6 Home Renovation Mistakes That Could Cost You

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Many homeowners undertake renovations in the fall before winter sets in. Market research company IBISWorld estimates that home remodeling is a $52 billion market that grew 3.8 percent between 2009 and 2014. Still, not all home improvements are created equal. Many homeowners assume they’ll recoup their investment in renovations when they sell the property, but […]

5 Tips to Keep Rodents Out This Winter

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‘Tis the season for list making. Of course, there’s the naughty-and-nice list, the endless holiday shopping list and the “this-year-I-will-do-it-New Year’s Resolution (really!) list.” With so many lists to be made, there’s one list that is particularly important — the winter pest-proofing list. Many people mistakenly believe pests should only be dealt with once inside […]

Heat Pump Systems

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For climates with moderate heating and cooling needs, heat pumps offer an energy-efficient alternative to furnaces and air conditioners. Like your refrigerator, heat pumps use electricity to move heat from a cool space to a warm space, making the cool space cooler and the warm space warmer. During the heating season, heat pumps move heat […]