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  • Why Bother? Five Reasons People Choose Not to Recycle

    Choosing to recycle at home is vital for preserving the environment and limiting the effects of littering. The U.S. produces nearly a third of the waste worldwide, according to some estimates, and polluted coastal waters cost the global economy around $12.8 billion in death and disease every year. But though recycling at home might seem…

  • Four Advantages of Having a Metal Roof

    Four Advantages of Having a Metal Roof

    If you’re like most people, you don’t think a lot about roofing. A roof is just the top part of your home or office building. However, roofing is very important. Many people who don’t understand the technicalities of the topic do not understand why a metal roof could be good and perhaps even better than…

  • Find the Best Car Port for Your Automobile

    Do you own a car or boat that you are concerned about protecting from the elements. Depending where you live, wind, hail, ultraviolet rays, and even snow can all eventually can cause the quality of your possessions to diminish and the value to depreciate as a result, particular if they are always left uncovered. It…

  • Remodeling Your Kitchen? Don’t Forget About Your Cabinets

    Updated 4/18/22. The world keeps on evolving, and humans keep updating their way of doing things. Are you building a home? Do you need to give your home a new look? Worry no more. All you need is to beautify your kitchen. It has been proven that a kitchen is the house’s main concentration for…

  • 2014 Top Home Architectural Trends

    In 2013, the housing market staged a convincing comeback with steadily increasing sales and rising property value. The U.S. Bureau of the Census reports that 2013 new homes sales were at their highest since 2009, with more than 800,000 homes sold within the year. This is about 100,00 more than the previous year’s sales, and…

  • Having a Clean Desk Might be More Important Than You Realize

    When deadlines approach and you get bombarded with files, paperwork, and post-it notes from fellow coworkers, it can be hard to keep your desk clean. When you’re in a hurry and need to keep the coffee or energy drinks flowing, that problem can get even worse. Though commercial office cleaning services might handle the dusting,…

  • How Does a Septic System Work and How Is It Maintained?

    Any homeowner who is on a septic system rather than a city sewer hookup knows the importance of regular septic system maintenance and inspections. Whether you have an in-ground or an above-ground septic tank system, the only way to ensure it works properly and does its job is to keep it well maintained and to…

  • Tips and Tricks to Prepare for a Hurricane

    Everyone is aware of the damage a hurricane can cause: periodically, news stations announce the arrival of an incoming storm, thousands flee from the storm zone, and cameras document the destruction that is left behind. And yet, with hurricanes becoming an increasingly common phenomenon in the eyes of many, it is easy to forget that…

  • Real Estate Marketing in a Social Media World

    For real estate owners, the explosion of social media has been a blessing. Sites like Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest have provided ways of advertising and marketing real estate listings for rent and sale that reach out to more potential clients than ever before. They allow owners to load pictures of their new luxury condos, homes,…

  • ACs- Key to low Maintenance is Limited use

    Limiting your use of any product or item protects it from needing repair. So if are trying to keep air conditioning repair costs to a minimum, you may want to try some ideas that will keep your house cooler with less energy. Tips to Limit Air Conditioning Use, Repair Cost Step Up Your Plants, Shrubbery…

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