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Natural Gas Heat

There are so many home heating fuel options available to homeowners now.  And as cold weather sets in every fall, all of us are likely to experience a cacophony of advertising voices compelling us to choose propane over oil or natural gas over electric.  But whether your home heating fuel...

Space Heaters

With winter around the corner, now is a good time to start thinking about how you'll warm up those cold rooms. If you're looking for a permanent heating solution, an electric heater might be just be what you need. While more expensive to run that conventional gas or oil heating systems, their...

Interior Remodeling

Want to conserve heat at night but avoid waking up to a cold house in the morning?  Get the best of both worlds by installing a clock thermostat.  Clock thermostats have a set-back feature that can automatically lower your heat at night while you're asleep, and then raise it again in the...

Bathroom Remodeling

Frozen pipes can be very damaging to your home, not to mention expensive to remedy.  There are a few things you can do to prevent frozen pipes

On very cold nights open the doors to any under sink cabinets that are located on outside walls (like most kitchen sinks.) This can prevent the...

Exterior Remodeling

by Yuka Kato for Fixr.com

The summer months bring outdoor fun for many families. Unfortunately, they can also lead to some major home repair problems by summer’s end. Sometimes it’s seasonal equipment wearing out and sometimes the end of summer summer weather can become severe. These tips...

Bathroom Lighting

Keeping seniors safe at home has become a top priority for millions of Americans and their elderly loved ones.  According to a recent survey by the American Association of Retired People (AARP), most seniors want to remain in their own homes as long as possible as they grow older.  But this...