Repair Or Replace: How To Tell When It's Time For New Windows

Posted on: 20 February 2015
Sometimes, it's easy to tell when you need new windows in your home. For example, if they're busted, missing, or filled with cracks as big as the Grand Canyon, it's probably a good idea to sort out some replacement windows, STAT, unless you like the idea of woodland creatures having easy access to the interior of your home. However, it's not always easy to tell if you need your windows replaced completely, or if you can just get away with having them repaired.
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Five Myths About Clothes Moths

Posted on: 3 February 2015
Imagine it's the morning of a big meeting at work, and you reach for your favorite suit. Further imagine the shock and disgust you feel when you find it peppered with tiny holes; if you suspect moths did the damage, then you are probably right. Clothing moths cause literally millions of dollars worth of destruction to clothing and other home textiles such as furniture and bedding. However, there are a lot of misconceptions about moths, and these hinder efforts to prevent or eradicate infestation.
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5 Ways Apps Can Help With Moving

Posted on: 22 January 2015
Moving has been pretty standard for many decades. After packing everything up, a household moving company will bring it to your new home or apartment where the process of unpacking begins. The old tradition of packing is filled with many pitfalls or annoyances that can easily be removed with modern technology. Downloading and using a variety of apps can enhance the way you move, make things easier, and keep everything completely organized.
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What's That Sound? Identifying Furnace Noises

Posted on: 29 December 2014
Your home's furnace is normally considered a silent partner when it comes to heating your home. However, it can make itself heard whenever it needs attention. If you're concerned with the noises coming from your furnace, you can use this guide to identify and diagnose them on your own. Then you can decide if you need an experienced HVAC technician from a place like HomeSmart From Xcel Energy to evaluate your furnace's health.
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