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  • Causes Of Low Water Pressure

    As problems go, low water pressure seems rather unimportant in theory. In reality, it's a serious annoyance and handicaps your efforts to accomplish daily tasks. When you hop in the shower every morning, having water dribble from the shower head means a long and unsatisfactory shower. Washing dishes takes forever, and the low pressure means getting them truly clean is more difficult. If you have this problem, you need to check for several different issues in order to restore proper pressure.
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  • A Few Tips For Keeping Your Long-Lasting, Composite Deck Looking Beautiful

    While composite decks are being touted as long-lasting and easy to care for, it does not mean you can treat them roughly or not perform any maintenance on them to keep them looking beautiful. Here are a few tips to keep your deck looking as good as possible for as long as possible. Things Not to Use on Your Deck The composite material in the deck can be scratched or gouged the same way wood can.
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  • Three Benefits Of Liquid Roof Coating

    Now that spring warming trends are exposing the roofing beneath all of that winter snow, it's time to start thinking about preparing and caring for your roof through the warmer weather and storm seasons. One of the things you might be thinking about is protecting the roof with a reflective roof coating. If you're considering a roof coating, here are a few reasons why you might opt for a liquid coating instead of the classic roll or brush-on product.
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  • Unstanding Your Options For Refinishing Your Wood Floors

    When you move into a home with wood floors, what you may not know is that you will likely one day be faced with the prospect of refinishing those wood floors. This especially true if you purchase an older home that still has the original floors in place. And when the time comes to refinish those floors, you may be surprised at all of the different wood floor finishing options that are available to you.
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  • 2 Safety Hazards Associated With Crane Operation

    The use of a crane at a construction site is not unusual. The large piece of industrial equipment often makes hoisting and transporting simpler and safer. However, accidents involving a crane can be quite serious, resulting in significant injuries or even death.  Crane operation can entail multiple hazards that can be avoided if appropriate safety measures are observed. Here are a few of the hazards that may be encountered during the operation of a crane:
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  • Is Green Roofing A Way To Express Your Home Decor Identity?

    If you survey the homes across the US, it doesn't take much to be unique with home design and decor. A few different colors and props can make you stand out, but does the way you stand out serve a purpose other than being different? To reach further into design, green roofing offers a few benefits for more than the aesthetics of your home. For a greener roof that gives back to the environment while expanding your canvas of home design expression, take a look at how green roofing works and what you can do with it.
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  • What Is An Electrical Disturbance And What Causes It?

    Electrical disturbances occur when signals are produced by unwanted sources such as an atmospheric condition that will have an effect on the power to your home. There are many reasons this can happen, but after you realize what is causing the problem, you can resolve the issue. They can last for just a second and result with an increased voltage level. A brownout will last longer, causing a decrease in voltage levels.
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  • A Quick Guide to Three Different Types of Metal Roofs

    When planning for your new roof, you may want learn about three common types of metal roofing and how they differ from one another. It will also be helpful to note that the area in which you live and the specifications of your home will impact the roof that you ultimately choose. #1-Steel Steel is a very common material for new roofs. One reason for its popularity has often been its affordability.
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  • Have A Rental With No Garage Or Basement? Easy Solutions To Attract Renters

    If you have purchased a rental property and it doesn't have a garage or a basement, there are some things you can add to make the property more appealing to potential renters. You want to compete with all the other rental properties in the area, and you don't have to spend a ton of money. You only want to pay for things that you will see a return on the investment, and renters are often looking for a short-term living solution lasting about a year.
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  • Three Reasons To Use Cedar Shingles

    A roofing material can have quite an impact on your home. Not only can your choice of material have an impact on the cost of your home, but it will have an impact on the function and the look of your home. While asphalt shingles can help you to save money, they will not do as much to enhance the look and function of your home (as will be discussed more in depth later) as cedar shingles will.
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