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Caring for Your Hot Water Heater

Having your hot water heater functioning properly will allow you to keep heating your home and your water. Flushing your hot water heater regularly will remove minerals and deposit build up. Here’s how you can flush it: Find your hose bib. Connect a garden hose to the bib and place the other end s...
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What Is Black Mold?

Black mold (more technically known as stachybotrys chartarum) is a type of fungus that is often found in damp areas. Black mold is also very toxic and can lead to a slew of health problems. People complain of breathing issues and long-term health issues after being exposed....
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Winterizing Your Home Pt. II

To build off our last post, here are more tips on how you can winterize your home. Trim down trees so they don’t fall onto your home. Test the sump pump. Watch out for flooding. Maintain your pipes so they don’t freeze and burst. Reverse your ceiling fans. Clean your shoes so the grime doesn’t...
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