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3 Telltale Signs of an AC unit in Distress
Posted by Hannah Barney
Are you noticing a difference in your home's cooling? Make sure your unit isn't stressed out! Check out our top signs of a stressed AC unit

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10 Things You Definitely Want To Check Before It Gets Cold
Posted by Hannah Barney
Taking just a little bit of time now will help save you from problems later on. These are the tasks that you will want to take care of before it gets cold.

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HOW TO Prevent Sickness From Your Home
Posted by Hannah Barney
Every year you seem to be stuck with that pesky spring cold... AND you might be surprised that your home could actually be what is making you sick! Check out these 5 ways to reduce your chance of getting sick.

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5 Steps to Keep Warm This Winter Season – WITHOUT touching your thermostat
Posted by Hannah Barney
Living in the MidWest with this constant temperature change makes the temptation to crank up the heat on colder days even more appealing. However, there are some steps you can take in order to help keep your rooms warmer without resorting to extreme measures...

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4 Ways that Your Family Can Benefit from a Humidifier
Posted by Hannah Barney
Are you the person in your family who is always getting a cold, or have a family member that seems to catch everything going around? Instead of waiting for that cold, wouldn’t you like to be prepared this year? Find out why you should consider a humidifier for your home.

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HOW TO Save Yourself from Holiday Headaches (What Foods NOT to Put Down the Disposal)
Posted by Hannah Barney
We know how tempting it is to just put everything down the drain and be done with it, but your disposal can't handle all of it! Find out what NOT to put down the disposal this holiday season and save yourself from those potential holiday headaches.

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Your 5 "Last Minute" Tips for Winter Preparation
Posted by Hannah Barney
You’re already spending so much money heating your home, you might as well make sure that heat stays inside to keep you warm! Save yourself some money this winter by giving your home some love with these last minute preparation tips.

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HOW TO Prevent Heating Fires in Your Home
Posted by Hannah Barney
Heating fires are one of the main causes of home fires – but they’re also something you can prevent for your household. Check out our 6 Step Checklist to help keep your family warm AND safe during the cold months!

Your Fall Maintenance Checklist

Your Fall Maintenance Checklist
Posted by Hannah Barney
The leaves are changing and you are finally getting ready for that season change-which means your home is too! Check out our 5 step fall checklist to help get your home ready for the colder months ahead

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How NOT to Install an Air Conditioner
Posted by Hannah Barney
While we can't tell you exactly how to install an air conditioner, we can tell you what methods to avoid... Here's what NOT to do!

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