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Spa and Hot Tub Buying guide - 01/28/11 06:13 AM
Interested in creating a home spa? Many people go out and buy their first hot tub without giving enough thought to where they will put it, what it will be used for, and how they will handle maintenance and drainage. Luckily, with the right attention to these details owning a hot tub or spa can be a great way to add some relaxation to your home. Read on for some ideas on what to watch out for and consider when you buy your first hot tub or spa.Where Will You Put It?There are several things you need to consider when deciding (0 comments)
Outdoor Lighting for Home Safety - 01/21/11 11:58 PM
Outdoor lighting can be very effective whenever it comes to preventing crime. Installing the right type of lighting outside of your home can make it very difficult for intruders to enter your home. However, with all of the different choices of outdoor lighting available today, it can be difficult to tell what is actually the best. The first thing that is important to understand is that there is everything from very simple to really complex outdoor lighting available. Each will differ upon the type of light bulb that you will need to use, how it is installed or mounted, the cost (3 comments)
Radon Remediation - 01/17/11 03:24 AM
Radon is a gas that has no color or odor. It is naturally formed within the Earth’s crust as uranium breaks down. As it oozes to the surface, it can go through foundations and sub floors to enter into homes and buildings. Unfortunately, most people don’t even know that it is there until radon testing is conducted. However, once this radon is inside of your home it gets trapped and causes the radon level to rise significantly and thus cause some significant health issues. It can actually increase your risk for lung cancer and it has even been linked to numerous (3 comments)
Top 5 Most Annoying Backyard Pests - 01/06/11 04:54 AM
Let’s face it; people don’t like insects even though they were here long before we were. However, there are actually some that are more annoying pests than others. Some of the most annoying are as follows:MosquitoesThese pests are able to fly a long distance in search of food. The females feed on feed on warm-blooded animals. Once engorged with this blood she will then look for a place to lay her eggs. These eggs need to be laid in a place that will allow the thousands of eggs to survive. The best place for this is your outdoor garden barrel or (3 comments)
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