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4 Signs It's Time To Pump Your Septic Tank

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When wastewater enters your septic tank, bacteria in your septic tank treat the waste. A layer of sludge accumulates on the bottom of the tank. This sludge consists of inorganic components and byproducts. At the top of your septic tank, a layer of scum gathers that consists of oils, grease, and fat. To keep your septic work correctly, it’s important to regularly pump the tank. Pumping your septic tank involves removing the sludge and scum from your tank so that it can continue to properly treat your wastewater.…

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Redesigning Your Kitchen? 4 Tips For A Great Redesign

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Redesigning your kitchen can be a wonderful experience. However, it is also a pretty big undertaking, which is why you want to make sure that you plan everything out well.  Kitchen Redesign Tip #1: Always Make Room for Storage Most people regret not adding enough storage to their kitchen, so make sure that you don’t have this regret.  Use every possible space that isn’t being put to use another way into storage so that you have more than enough storage space in your kitchen.…

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Making Some Changes To Your Yard? Why You Need To Include A Fire Pit In Your Backyard Plans

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If you want to make some changes to your backyard, don’t forget to add an outdoor fire pit. You may think that your new deck and outdoor kitchen will provide you with everything you need for your outdoor enjoyment, but that’s not the case. A new fire pit will help take your backyard experience to a whole new level. Here are just four of the reasons why you need to say yes to a new fire pit.…

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Iron Bacteria And Your Water Well

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If the water from your well is staining the fixtures in your home, has an unusual odor, and taste awful, all these factors could indicate an issue with iron bacteria. Iron bacteria are naturally found in soil and some surface waters, and unfortunately, it can sometimes make its way inside a water well. However, there are steps you can take to avoid this type of scenario. Learn more about the preventative measures you can take to keep iron away from your water well.…

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Building A Home? 3 Longstanding Trends You Should Avoid

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When it comes time to start looking around at home plans, many people wonder whether they should stick with tradition or branch out and try something new. Although it can be easy to side with floor plans and home additions that have been around for decades, some trends simply aren’t worth the modern-day hassles. Here are three longstanding trends you should avoid when building a home in today’s world.  Formal Living Rooms…

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Roofing Surprises On Old Homes, And How Your Contractor Will Address These Issues

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Old homes are full of surprises. There is often a shower in the basement with no walls, a defunct chimney once used for a wood or coal stove, and old roofing and siding buried under the modern equivalents. If your roof needs repair, your contractor is likely to find some surprises and oddities present. Those surprises and oddities, and how your contractor will address them, are as follows.  Wet and Rotting Plywood…

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How Impact Windows Improve Home Security And Why You Might Want Them For Your Home

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Impact windows are a good investment for your home due to the protection they provide. The glass in your windows is one of the most vulnerable areas in your home. The glass can be broken easily by intruders or flying debris in a storm. Impact glass is made to withstand these threats, so your home has increased security. Here’s a look at why you may want impact windows installed and how they increase safety.…

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Save Money On Your Electric Bill With These Simple Tips

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Family life can be hectic, with work and school activities plus the distraction of managing the home and household budget. But even the busiest family can be shocked into paying attention by home electricity bills that seem to grow larger with each passing month. If you have begun to experience a moment of dread each time your new bill arrives and want to take steps to shrink it back down to size, here are some proactive tips to help you achieve your goal.…

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Understanding The Purpose Of Spot Dredging And Why It's Done

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You surely have heard of “dredging the river” in conjunction with trying to find a body, right? Well, spot dredging is similar to that, with the exception that it has another purpose. There are also reasons why spot dredging may be used instead of dredging an entire body of water. To help you understand the role of spot dredging in construction, here is more on the topic. Spot Dredging Pulls up Bottom Sludge …

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Simple Steps You Can Take To Turn Your Guest Room Into A Beautiful Nursery

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If you are expecting a baby in the next few months, you probably want to make some drastic changes to your guest room, turning the room into the nursery for your little one. There are a lot of fun and different ways to decorate the room to make it look inviting and baby-friendly for your newborn. If you do not know where to get started, simply follow these helpful steps to have the room transformed in no time.…

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