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8 Effective Ways to Keep Mosquitoes Away This Summer

Backyard barbecues, playing catch with your child, relaxing by the pool… These summer activities are so close to perfect, but it only takes...

on Jun 22, 2018

Top Tips For Choosing The Best Type Of Roofing For Your New Home

When you are in the process of choosing a new roof for your home, there are a lot of different things that should influence your decision. There...

on Jun 21, 2018

Should I Try To Tackle Resurfacing My Pool On My Own?

The pool becomes a gathering place where your friends and family get together to enjoy the evenings. In fact, you have invested so much energy and...

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When you think of a porch swing, you would think of a nice decorative piece for your house. However, a lesser known fact is that these swings...

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5 Major Benefits of Home Security Alarm Systems

We all fret from thinking about home security alarm systems as we all know of the costs that come with it. However, we must also keep in mind what...

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12 Steps for Household Mold Removal

12 Steps for Household Mold Removal

by Guest on Aug 16, 2011

Elevated levels of indoor household mold growth are very unhealthy for both homeowners and renters. Here are 12 steps for safe and effective, do-it-yourself household mold removal in houses, condominiums, and apartments, as provided by moldinspector.com. Continue reading →

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What is Dry Rot? (fungus disease)

What is Dry Rot? (fungus disease)

by Guest on May 12, 2012

Fungus diseases in wood are also known as dry rot or wet rot. This is caused by the growth of fungus in the wood. Wood-destroying fungi require a food source, oxygen, and favorable temperature in order to thrive. The cycle of promoting more dry rot is fungi increase wood permeability, this permeability allows more moisture to penetrate the wood and leads to more decay fungi, and the cycle continues. Continue reading →

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Symptoms of Toxic Mold and How to Avoid It

Symptoms of Toxic Mold and How to Avoid It

by Guest on May 13, 2012

The health concerns of mold exposure have been growing thanks in part to increased media awareness and more research conducted in this field. It is important to know that mold and mold spores are everywhere, but it is when the conditions are right that they grow, leading to health issues. Continue reading →

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What Dust Is Made of and How It Affects Your Health

What Dust Is Made of and How It Affects Your Health

by Guest on May 14, 2012

Many of these particles are carried in the air we breath. The larger particles settle out on wall and furniture in our living environment. The nose and mouth remove some large particles but the smaller particles are breathed deep into the lungs. These smaller particles can be dangerous to your health. People with allergies or asthma can be especially sensitive to these pollutants. Continue reading →

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The Importance of Keeping Your Home Clean and Tidy

The Importance of Keeping Your Home Clean and Tidy

by Guest on Oct 5, 2012

Everyone understands the importance and benefits of keeping a home clean and orderly. Having a clean home is very important for your health as well as to maintain order and a sense of balance in your surroundings. Understandably, it can take a lot of effort and time to keep a house clean, and the task can be quite overwhelming. However if left, a dirty home may become more susceptible to illnesses caused by bacteria, pests and allergens. The good thing about cleaning your home is that there are lots of options involved. You can either do it yourself or hire a domestic cleaner to do the cleaning. Hiring professional cleaners is very easy and will simplify your life in a great way. You can decide to have a domestic cleaner come out to your house as frequently as you desire to provide all the services you need. A clean home presents a lot of advantages especially if the cleaning is done properly and frequently. Continue reading →

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Tips on How to Maintain Your Home

Tips on How to Maintain Your Home

by Guest on Jan 29, 2013

A well maintained and attractive house is what everyone dreams about their house.  Only a few can make this dream come true, while others think about that it as the sour grapes. The truth is that anyone can make their house beautiful. All that you need is patience or a service mind. Members of the house like to spend time inside the house if it is clean and comfy. Then why don’t you take efforts in making your home a peaceful place for relaxation and entertainment. It won’t take much time to make house run like a smooth well-oiled machine. If you are ready, then we will discuss about the measures that can be taken to make your house a lively and exciting destination. Continue reading →

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Mold in the Home: Identification and Removal

Mold in the Home: Identification and Removal

by contentblvd on Feb 26, 2013

Mold is an all-too-common problem for many homeowners. In fact, it is often a serious problem because there are certain types of household molds that produce mycotoxins, which can pose a health risk. Those who live in households rife with mold often experience increased symptoms of allergies as well as worsening of some pre-existing lung conditions. Continue reading →

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Save Money on Cleaning Products

Save Money on Cleaning Products

by Leonaro Dawson on Mar 18, 2013

A healthy home is a clean home. However, to achieve a truly clean home, you don't have to spend a great deal of money on expensive household cleaners. In fact, you can make several effective cleaning products from items you probably already have in your home including bleach, vinegar, washing soda, essential oils, baking soda and many others. If you don't already own the ingredients to make these items, you will be pleased to know that these ingredients are extremely affordable. Once made all you need is a cheap spray bottle, and you will be ready to clean your home with homemade cleaners. Below you will find several homemade cleaning products that are easy to make. Continue reading →

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Some Driveway Coatings Contain Carcinogens

Some Driveway Coatings Contain Carcinogens

by Tom Grant on Apr 15, 2013

Household maintenance is almost always a chore. It’s a surprise that anyone ever really gets around Continue reading →

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Dry Carpet Cleaning

Dry Carpet Cleaning

by Ryan Holman on May 13, 2013

Rugs play a very important role for the decorative interior of our House. This textile floor covering not only designs, but also gives a feeling of warmth in a room, especially in winter. Keeping carpets clean by itself is not an easy task for the hostess, as the grains of sand and dust particles that settle in fur carpets, carpet cleaner deprived of the opportunity to make their own. The primary component of dust particles are dead skin cells where dust mites live actually. Frequent dry vacuumi Continue reading →

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