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Can I Afford a Metal Roof? Yes!

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If you own your own home, the chances are that you have concerns about your roof. Maybe you are considering replacing your current roof with a new one. What kind should you get? There are several options and sometimes, it is hard to decide which is the best roof for your home and your family. Maybe you have done some research and looked into both traditional roofs, with shingles and asphalt and metal roofs. Perhaps you have gone as far as to talk to a metal roofing contractor. You are interested in a metal roof but wonder if you can afford it. The answer is a resounding “yes!”

Top Reasons You Can Afford a Metal Roof:

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Bathroom Remodeling A Few Tips To Remember

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A bathroom is, for many people, more than just a practicality. The design of your bathroom is both about practical elements — like efficiency and energy use — and personal details. You don’t want a bathroom that doesn’t reflect your personality and fit into the design of the rest of your home. At the same time, you want your bathroom to be up to date, stylish, and complete with the best possible appliances. As such, it’s no surprise that many Americans engage in bathroom remodeling projects each year. Bathroom remodeling is one of the most popular remodeling projects out there, with many compani

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This Seasonal Checklist Should be Completed Before You Use Your HVAC System

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Whether you’re preparing for Spring, Summer, Autumn, or Winter, your HVAC system should be ready to go. Tune ups and inspections are an important part of caring for and maintaining the efficiency of your cooling and heating system, and can mean the difference between it lasting five years or 12. So the next time you schedule a tune up, make sure all of these areas are looked at.

Thermostat Settings

Installing a programmable thermostat is one of the most beneficial things you can do to save money when running your air conditioning or heating system. Not only can it save you time, it can save you money and c

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Does Your Summer Include a Kitchen Remodeling Project?

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The elementary teaching couple had a huge project planned for the beginning of their summer. The dining room set they bought with their wedding money nearly 20 years ago was hunter green. In 1996, the green-stained wood seemed like a great idea, but it was now time for an upgrade! After the husband restrained the top and painted the rest, the rustic white wash looked great. The dining room chairs are still a work in progress and the entire event was definitely a labor of love.
Not all homeowners are satisfied with a do-it-yourself kitchen project. Though refinishing the cabinet fronts and kitchen table may work for some families, other homeowners are looking at more serious entire kitchen remodeling projects.
Popular Surfaces Put a New Spin on Kitchen Remodeling Projects

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Five Questions to Ask When Looking at a Home Heated With Propane

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If you’re looking to buy a new home, odds are one of the first questions you’re going to ask is how the building is heated. Propane heating is a major selling point, as it’s a more efficient alternative to electricity and gas products, but for those homes being heated with propane, there are a few essential questions that you need to be asking.

What is the propane being used for?

Propane is a versatile heating tool, and is often used to power things like stoves, water heaters, and various other appliances in addition to heating a home. However, if the home has recently been converted to propane, then not all appliances may be using it. To take full advantage of the propane service, you need to assess whether or not you’re willing to make the change in appliances.

Who o

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