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Ten Home Maintenance Recommendations For Your Spring Cleaning List

As the days grow longer, you’ll have more time in the evening to take care of all those chores that have been stacking up during the winter. Yes, spring cleaning is no fun, but performing basic maintenance on your house is the best way to catch small problems early before they become big, expensive problems. […]

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Protect Your Roof By Keeping Your Gutters Clean

Spring is in air, which means it might be time to tackle that exterior home to-do list. Top on the list should be cleaning out the gutters. Yes, we just heard you groan. Cleaning the gutters is an unpleasant chore, but it’s actually a really important preventative measure to keep your roof and your eaves […]

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Christmas-Lights

Fascia Boards and Christmas Lights

How To Check Your Fascia Boards For Damage If you plan on getting up on the roof to hang your Christmas lights this year, you might as well check on the condition of your fascia boards while you’re up there. Fascia boards are attached to the edge of the roof and horizontally connect the rafters. […]

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Repair Or Replace Wooden Shakes

No, wooden shakes aren’t the least popular flavor of malt at the local burger shop. Rather, wooden shakes are made from split logs and are used to cover a roof, much like a shingle. They’re typically made of cedar, spruce or treated pine. Shakes are brown or reddish in color when new, but usually fade […]

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