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Automatic and Programmable ThermostatsIn our modern, high tech society, we don't think much about some of the electronic gadgets in our homes. Take, for example, the ever present thermostat--a staple of North American households for decades. It usually takes the shape of an unassuming box on the ...
02/07/2008
11 Things You Need to Know to Pass Your Home Inspection  "According to industry experts, there are at least 33 physical problems that will come under scrutiny during a home inspection when your home is for sale. Here are 11 you should know about if you're planning to put your home up for sale." H...
02/07/2008
Should You Have the Air Ducts in Your Home Cleaned?Most people are now aware that indoor air pollution is an issue of growing concern and increased visibility. Many companies are marketing products and services intended to improve the quality of your indoor air. You have probably seen an advertis...
02/07/2008
Keeping Your Dryer Like New!Yesterday, little 5-year old Sarah realized that mommy was stressed out and needed help preparing for Dad's surprise birthday party.  Sarah thought she would surprise mom and help with the wash; she even knew to separate the whites from the darks.  After the darks went...
02/07/2008
Humidifiers - The Secret Behind the Perfect AtmosphereWintertime brings chills in the air, rosy cheeks from the cold, ice on the roads, and the obvious evergreens' beauty.  But I do not want to bring winter into my home, so I shut up my windows and crank the heat up, which means my skin begins to...
02/07/2008
The Home Inspector - Water Damage Lookout Before buying a home, hire a professional to come and inspect the following major house systems to insure that they do not have any problems or deficiencies: the heating and central air conditioning, plumbing, the roof, electrical systems, attic, visible ...
02/07/2008
Tips On Energy Efficient WindowsWindows bring light, warmth, and beauty into buildings and give a feeling of openness and space to living areas. They can also be major sources of heat loss in the winter and heat gain in the summer. However, when properly selected and installed, windows can help m...
01/11/2008
Don't Pay Another Cent in Rent To Your Landlord  "If you're like most renters, you feel trapped within the walls of a house or apartment that doesn't feel like yours." It's a dream we all have - to own our own home and stop paying rent. But if you're like most renters, you feel trapped within the...
01/11/2008
Window Treatments for Glass Sliding Doors Offer Many OptionsWindow treatments for glass sliding doors allow you to view the beauty of nature while protecting you from the elements. These window treatments let you control light, but should also be easy to operate. Sliding glass doors may be an att...
01/11/2008
Tips for Single HomebuyersThere are probably few things in life that are as exciting--or as nerve- racking--as the search for a house. With an organized home buying plan, you can minimize a great deal of the emotional impact. By determining your buying power, your wants and needs, and having an o...
01/11/2008
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