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Understanding Your Homeowners Policy

Chances are that when you look at your homeowners policy, you feel overwhelmed by the amount of legalese. You’re not alone. A lot of homeowners are aware that homeowners insurance is something that is important, but they’re not sure why they have it or even what it all means. That’s okay![...]

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Lowering Home Energy Cost

If you’ve ever opened your energy bill and gasped in horror, it’s probably because the number you saw was unexpected and huge. A lot of people dread high energy bills. The good news is that most don’t actually have to be so high. By knowing some tips and tricks to drive down those costs, you[...]

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Why Dripping Faucets Should Be Fixed

Think about how many water faucets are in your home. There are of course faucets in your kitchen and bathroom. Faucets in the laundry room, too, and maybe your basement, garage, plus outside faucets to help you care conveniently for your yard and wash the car. The only time we really seem to take[...]

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Lawn Mower Safety

There are so many reasons to love spring. The promise of warmer weather, much ­needed rain, and the sudden growth spurt in nature. Of course, all of these happenings also come with a brand new to­do list around your house. Typically after indoor spring cleaning has taken place it’s time to[...]

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How Well is Recycling Working?

Most people know that recycling is the process of collecting materials, such as plastic and paper that would otherwise be thrown away, and turning them into new products. A lot of things we use day-to-day have the recognizable recycle symbol of three arrows, which stand for “reduce, reuse,[...]