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For your family’s health and your home’s structural integrity, don’t let mold grow. Experts can help.
What To Know About Mold And Mildew
(NAPSI)—If you’re like a lot of homeowners, your domicile is in danger from an insidious, invisible growth—mold—and you … Read More
A professionally cleaned heating and cooling system can save you money.
Quality HVAC Cleaning
(NAPSI)—You could be more comfortable at home for less money. According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, cleaning a HVAC … Read More
A chainsaw can help protect your home and family from falling tree limbs before a storm and clean them up after one.
Today’s Weather Is Unpredictable: Keep Your Outdoor Power Equipment Ready
(NAPSI)—Weather today is challenging and the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) reminds home and business owners that it’s … Read More
Power equipment makes it easier to have a neat, attractive yard that turns the neighbors green with envy.
Powering Up Your Backyard: The Right Equipment
(NAPSI)—Backyarding—the trend to move all sorts of indoor activities outside—has become a permanent part of many people’s … Read More
The worst of times can bring out the best in people, as many Texans discovered during a terrible winter storm.
Apartment Living Fosters Much Needed Sense Of Community
(NAPSI)—Communities are more than groups of people who live together in the same geographical area. In their truest sense, … Read More
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5 Tips for Keeping Hardwoods Handsome

With its rich tones and distinguished style, hardwood flooring can be a beautiful design element of your home.

Home Upgrades to Improve Indoor Air Quality

When most people think about air quality, they’re typically thinking about outdoor pollution.

Plan the Ultimate Kitchen Upgrade

A kitchen serves as command-central of most homes, so it’s also one of the first rooms homeowners choose when it’s time to make upgrades.

Whether you are just beginning to take a stronger safety-first approach or looking to upgrade existing home safety equipment, keep these tips in mind as you spruce up your home for the season.
While spring naturally means it’s time for a refresh for many homeowners, it doesn’t mean you’re limited only to a cleaning party.
Consider these tips from the experts at the National Association for the Remodeling Industry to help save money on your next project.
After months of cool weather, the first hint of spring will likely have the whole family eager to dive into outdoor activities.
Spring means it’s time to start sprucing up your home and garden with a little TLC inside and out. If you’re unsure where to begin, consider these tips:

4 Ways This Company Is Fostering a Sustainable Future for the Planet

(NewsUSA) Not that long ago, "sustainability" in the business world was defined as being able to stay afloat even in trying economic times. But these days, when Greta Thunberg may be the …

Here's How One Company Is Doing Right for the Planet

(NewsUSA) Not that long ago, "sustainability" in the business world was defined as being able to stay afloat even in trying economic times. But these days, when Greta Thunberg may be the …

Financial Planners Reflect on Barriers, Opportunities in the Profession

(NewsUSA) - Creating a financial planner workforce that reflects the changing demographics of wealth in the United States is important for ensuring the long-term success of the profession and the …

Deciding to buy or sell a home is among the most important choices many people make in their lifetimes.
When you decide to make the investment in a home improvement project, you’re likely entrusting a professional contractor to bring your vision to life on time and on budget.
When you throw open the windows to welcome spring breezes, you’ll likely be spending more time with the garage door open, too.
Whether you call it a laundry room, mudroom or something else entirely, that multi-purpose space is likely a hub of activity in your home.
No matter how cramped and cluttered your living space may be, you can almost always find a spot or two for extra storage.

Goodbye Gym Membership—The Reimagined Connected Home Gym Is Here To Stay

(NAPSI)—After nearly a year at home and with access to more exercise resources and choices, including online workouts and classes, it’s easier than ever before to exercise from the comfort of …

Healthy Air, Healthy Home

(NAPSI)—Asthma affects more than 24 million people in the U.S., including more than 6 million children, reports the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America. In addition, more than 50 million …

Backyarding With A Purpose: Know Your Personality Type

(NAPSI)—Backyarding—the trend to use the backyard for everything from tele-working to working out to relaxing—has a different purpose for each person. Identifying your backyard’s role in your …

(NAPSI)—Just as people across the country celebrate Earth Day, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s ENERGY STAR program celebrates all the ways people collectively act to protect the planet …
(NAPS)—More Americans suffered extended power outages in 2020 than any year since Superstorm Sandy struck the New York area in 2012, according to Generac, owners of Power Outage Central, a …
(NAPSI)—Spring isn’t just when we spring forward in time, it is also the time when we spring into action to clean those places that likely haven’t been cleaned at all: your heating and cooling …
(NAPSI)—If you receive Social Security disability benefits and are interested in working from home, Social Security’s Ticket to Work (Ticket) Program may be able to help!  The Ticket …
(NAPSI)—More time spent at home is prompting homeowners across America to improve their property’s curb appeal. With an increased focus on their yards, many individuals are looking to upgrade …

Tips for elevating your man cave into the ultimate retreat

(BPT) - The desire to have a personal retreat within a home transcends generations, which is why man caves continue to be popular with guys of all ages and personality types, especially during the …

5 simple, sustainable backyard improvements

(BPT) - One in three consumers say they have increased their efforts to incorporate environmentally friendly practices, and 70% prefer to purchase eco-friendly products, according to a recent Trusted …

Safety fur-st: Pet safety and fire prevention tips

(BPT) - Pets nationwide are considered beloved members of the family. In fact, pet ownership throughout the U.S. has skyrocketed, with approximately 12.6 million Americans opening their home to a new …

Carpet helps you create a healthy, stylish, comfortable home

(BPT) - Being at home more often has inspired many people to make changes in their favorite spaces that focus on health and comfort. You might be surprised to learn that carpeting a room supports …

Home cleaning tips you were afraid to ask about

(BPT) - Open the windows, ready the broom and get out the dust cloths — it's time for some deep house cleaning! The benefits of a clean home go beyond simply eliminating clutter and dirt. The …

5 simple tips to extend the life of your clothing

(BPT) - Your clothing is an investment. You want your favorite items to look good for a long time, and being eco-conscious, you want to ensure your clothes don't end up in a landfill when you're done …

Home power preparations for severe weather

(BPT) - Tornados, floods, hurricanes and more — severe weather is increasing around the world. Are you ready if a threatening storm hits your home?“Storm frequency and intensity is …

4 essential tips for preparing for power outages

(BPT) - Natural disasters like hurricanes, severe storms, tornadoes and wildfires are forces to be reckoned with. Not only can they bring high-speed winds, heavy rains and roaring flames, they can …

Transform your old, cracked or weathered concrete patio into a backyard oasis

(BPT) - After being cooped up inside your home for over a year, you and your family are probably more than ready to get together outside to eat, have fun and just enjoy the warmer weather. Whether …

3 dreamy deck building products that sidestep sky-high lumber prices

(BPT) - According to a recent survey on the latest outdoor living trends, home improvement pros and deck building specialists tell Qualified Remodeler magazine that, “everyone is thinking about …

Did you know? Smoke alarms don’t last forever

(BPT) - When is the last time you replaced your smoke and carbon monoxide (CO) alarms? Smoke and CO alarms are critical elements of home safety. Yet, many people overlook replacing their batteries …

COVID-19 led to homeowners prioritizing outdoor living

(BPT) - Green spaces have always been a welcome addition to a home, but the COVID-19 pandemic elevated people's view on these areas from a nice-to-have to a necessity. Accessing a lawn or patio area …
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