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Home To Do’s in JUNE

This is a busy time of year with graduations, family events and change of season chores, but use this list of 10 items – basically cleaning, maintaining and inspecting – to get off to a good summer of enjoying your … Continue reading

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Landscape Advisor

The property around a home, whether it’s a small bungalow or a sprawling estate, requires regular maintenance to ensure its appearance and upkeep. Routine work is needed for any landscapes whether it’s a modest garden or a lavish landscape. These … Continue reading

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Mosquitoes and How to Use Drainage Solutions to Get Rid of Them

Here’s advice from Dr. Drainage, civil engineer Ryan Larsen, at NDS, Inc. with suggestions for homeowners to prevent mosquitoes from ruining outdoor spaces. These budget-friendly ideas will spare you the nuisance and discomfort of pesky mosquitoes outside your home. 1. Eliminate … Continue reading

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Prevent Thunderstorm Damage to Your Property

Thunderstorms are most likely in the spring and summer months so the experts at American Modern Insurance Group offer homeowners these tips to protect their properties and families. “When it comes to thunderstorms, thoughtful planning and preparation are essential,” said … Continue reading

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Disrupt Your DIY Mindset

When it comes to home improvements I’ve changed the way I look at doing-it-myself. That’s quite a statement since we’ve thrived on remodeling and reselling houses and writing about it. Yes, of course, it saves you money to paint a … Continue reading

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A Modem and BBS, Not Mark Zuckerberg, Created Social Media

Tim Berners-Lee and researchers at the U. S. government’s Advanced Research Projects Agency Network (ARPANET) are credited with the technology that launched  the World Wide Web leading to the Internet. That may be so, but I think the Smartmodem deserves … Continue reading

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10 Easy Ways to Age Proof a Home

Thinking about age proofing your home? Here are common sense ideas to make your home an easy place to live whether you’re young or old, able or disabled.  Every home should be accident-proof so it’s a safe haven for everyone … Continue reading

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