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A Safe Water Supply - 10/28/09 03:41 AM
A Safe Water Supply, a safe water supply sure is critical to protecting publie health, is the first obligation of all water suppliers. Without the modern water systems, diseases such as cholera and dysentery would be part of our everyday life.
In the United States, water utilities are monitored for more than 100 contaminanta and must meet close to 90 regulations for water safety and quality. Those water standards are among the world's most stringent. A Safe Water Supply, States usual also require utilities to meet additional standards. Community water supplies are tested evey day. Tap water undergoes far (14 comments)
Hydrant Flushing in Cavendish Vermont - 10/25/09 06:48 PM
Hydrant Flushing in Cavendish Vermont, Monday 26 October through Wednesday 28 October 2009, during the hours 9:00 A.M. to 5 P.M. the Cavendish Municipal Water System, will be do-en the Town's Fall Hydrant Flushing.
The Cavendish Municipal Water System, would like to remind the system users that Hydrant Flushing may cause temporary discoloration and turbidity of the water. This very important system maintenanance procedure is something that needs to be conducted each Fall and Spring. The flushing program allows the pipes to be purged and the hydrants checked for proper operation.
Hydrant Flushing in Cavendish (5 comments)
The Halloween Jack O' Lantern Learn about it in Chester Vermont - 10/25/09 08:37 AM
The Halloween Jack O' Lantern Learn about it in Chester Vermont, have you gave any thought as to why we carve Jack O' Lanterns for Halloween? You sure can find out today on the Green in Chester Vermont. You'll be able to meet Michael Caduto at Misty Valley Books at 4:00 P.M. will tell us about it. Mr. Caduto will perform the old Irish folk tale, Mean John and the Jack O' Lantern.
This Irish folk tale, is in the newly pubished August House Book of Scary Stories. There are three main characters in the story, theres Mean (11 comments)
Charlestown New Hampshire Folks come join A Halloween Carnival - 10/24/09 09:30 PM
Charlestown New Hampshire Folks come join A Halloween Carnival, on Sunday 1st of November 2009, the Cub Scouts of Charlestown are sponsoring a free Halloween Carnival from 1:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. at Charlestown's Primary School. Theres going to be a whole lot of fun Carnival games, Costume judging to take part in, and a huge minatour maze.
Children attending must be accompanied by an adult. The P.T.A. will also be haven a winter clothing rummage sale, and taken wreath orders in the School at the same time, Please be sure to attend to show your support.
First Time Home Buyers Need to Know About Charlestown,NH Property Tax - 10/24/09 07:05 PM
First Time Home Buyers Need to Know About Charlestown, NH Property Tax, Charlestown Town Governing body, being in the Economic times we are in, why are you going to make it harder on the folks that live here, and those that just might be thinking of bauying a home and moving their familys to Charlestown, New Hampshire, by increasing the Property Taxes 3.9 percent for 2009 Tax year. This percent will raise home owners property Taxs to $24.30 per $1000.00 of assessed propery. First Time Home Buyers, and Home Owners this is a 94 cent increase over last year's. Charlestown Governing (7 comments)
This here story took place in a home in Greenville, North Carolina. The home had a bookcase with a hidden room behind it, the room had a dark and terrifen secret, along with a note. Seen that one of your buyer clients, may just pick one of Fannie Mae's foreclosed on home. You'll sure want to know about (12 comments)
The First Little Pig had a Straw Home - 10/18/09 10:14 PM
The First Little Pig had a a Straw Home, that there first little pig, should have had a Home Inspection. Then the big bad wofe would not been able to blow his home down. Folks in Aermica, first started build-en homes with Straw Bales, back in the 1800's. There are folks now a days, that are using the technique to build their home. Did you know theres enough Straw growen in Aermica, to build a half million homes every year. And you very will could save 75 % on heating your home of Steaw Bales.
Straw Bales walls also (20 comments)
Engineered Wood I-Beams Exposed to Fire Part one - 10/18/09 11:31 AM
Engineered Wood I-Beams Exposed to Fire Part one, a engineered wood I-beam is a structural component of top and bottom flanges, which could be solid or laminated wood, united with a plywood or Oriented Strand Board web of various depths separating them. Engineered wood I-beams are primarily used for floor systems but can also be found in some roof applications. You'll find they are manufactured up to sixth feet in length for applications where folks desire an open floor space area. The cross section resembles the same shape of a steel I-beam, which is how its name came about.
Engineered Wood I-Beams Exposed to Fire Part two - 10/18/09 08:37 AM
Engineered Wood I-Beams Exposed to Fire Part two, new construction, nearly half of all new residential construction utilize engineered wood I-beams, these and other truss floor components are the norm for wood construction. Residential buildings built after 1990 are suspect for haven engineered wood I-beams or some type of truss floor system.
The hazards and risks of engineered wood I-beams is they burn rapidly due to a very high surface to mass ratio characteristic of kindling. Just like a common truss, the engineered wood I-beam substitute geometry for mass to support the intended load. Engineered wood I-Beams rely on (8 comments)
My Blood is Boiling and I'm going to Take Them On - 10/16/09 09:34 PM
My Blood is Boiling and I'm going to Take Them On, you might be asken, what in the world is wrong? Seen that I'm a Vet, just as many other members of the ActiveRain community are. Receiving an E-Mail from a low life Scammer, claiming to be a Lt. Colonal in the U.S. Army, and stating that he is the Commander of the 1st. Battalion 63rd. Armor Regiment in Iraq. Is truely enough to royally pess this Vet off. The Scammers of the world, operate in a number of different ways, but a Scammer always work on the emotions of folks. (19 comments)
The Grand State of Texas Septic System A question to ask BY David Winters - 10/15/09 10:51 PM
The Grand State of Texas Septic System A question to ask By David Winters, I'm doing this post for two very good reasons, one I'm wanting to help get David's blog posts out to the folks of Comal County, Texas. And to anyone in New Hampshire and Vermont, that may be going to be reloating to the Hill Country of Texas. I want you to know who to call and talk with about any Septic System, needs you may have. I can sure tell ya, that when your working with one of the members of the Winters family, your talking and (6 comments)
First Time Home Buyers did the home have any water intrusion into it - 10/13/09 11:45 PM
First Time Home Buyers did the home have any water intrusion into it, a having a Mold Inspection and Testing can help to know for sure. When your going to buy a new or a used home, you should think about also have a Mold Inspection. Here are some question you really should ask yourself, when your looking at homes on the market. Was there any kind of musty smell in the home or other buildings? Was there at all any visible signs of water damage in any where in the home? Did the home have a wet basement? Did (11 comments)
First Time Home Buyers and Home Owners Water Pipe Leaks and Mold - 10/12/09 03:53 AM
First Time Home Buyers and Home Owners Water Pipe Leaks and Mold, if your home has any water pipe leaks, Mold sure is going to love your home. Mold needs moisture in order to thrive and grow. Many of the mold problems folks have in their, originate from the result of some kind or intrusion by water, especially the ones that folks have not resolved quickly. Water and pipe leaks are very common culprits, seen they provid all the moisture, that mold needs and loves. And because most leaks are so often undetected for months, and sometimes even years if they (6 comments)
First Time Home Buyers and Home Owners do you know about Relative Humidity - 10/11/09 11:21 PM
First Time Home Buyers and Home Owners do you know about Relative Humidity, Are you going to be liven in an area that has high Humidity, then your going to be on the look out for potential Mold problems. Did you know that outdoor Humidity affectes the indoor Humidity levels of a home and even commercial properties. This creats the perfect environment for toxic Mold growth.
If your home has a Relative Humidity level, thats greater than 55 percent promotes growth of Mold and other fungi. Even though Relative Humidity remains fairly consistent outdoors, its a different story for the (5 comments)
Home Inspectors have a Heart that can Brake also - 10/10/09 12:19 PM
Home Inspectors have a Heart that can Brake also, we some times get a phone call, that just brake's our heart. Just like the one, that I received the other day. There was a very nice lady on the line, and she started telling me about her home, that she, her son, and her baby thats on the way live's in. She is need-en and want-en an Inspection and test-en done for Black Mold. I could hear in this poor lady's voice that she was really truely worried as she told me, that she believes her home has a major problem, (13 comments)
First Time Home Buyers do you understand Your Real Estate Agent's language - 10/07/09 08:20 PM
First Time Home Buyers do you understand Your Real Estate Agent's language, as far as to the language your Agent is speaking. The language that any professional, like Contractors, Engineers, Builders, Lawyers, even some Home Inspectors. All these folks, can sound like they are speaking a foreign language at times. Real Estate terms sure can also be a bit confusing. Heres a a mini-glossary of the most common ones used, to help you out.
CMA: Comparable Market Analysis, a home evahuation based on properties that have sold in a neighborhood, that similar to the home and property your (12 comments)
What is a Warranty Deed and Wording You can find in it, in New Hampshire! - 10/03/09 08:09 PM
What is a Warranty Deed and Wording You can find in it, in New Hampshire!, a General Warranty Deed from is used to convey an interest in real estate. The General Warranty Deed, is to help guatrantee that the title conveyed is good and its transfer is rightful. It includes a promise by the preson maken it (the Seller) that he or she, or both will defend the Grantee (the Buyer) from any and all claims of others. (I need to add, that it does not always) I'll explain why I made that statement at the end of this post. Heres (8 comments)
The12th. Annual Chili Cook - Off Claremont New Hampshire - 10/03/09 05:03 AM
The 12th. Annual Chill Cook - Off Claremont New Hampshire, yesterday I wrote posted about the Claremont New Hampshire's Fall Festival, Come One and All. The Chill Cook - Off is one of the events scheduked to take place during the Festival. The Claremont Packs and Recreation Department is sponsoring the Chili Cook - Off. It will be taken place in a new location this year, it going to at the Visitor Center Park. Between North Street and the newly. renovated Mill District.
The Chili Cook - Off, sure is one of the most popular fundraising special events. (8 comments)
Claremont New Hampshire's Fall Festival, Come One and All - 10/01/09 08:37 PM
Claremont New Hampshire's Fall Festival, Come One and All, its time for the Claremont 12th. Annual fall festival! Folks sure will be celebrating another fall foliage season, this Sat, 3 Oct. 2009, at the Visitors Center Park on North Street, in Claremont. The fun will get started at 10:00 A.M. and go on till 8:00 P.M.
To kick off the Festival, there will be a 5k race and children's walk. Pleasant Street will be closed to showcase Strolling through History, a History walk through downtown Claremont.
Claremont New Hampshire's Fall Festival, Come One and All, the walk (10 comments)
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