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5 Signs it is Time to Resurface Your Floors

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Sandy Soil: The Best Plants to Grow In

The main peculiarities of the sandy soil, its pluses and minuses. Useful tips on how to improve the sandy soil. Examples of the plants that can be...

on Jan 16, 2020

6 Ideas to Help Keep Your House Cool Without High Utility Bills

Keeping the home comfortable is a vital part of homeownership, but not when it begins to drain your finances. Here, we look at a few smart ways you...

on Jan 11, 2020

How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets the Right Way

One of the most common questions homeowners have about DIY home painting projects is how do I repaint my kitchen cabinets? You may be surprised to...

on Jan 10, 2020

Top-Loading Washing Machine DIY Troubleshooting and Repair Guide

What is wrong With your washing machine? Listed here are some common problems that can occur with your top-loading washing machines include It...

on Jan 10, 2020

HVAC / Air Conditioning

Central Heating: The Way to Go for Energy Efficiency!

Central Heating: The Way to Go for Energy Efficiency!

by Guest on Nov 1, 2011

You have your home all snugly tight with the right amount of insulation in all the right places and you turn on the heat and the room heats up, but... the kitchen is still cold; you need a central heating system of some kind. Continue reading →

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Help Your Boiler to Help You This Winter

Help Your Boiler to Help You This Winter

by Guest on Nov 1, 2011

As the weather starts to get colder, most people start to think about setting up their central heating systems properly, adjusting the thermostats so that the house is nice and warm when they get back from work. What they really don’t need is to return to a cold house, courtesy of a broken down boiler, yet that’s exactly what happens to thousands every year. If you don’t want to be one of those statistics, then the rest of this article will give you a couple of ways to avoid the problem and help you out if the worst happens. Continue reading →

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Why Wall Fireplaces Make Great Gifts

Why Wall Fireplaces Make Great Gifts

by Guest on Nov 2, 2011

Looking for something to get your spouse, parents, a newly married couple or brand new homeowner? Wall fireplaces are perfect! Many people overlook these when they are trying to think of gift ideas but if you are going to spend money on a piece of art, furniture, stainless steel serving tray or crystal wine glasses, why not a fireplace? Continue reading →

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Top 3 Reasons to Buy a Ventless Fireplace

Top 3 Reasons to Buy a Ventless Fireplace

by Guest on Nov 2, 2011

Have you been tossing around the idea of buying a ventless fireplace but you are not quite sure if they're worth it or not? Well, they certainly are! It does not matter if you choose a floor, tabletop or wall fireplace, they all offer some really exceptional benefits. Continue reading →

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Five Tips to Reduce Cold Winter Drafts

Five Tips to Reduce Cold Winter Drafts

by Guest on Nov 16, 2011

When the cold days of winter arrive, you want to make sure you are heating your home as efficiently as possible. However, when you feel cold winter drafts wafting into your living room, you know energy is being wasted. Never mind the fact that you want to be warm. Here are five tips to reduce those cold winter drafts. Make Sure All Doorways Are Properly Sealed. When doorways are not properly sealed, outside air is flowing into your home. Continue reading →

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Woodburning and Multifuel Stove Installation FAQ’s

Woodburning and Multifuel Stove Installation FAQ’s

by Guest on Nov 27, 2011

There are some important factors to consider before installation of a woodburning and multifuel stove. What do I do first if I plan to fit a new stove? What Size Stove Do I Need To Heat My Room? Continue reading →

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Electric Fireplace Inserts

Electric Fireplace Inserts

by Monika on Dec 12, 2011

Electric fireplaces are the modern counterpart of the traditional wood burning fireplaces. They come with a small heater that generates up to 5000 BTUs of heat. The flickering lights give an illusion of flames. The size of these flames is adjustable. However, some of the warmth might escape through the chimney and room does not get heated properly. An electric fireplace insert will prevent the hot air from escaping. No maintenance is required. However, this needs to be installed professionally and this will heat a medium sized room immediately. Continue reading →

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How to Install a Programmable Thermostat

How to Install a Programmable Thermostat

by Guest on Dec 13, 2011

With utility bills constantly on the rise, it is often up to homeowners to take matters into their own hands to help control costs. One of the easiest ways to help conserve energy and make your home a more comfortable place, is to replace your old rotary thermostat with a newer, programmable digital thermostat. Continue reading →

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Commercial Air Conditioning and Heating Services in Manchester

Commercial Air Conditioning and Heating Services in Manchester

by Guest on Mar 29, 2012

Modern lifestyle is chiefly marked with the conveniences that help us to fight the severity of natural conditions as well. One of these is the availability of heating, ventilation and air-conditioning services. With these services and product ranges there is a comfortable life possible in months of severe winter cold or strong summer heat. Its availability has made work output at offices and factories better and domestic life more comfortable. There are companies who are engaged in commercial air conditioning installation services capable of undertaking the cooling or heating responsibilities of large areas or blocks. This has made their installations and maintenance easier; it has also ushered more cost-effective and affordable services and products. Continue reading →

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Gas Furnace Do's and Don't

Gas Furnace Do's and Don't

by Guest on May 5, 2012

The cold weather is just around the corner and BAM! The furnace will not start. With freezing temps, your furnace becomes the most important appliance in your home. Learn how to troubleshoot your gas furnace and the do's and do not's in repair. Continue reading →

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