Monthly Archives: December 2014

January Home Checklist

When 2015 rolls around this week, ring in the new year with sound practices and resolutions to maintain and care for your home throughout the year. Use these suggestions for inspection items and maintenance tasks to keep your house and … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays 2014

The past 2014 has been a good year for us at DIYORNOT.COM. We celebrated the 27th year of our column Do It Yourself Or Not in syndication with Tribune Content Agency.  And our online edition has been on the Web … Continue reading

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“Home Safe Home” Gift Ideas and Holiday Decorations

Want to give a meaningful gift to someone this Christmas? Here’s our take on three safety-related items every homeowner should have. A fire extinguisher should be in every kitchen since stove fires are a major source of home fires. I … Continue reading

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Holiday Electrical Safety Tips

Planning to light up your house for the holidays offers so many possibilities because of the many lighting decorations available. The majority of the holiday decorations involve plugging them into an electrical outlet to sparkle, brighten and lighten your home. … Continue reading

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December Homeowner’s Checklist

Just a few suggestions about how to maintain your house before the holidays begin. You’ve got plenty to do with gift buying, entertaining and enjoying the festivities. Replace filters in heating system and humidifier Clean out refrigerator Clean range and … Continue reading

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