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Archive for September 3rd, 2019

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Sep 19

Learn More About the Benefits of Maintaining Your Home’s HVAC System

If you live in a new home construction, there’s an excellent chance that you have a ducted heating and cooling system. This is because 90% of new homes within the United States have these types of systems installed. While some homeowners may have opted to have ducted systems installed in their existing homes, older houses may still have outdated units. Regardless of the type of HVAC system you have, regular maintenance is essential to ensure a healthier home environment and to maximize energy usage.

The Importance of Regular HVAC Maintenance

When HVAC systems are not properly maintained, this can potentially have an adverse effect on a household’s health. This is particularly the case for individuals with allergies and asthma. The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America reported that the following percentage of Americans come into contact with substances that can affect their health:

  • Dust mites: 80%
  • Pet dander: 60%

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Sep 19

What You Need To Know When It Comes Time To Replace Your Roof

The care and keeping of your home is a hugely important thing indeed. After all, your home and its value are linked to the care that you give it, especially when upkeep is needed. And while home ownership certainly comes with a good deal of responsibility, meeting this need head on and caring for your home as it should be cared for is most certainly something that will pay off at the end of the day.

Your roof is just one part of that, albeit a large one. After all, your home without a roof would not be very much of a home at all. The roof plays an integral part of the overall structure of your home. Therefore, it is quite clear to see that caring for it well is a must. In many cases, this will mean providing regular roofing inspection – something that is actually recommended to occur on an annual basis, if not as many as twice throughout this same span of time. In addition to this, gutter cleaning a

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Sep 19

When Was the Last Time You Needed the Services of a Local Plumber?

Water is on the minds of the nation this first workday after the last long weekend of the summer. As millions watch the stalled progress of Hurricane Dorian as she damages the Bahamas, there are many in the coastal states of Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina that hope the storm will continue to weaken before the high winds and rain travel north. On the Pacfic Coast, many are still reeling from the news about the commercial dive boat that caught fire in the early morning hours of Labor Day. With a list of victims at 25 and growing, there are now many who fear that there will be no more survivors discovered.
Water is a powerful force and while it can provide comfort and entertainment, it can also be the cause of many problems. Knowing that you have done everything in your power to harness the water that comes into your home is important, and it is even more important to know which nearby plumbers can be relied on to solve water issues that happen in your home.

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Sep 19

Make Your Home Look Classy With Woven Wood Shades

Home styles and design trends do come and go, but there are certain things that will never go out of style or stop looking amazing. Woven wood shades are classy, elegant, and work much better than many fabric an plastic options.

Get Modern With Woven Wood Shades

There’s a lot you can do with woven wood shades that you can’t do with more traditional, older styles. If you’ve ever wanted motorized window treatments you can control at the touch of a button, woven wood shades are a great option. These shades are very easy to operate and they can be purchased in motorized styles, or have motorized equipment added to them easily enough.

Wood is also less maintenance than fabric. With curtains and custom drapes, you have to take them down and wash them, either by hand or in the washing machine, on a regular basis. Fabric attracts and collects a lot of dust, lint, and h

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Sep 19

When Was the Last Time Your Septic Tank Was Maintained?

Until you need actual septic tank repair of some kind, you probably don’t ever think about that tank out in your backyard or in your basement. The truth is, your tank needs regular maintenance and service. Don’t wait until it’s time to get repairs, because you’ll end up spending more and may even have to do without facilities for days at a time. Pay attention to your septic tank, sewer lines, and wastewater systems right now…because they’re past due for a little.

Septic Tanks, Sewer Lines, and Your Plumbing

Across the United States, wastewater treatment facilities process about 34 billion gallons of wasterwater…every day! That’s so many billions of gallons, it’s impossible to even imagine. About 20 percent of all Americans use septic tanks, while the other 80 percent use municipal water treatment plants to manage their sewage. You probably never think about how much water goes down your drains every day, but it’s a lot. Your septic tank or sewer system is doing a lot

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