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How to Rake a Roof and Prevent Ice Dams

Heavy snowfall can lead to ice dams, and that can lead to water leaking inside your home When a big snowfall hits, our eyes tend to stay focused on the ground – shoveling sidewalks, moving cars so snowplows can come through, putting down some sand on icy spots. But it’s a good idea to look… Read More

Extreme Freeze, Part Two: Plumbing Vents

Plumbing Vent Stacks: More Important Than You Think Your home has a few different exhausts – something for the furnace, maybe a fireplace chimney, a dryer vent, a kitchen fan. The one that usually gets the least attention is the plumbing vent stack. And that’s because it usually doesn’t need much care. But during extremely… Read More

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Caring for Your Home: Extreme Freeze Edition!

Extreme cold can put your home at risk! Be proactive to protect your pipes. There are typical tasks to do to get your home ready for winter: close or install storm windows, drain and disconnect your hose and outdoor faucet, make sure your door has weatherstripping. But what do you do when things get extreme… Read More

Firewood stacked next to a fireplace.

Ready to use your fireplace?

Ready to use your fireplace? Here are ten tips to get you started: With cold weather and dark nights setting in, there’s nothing like relaxing in front of a cozy fire. Many homebuyers say that a fireplace was a factor in their choice of home, but not everyone feels comfortable lighting a fire in one… Read More

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