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New Homeowners: How You Can Protect Your Property Investment

Buying a property is one of the most significant purchases most people will ever make. It is crucial that you go into the process with your eyes open, aware of all the responsibilities and risks of homeownership.   Protecting your investment is critical and can be done in various ways. You should find ways to preserve […]

The Whats and Hows of Expanded Polystyrene (EPS)

Feeling the squeeze from rising energy bills? Gas prices have gone through the roof, and end-users are the ones covering the markup. Households are spending substantially more to keep homes warm than just a few years ago. Blame the global gas shortage and the fact that many homes in the UK have insufficient levels of […]

Spiders: How Do I Get Rid of Them for Good?

Did you know that there are more than 43,000 different spider species worldwide? Only a small number of them are known to have venomous bites, including black widows. Fortunately, the majority of spiders you will encounter here in North America are more of a nuisance rather than a danger. If spiders scare you, there are […]

Building a Smart Home – Where Do You Begin?

Even though it didn’t get too popular and mainstream up until a few years ago, the concept of a smart home has been around for a good while. Initially, the goal was to save on electricity bills and if possible, make your day-to-day life a bit more convenient. Today, with the smart home integrating with […]

Jacuzzi vs. Hot Tub

If you are made to choose between a Jacuzzi and a hot tub, which one would you prefer and would you know the difference? The truth is that it would be inaccurate to choose between the two. A common misconception made by some people is to refer to all hot tubs as Jacuzzis. The truth […]

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10 Hot Tub Enclosure Ideas

Once you purchase a new hot tub you need to find a home for it, and in some cases, a hot tub enclosure is an answer. Arguably the best and most challenging thing about hot tub enclosures is how you’re going to decorate it. There are so many factors to take into account: how beautiful […]

Best Time To Buy A Hot Tub [6 Tips to know]

So, when is the best time to buy a hot tub? As soon as you have chosen the bathtub you want, the next important question is when you should purchase. Spas are perfect for use all year long, but is there a specific best time of year to buy a hot tub? The answer will […]

Where is the best place to put a carbon monoxide detector?

Carbon monoxide poisoning kills thousands of people and is easily preventable! Maybe you’re moving into a new home, or you’ve gone through our review of the best carbon monoxide detectors and bought yourself a new unit. The next logical question is where is the best place to put a carbon monoxide detector? You want to find […]

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Carbon Monoxide Detector Beeping? [5 Things You Should Do]

A carbon monoxide detector and an alarm are designed to alert users about the unsafe level of carbon monoxide—these work through making flashing lights and noise. Nevertheless, they also make flashlights and noise under some conditions. The noise that they made was described as chirping, beeping, and squeaking. The majority of carbon monoxide detectors make […]

Smart Thermostat Without C Wire [How to install it]

Imagine buying a new smart thermostat, patiently waiting for that Amazon box to be delivered. You open it up, read the instructions, maybe watch a video that tells you how to install the device. You remove your existing thermostat to find that things aren’t quite right – you don’t have a C-wire. A C-wire or […]