Beyond White Picket Fences

Insulating Your Metal Garage Door In 3 Basic DIY Steps

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Metal garage doors are definitely a homeowner preference for a lot of reasons. These doors are resilient, lightweight, and overall function well for the purpose. However great garage doors made from lighter weight metal may be, these doors are also not always insulated, which can introduce a new problem: a chilled or heated garage depending on the season. Thankfully, having a basic metal garage door does not mean you have to put up with freezing your toes off in the winter or battling the heat in the summer.…

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How To Clean And Maintain Canvas Awnings

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Not only can canvas awnings make your home more attractive, they protect your windows from the sun, rain and other natural elements. Similarly, they protect furniture pieces and other items that rest near windows from sun damage and fading. They also shield your window glass from rainwater spots and destructive hail. And by keeping the hot sun out of your home, awnings can help reduce your electric bills during the summer months.…

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How To Remove Asbestos Siding For Disposal

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If you live in a home built prior to 1970, it likely has asbestos siding. In the 1970s, the EPA banned some asbestos spray applications, but many forms of asbestos are still allowed in construction.  Asbestos siding resembles roof shingles, and it could have a wood grain texture. It is suggested to have the siding professionally removed, but you can remove asbestos siding yourself by following these tips. Prepare to Work…

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