2016

4 Things To Do After Your Purse Is Stolen

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Many women carry important items in their purse, such as their keys, cell phone, an wallet. So, when a purse is stolen it can turn a person's life upside down. If your purse is stolen, it is important to act quickly in order to protect your identity and your personal safety. Take the following steps after your purse is stolen: File a Police Report In many cases, law enforcement will not launch an investigation for a stolen purse, but it is still important to file a police report.

1 May 2016

Need More Coverage Outside? Build An Aluminum Carport

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If you need more coverage outside, such as for an extra car, children's toys, or just to have a place outside you can go when it is raining, you should consider a carport. An aluminum carport works great. Below is some information about installing an aluminum carport, as well as many benefits it can offer to you. Aluminum Carport Installation A carport is much less expensive than a garage. You should know that you will likely need a building permit.

1 May 2016

How To Replace The Wheels On Your Sliding Screen Door

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There is a common misconception about sliding screen doors, and that is the idea that they just slide on their own. In fact, sliding doors depend upon small plastic wheels in order to slide, or roll, back and forth. If your sliding screen door no longer slides, and instead drags and needs an excessive amount of force applied to open or shut it, the most likely culprit is a broken wheel.

1 May 2016

Four Things That Will Help Keep Your Home Cooler And Your Air Conditioner In Better Shape

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If you're a homeowner who has to install a new air conditioner, it's time to do some re-evaluation of your habits. While air conditioner technology has improved greatly and efficiency has gotten better by leaps and bounds, you still need to do your part to control how much energy the air conditioner uses. Installing a new system is the perfect time to ensure that you're doing what you can to help the air conditioner work as well as it can.

11 April 2016

3 Common Garage Door Issues You Might Need To Address

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Garage doors make a great addition to any home. Not only do they look nice, but they can help to keep your belongings inside of the garage locked safely away. However, you have to do your part to make sure your garage door is taken care of. To help you better understand some of the different repairs you might have to deal with when it comes to your garage door, check out the information below.

29 February 2016

Is Your Hot Water Getting Heater Too Old To Work? What To Know Before You Replace It

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If your hot water tank isn't performing and it's a struggle to get enough hot water to take a shower, the plumbing company should come assess the unit. There are a lot of potential problems that could be preventing the unit from getting the water hot, and the age of the unit could be the issue. If your water heater is a decade old, you shouldn't stick any more money in it for repairs.

29 February 2016

2 Income-Generating Remodeling Projects That You Should Consider

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One of the great parts about remodeling your home is that you can utilize a remodeling project to achieve a large number of different goals, such as making your home more aesthetically pleasing, secure, or energy efficient. Listed below are two remodeling projects that you should consider if you would like to make money using your home. Solar Or Wind Power A very popular way to make your home more energy efficient and environmentally friendly is to install solar panels or wind turbines.

7 February 2016

Options For Disinfecting Your Home's Septic System

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Your septic system is a breeding ground for bacteria and germs. The last thing you want is for the germs or bacteria to leach out of your system and into your home or yard. Luckily, you can help prevent this from happening by choosing a disinfection method that works for your specific needs. Chlorine One function of your septic tank is to allow moisture to seep into the drainage field. This function keeps the level of wastewater inside the tank low, but germs and bacterium can leave the tank with the water.

14 January 2016