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Which Roofing Material Should I Have?
Home Improvement

Which Roofing Material Should I Have?

Selecting a roofing material can feel like ordering at a restaurant with a five-page menu: While options are great, they can also be overwhelming. Asphalt, wood, metal, slate, clay or concrete tile, plastic polymer . . . What makes one material better than the other? Why do asphalt shingles comprise over 80% of the residential…

Replace Your Cable TV Without Losing Your Favorite Channels
Homeowners

Replace Your Cable TV Without Losing Your Favorite Channels

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Lawn Care Tips for Fall
Maintenance

Lawn Care Tips for Fall

Does fall lawn care typically conjure up images of endless raking? Does early winter lawn care usually mean applying expensive synthetic fertilizers in preparation for the spring? With the steadying hand of a lawn care professional, who can help you take advantage of nature’s seasonal bounty, there is an easier, more practical, and more environmentally…

Are Solar Panels Worth It?
Home ImprovementSmart Home

Are Solar Panels Worth It?

For financial, environmental, ethical, and practical reasons, it’s time to talk about solar energy. Solar energy is easy-to-understand, highly subsidized by federal, state, and local governments, a good investment for homeowners, and inherently environmentally sustainable. It also makes great sense: instead of churning out energy by burning fossil fuels like coal and natural gas, solar…

Common A/C Problems (And How To Fix Them!)
Maintenance

Common A/C Problems (And How To Fix Them!)

During the heat of summer, no other home appliance is as important as the central air conditioning (A/C) system. What if the A/C stops working? You need to identify and remedy the problem immediately, either by yourself or with the help of a certified technician. There are a variety of things that can affect the…