Archive for May, 2016

Did You Know Weed And Pest Control Methods Can Cause Cancer? Organic Lawn Care Benefits

Organic lawn care

A beautiful front lawn is like a house’s first impression. While a strong interior design or fancifully decorated backyard can lend a lot to a home’s ROI, it certainly isn’t what’s first spotted on the street or sidewalk! As such, Americans spend hundreds and even thousands of dollars every year to spruce up their lawn and leave it glowing and decadent all days of the year. However, not many know there are affordable, efficient and green ways of doing routine lawn care. Organic lawn care is the eco friendly trend that is sweeping the nation, increasingly popular for its lack of harmful chemicals and brilliant results. Let’s take a look at organic lawn care, also known as dog friendly lawn care, and why you should hop on board!

Why Is A Good Yard Important?

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Know What to Do If Disaster Heads Your Way Be Prepared for a Hurricane

Hurricane storm shutters

In recent years, we’ve become more and more aware of the devastation that hurricanes can wreak. Since 1990, five of the most expensive hurricanes in the United States have occurred and Hurricane Katrina was the third-deadliest hurricane in the history of the United States. With weather becoming more and more unpredictable as global warming and other natural forces affect it, it’s important to know how to get ready for a hurricane and how to protect your home from hurricanes. Even if you don’t live exactly in a hurricane zone, you should be able to answer the question, “How do I prepare for a hurricane,” in case of a freak weather emergency. Things like hurricane shutters and hurricane impact windows are useful items to have on hand to protect your home — and hopefully you and your family from any maj

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Are You Finally Ready to Move Out of Your Parent’s Home?

Advantages of owning a condo

For the first time in more than a century, more young adults are back home living witht heir parents instead of with partners. It is a very narrow margin, but the 32.1% of 18 to 34-year olds who are living at home with their parents are more than the 31.6% who are married and cohabitating with a partner. According to a study by the Pew Research Center, this is the first time in 130 years that the number of young adults living with their parents has surpassed the number of young adults living with partners.
National Public Radio reported this information in a May 24, 2016 report and went on to say that the Pew research indicates that less educated and Black and Hispanic young adults are more likely than non-Blacks and non-Hispanics and people with more education. Although these numbers

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Plans, Cutting Tools, and Money Tips for Beginning a Home Renovation

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You’ve been thinking about it on and off for a while now, you’ve talked it over with your family, and you’ve come to the decision to renovate your home. That means that you’re willing to live here for the long haul — you just need to make a few changes, whether it’s something minor like expanding a bedroom, or something major like adding an entire second story to your home. But how do you even begin?

  1. Have a plan and stick to it. Step one is always to have a plan. Think about everything you want done and exactly how you want it to look. Decide what paints to use, what sinks you want, what cabinets you want, and so on. Nothing is too small. Make sure it’s something you want, because changing your mind can delay the renovations and increase the money you’re spending.

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Keep Your Home Comfortable and the Earth Happy

Furnace repair

One of the most important elements in your home is the level of comfort based on the temperature. While there are some places that heating or cooling is more of a luxury, there are places where the winter or summer months hit such extreme temperatures that to be without proper heating and cooling units could actually be dangerous. Luckily there are multiple heating and cooling companies that will be able to install and help you maintain the best heating and cooling systems.

Heating and cooling companies to the rescue
There are a lot of different factors when it comes to finding the best system for your home, but heating and cooling companies will be able to offer good advice about what would b

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