Home Building and Remodeling Tips

Ways To Reduce Your Home Energy Bill

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Whether you are trying to help the environment by reducing energy usage, or just save money on your monthly utility bill, here are some things you can do to make long-term changes to your home’s energy usage. Insulate and Seal Everything: To avoid wasting money on your utility bills, it is important to be sure that your home in insulated and sealed. The “envelope” of your home (exterior walls, roof, doors, and windows) are your home’s first line of defense against the elements.…

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Four Things You Need To Know About Safety And Inspections Of Multi-Story Commercial Buildings

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If you have recently invested in commercial real estate, there are a lot of things that you will be responsible for, such as the safety of your building. Whether you are a business owner or the owner of the property, you want to make sure that people in your building are safe. This means that you need to have things like regular inspection of elevators, fire suppression systems, and have emergency plans in place to keep your building safe.…

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5 Things That Can Cause The Lights To Flicker In Your House

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If the lights in your home are flickering, this means you have some type of electrical problem. Below are some common reasons that can cause this to happen, such as a bad circuit, a circuit that is overloaded, improper wiring, loose service conductors, and an undersized service. Service Conductors The service conductors could be loose in the main electrical panel in your home, or at the meter base outside. These conductors heat up and cool down throughout the day and night,  and over time they can become loose.…

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