most homes that are that perfect looking are professionally landscaped. There are many advantages to utilizing the services of a professional landscaping company to care for the exterior of your home.

The most obvious advantage is having the best looking home on the block. Your home will be the envy of all of your nei

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Preventing Health Hazards Caused by Radon Exposure — Radon Mitigation and Testing

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One of the things most people associate with home life is the concept of a safe, secure living environment where families can lead healthy, rewarding lives. As a homeowner, you must be aware of common safety hazards that can affect homes, and have probably already installed some kind of preventive measure or other in your home to better protect yourself from these hazards. It is important for home life to be peaceful and safe, and sometimes, there are dangers that many do not perceive. Radon gas is one such danger, and it has already taken a large toll on the health of families in the country. If you are concerned with this potent health hazard, then it is time to inspect your home for radon and get a radon mitigation system in place.

First, it is important to know exactly what radon is, how i

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How Does Planting Trees Help to Reduce Energy Costs?

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Without saying a word, trees speak to us in so many different ways. They remind us of the connection we have to the natural world, even though many of us are hard pushed to remember it. There are also many practical benefits to planting trees. They keep the environment cooler in the summer, and act as windbreaks, sheltering homes from fall and winter storms. Landscaping and tree trimming tips from experienced arborists can even add to the value to your property.

The language of trees
A single glimpse of a tree in autumn colors brings to mind the connection between humans and trees. A shady tree in summer means comfort. Winter trees with their berries for birds and greens for foraging deer are a reminder that we can survive hardship. And a flowering tree in the sp

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