Beyond White Picket Fences

Do You Have Kids Or Pets? Consider These Flooring Options

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When you have kids or pets living in your home, the type of flooring you have needs to be able to hold up in the heavy traffic areas. That’s why it is so important to make the right choice in flooring when doing a home renovation project. There are different types of flooring that will work better than others with pets and kids, so consider these three flooring options that help you fight grime and dirt.…

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Are White Shingles Right For Your Home?

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Standard asphalt shingles range from middle tone to dark, and some homes go so far as to have black shingles. Darker colors, however, absorb a lot of heat. White shingles, by contrast, reflect light instead of absorbing it. This can keep the roof cool, which can have significant energy saving benefits. Benefits of White Shingles Many homeowners who turn to white roofs are concerned primarily with saving energy and money while reducing their home’s carbon footprint.…

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2 Reasons To Closely Monitor An Elderly Loved One's AC Unit

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Aging individuals often want to remain in their own homes as they grow older. Maintaining a sense of independence can be psychologically beneficial for the elderly, but engaging in the routine maintenance required to keep a home functioning can be physically impossible. If you are responsible for the care of a loved one, monitoring systems like the air conditioner (AC) in the home of your elderly relative is vital. Here are two reasons why you should take the time to closely monitor the performance of the AC unit in your aging loved one’s home.…

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