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Gutter Care, Maintenance, and Cleaning Tips

The warm weather has now arrived, which means that many people across the country are beginning to tackle spring cleaning projects both indoors and outdoors. One outdoor project that often gets overlooked, however, is cleaning out your home’s gutters. Ensuring your gutters are cleared from debris is an important step in protecting your home and… read more

6 Ways to Keep Your Home Safe During a Vacation

  Every so often, we get the luxury of escaping the stress of day-to-day life by taking a vacation. A getaway is supposed to be relaxing, so the last thing you want is to find yourself worrying about the safety of your home and belongings while you should be sipping cocktails on the beach. Fortunately,… read more

5 Most Common Vinyl Siding Problems

  Vinyl siding has become a popular option for many homeowners because of its versatility and affordable cost. After installation, most vinyl siding will not need maintenance for a certain period of time. However, after this time has passed, vinyl siding may experience issues due to aging, weathering, and other factors. Before having vinyl siding… read more

Keeping Your Home Warm this Winter

  Earlier this year, we wrote about ways to keep your home cool during the heatwave we experienced over the summer. Now that temperatures have dropped and winter is beginning to settle in, it only makes sense to do the same for the winter season. Use these tips to warm up your home, not your… read more

7 Signs That Mean It’s Time to Replace Your Gutters

  Replacing the gutters isn’t something most of us get excited about, but it is something that needs to be done to keep water directed away from your home. Although cleaning your gutters a few times a year may increase their lifespan, eventually, they’ll need to be completely replaced. Sometimes just a minor repair is… read more

7 Ways to Add Curb Appeal To Your Home

  Maybe you’re putting your home on the market, or maybe you just want to spruce things up and fall in love with your house all over again. Either way, curb appeal is important. As they say, first impressions are everything. The way your home appears from the street is an indication of everything else… read more

Easy DIY Home Improvement Fixes

  Whether you’re selling your home or just looking to fix some of its pesky imperfections, it’s not always necessary to call in professionals who will charge you an arm and a leg for home improvement fixes. In fact, there are several common problems that you can fix with everyday, household products and the right… read more

Keeping Your Home Cool This Summer

  Ah, summertime. Days are spent poolside, barbequing, and for a lot of us, going broke from our electricity bill. Hot, midwest summers show no mercy, especially on our bank accounts, so it’s important to do everything we can to lighten the load we put on our air conditioners. There are several things you can… read more