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  • What To Do When Your Awning Doesn'T Open And Close Properly

    Awnings are a great way to expand your outdoor living space comfortably, but there may come a time in which your awning doesn't open when you want it to. Here, you'll find the two most common problems that prevent the awning from operating and tips for getting things working again. Motor Failure If you have a powered awning that opens and closes with an electric motor, the motor may have failed.
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  • Want New Furniture For Your Patio? 3 Tips For Finding The Right Pieces

    If you're frustrated with how your patio feels bare or is decorated with furniture that's in poor condition, it's a good idea to look into what kind of furniture you can have set up in your patio so that it looks great. It can be difficult to determine exactly what kind of furniture to pick up from a furniture store, making it useful to look into the following tips to narrow down which furniture would be a great fit for your patio once it's been set up.
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  • Installing New Cabinets And Flooring In Your Kitchen

    Older homes often get to a point that the kitchen needs a little freshening up. Depending on how old the home is, the cabinets and flooring can wear a lot. While some people like the old look and will keep it, a new set of cabinets and some new flooring can really make the kitchen shine. Picking Out A New Look Just because you want a new look in your kitchen doesn't mean that you cannot have a particular style in your kitchen.
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  • Decorating Your Home? Why You Should Go With A Modern Theme

    Decorating your house is all about creating an inviting environment that you love to spend time in. Whether you believe it or not, the way that your home is decorated can sometimes affect your moods. You know how it feels to walk into a beautifully decorated house where everything is clean and in place, as opposed to going into a place that is cluttered and unkempt. If you're ready to give your interior space a makeover and are trying to determine which theme to go with, check out some of the benefits of opting for modern decor.
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  • 4 Practical Tips For Avoiding Unplanned AC Breakdowns This Summer

    If you've ever experienced an unplanned air conditioning breakdown, then you know just how unpleasant this can be. Unexpected AC breakdowns can not only be costly, but if they're serious enough, they can leave you without functioning air conditioning in the middle of the sweltering summer heat! And while there's no way to 100% guarantee you won't run into air conditioning problems this summer, there are some simple and practical steps you can take to keep your AC running as smoothly as possible.
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  • 3 Reasons To Display Fresh Flowers In Your Lobby

    The aesthetic of the environment in your company's lobby can influence the opinion of employees and customers. While the right paint color and comfortable furnishings are important, you shouldn't overlook the benefits of having fresh flowers on display in your lobby at all times. Fresh flowers can add to the beauty of your lobby and contribute some significant benefits that will improve the mentality of those who spend time in your office in the future.
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  • Why a Pergola Is a Perfect Addition Next To a Swimming Pool

    If you have a backyard swimming pool, you're likely constantly looking to improve the space around it. You probably imagine tackling projects such as a patio around the pool or the building of a pool house in which your guests can get changed before and after swimming. One addition that should be on your to-do list is a pergola. This simple structure is something you can build directly above the patio that sits next to the pool.
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  • Four Things To Consider After Losing Your House Keys

    If you have lost the keys to your house, you may be wondering what to do next. First things first, you need to get yourself some new keys by hiring a locksmith. However, should this service also include replacing the locks? It doesn't always have to, but you need to consider some things first to ensure you and your family's safety. Here are four things to consider: How You Lost the Keys: Let's say your house keys were stolen.
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  • FAQ About Standby Generators

    One of the situations that homeowners sometimes end up in is having no access to electricity due to a storm. If you happen to live in a city that frequently experiences power outages, there is something that can be done to put an end to it. You can basically take control of your electricity by installing a standby generator for your power needs. A standby generator is especially handy if you have any medical equipment or other electronics that can put your life at risk if they are unable to be powered up.
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  • 3 Measures To Take When Dealing With Raccoons On Your Property

    Raccoons are cunning creatures that are identifiable by their black and white markings underneath their eyes. Despite being cute, they can show up unannounced and wreak havoc on your property. Put a stop to their shenanigans by taking these measures.  Protect Your Trash You may be wondering why raccoons keep showing up on your property. Most of the time, it's because they've been getting into your trash and finding sources of food.
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