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2 Common Methods Of Treating Well Water

Posted by on May 4, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 2 Common Methods Of Treating Well Water

Owning a home with its own private well is a unique–and refreshing–privilege, but one that brings certain responsibilities. It is up to you to ensure that the water is safe to use for cleaning, cooking, and drinking. If your house utilizes a private well and you would like to learn more about making the water as pure as possible, read on. This article will outline two different methods used to remove contaminants from well water. Filtration Filtration systems come in a wide variety of styles and configurations. Perhaps the...

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Why You Should Invest In Blinds

Posted by on Mar 24, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Why You Should Invest In Blinds

Are you undecided as to whether or not you should invest in blinds for the windows in your house? Installing blinds is actually a great way to improve the look of your windows as well as provide a few other benefits. In this article, discover the benefits that you will enjoy if you get blinds for your windows. Various Styles to Choose From Blinds can be used as accent window treatments when you already have curtains hanging at the windows. The great thing about blinds is that there are numerous styles for you to choose from to find a look...

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Three Practical Shutter Solutions For Storm Protection, Energy Efficiency, And Security

Posted by on Jan 3, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Three Practical Shutter Solutions For Storm Protection, Energy Efficiency, And Security

If you want to improve the windows of your home, there are many different options to choose from. You can leave the existing windows and update them with features like shutters. The shutters can give your home energy efficiency and can offer other benefits. There are also many different styles of shutters to choose from, such as Bahama-style, colonial and roll-up shutters. Here are some of the practical solutions you may want to consider by adding shutters to your home: 1. Stay Cool With Bahama-style Shutters In Hot Climates Bahama-style...

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Three Ways To Make Your RV More Spacious Using An Awning

Posted by on Oct 9, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Three Ways To Make Your RV More Spacious Using An Awning

Awnings help to make your RV feel a little more like home, giving you a shaded spot where you can relax after a long day on the road. You may be surprised to know that these awnings can also be used to expand your RV’s available space. Here are three different ways you can use your awning to make your RV feel more spacious. Screened Tent Enclosures Screened tent enclosures attach to your RV using your awning as a roof. They give you an enclosed porch space you can use as a dining room for any meal of the day. Your awning keeps the area...

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Small Bathroom Floor Plan Design Tips

Posted by on Sep 2, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Small Bathroom Floor Plan Design Tips

When you are designing the floor plan for a bathroom, you might find that you are shoving it in the last bit of space that you have available. You might have carved slivers of space from other rooms in order to make a second, half bathroom, or you might be working with a small area of land. Regardless of the reason, you are going to need to make sure that you make the most of the space in your bathroom’s floor plan. Here are some tips for doing so. 1. Consider a Corner Sink The corner of a room is usually an unused area. If you have an...

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Good Reasons For Hemochromatosis Sufferers To Learn More About Iron Filters

Posted by on Aug 8, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Good Reasons For Hemochromatosis Sufferers To Learn More About Iron Filters

If you have noticed reddish-brown stains in your sinks, tub or toilet, you are more than likely seeing the results of high iron levels in your water. While this is a frustrating problem, you may have a much bigger problem if you suffer with hemochromatosis, a hereditary disorder that causes too much iron in the body. If you are wondering what to do about too much iron in your water supply, check out these ways to safely reduce it. Chlorination Is An Affordable Option Chlorine bleach can be used to shock your water if you have a well. This...

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Stylish Window Treatments For The Family Room

Posted by on Jul 22, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Stylish Window Treatments For The Family Room

The family room is an odd space for decorating. You probably spend a lot of time there, and that may be why it doesn’t have a cohesive décor. It’s just the room where you watch TV and play games. Transform your family room into a stylish getaway starting with the window treatments. Blinds The first level of window treatment is probably blinds. Custom blinds fit your window perfectly and allow you to control both the light and your own privacy. Blinds come in a wide range of styles. The most common are the standard aluminum...

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How Will It Work To Get Spray Foam Insulation For My Home?

Posted by on Jul 1, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How Will It Work To Get Spray Foam Insulation For My Home?

One way that homeowners can reduce their energy usage is by using spray foam insulation. This is due to how it is much more efficient when compared to traditional insulation methods. Not only does spray foam provide additional comfort in your home, but it also acts as a pest barrier and provides protection against moisture due to its solid construction. Before you make a decision about using spray foam, it is a good idea to understand the process. Selecting The R-Value of The Insulation You may have heard about selecting insulation with a...

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Better Than Blinds: 3 Reasons To Tint Your Windows Instead

Posted by on Jun 8, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Better Than Blinds: 3 Reasons To Tint Your Windows Instead

When you think about covering and protecting your windows, you probably think about installing blinds or shades. Although these window coverings are certainly popular for a reason, you should know that they are not your only option. Instead, you can always look into tinting your windows instead.    Along with looking great, window tint can offer other benefits. These are some of the top reasons why you should consider looking into window tinting instead of other window covering options. 1. Save Your Upholstery and Carpet Many people...

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Three Tips For When You’re Applying Sealant To A Leaky Fire Sprinkler Stem

Posted by on May 7, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you’re ever unfortunate enough to have a fire in your home, your sprinkler system will be essential to minimize damage to your property and ensure your safety. Although some fire sprinkler leaks can only be fixed by completely replacing the head, others can be mended with a little bit of sealant. To ensure the effectiveness of any sealant you apply to a leaky fire sprinkler stem, read these three tips. Before Starting, Use A Blow Dryer To Completely Dry Off The Sprinkler Any water on the exterior of your fire sprinkler will interfere...

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