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4 Things To Do Before Professional Carpet Cleaners Clean Your Carpets

Posted by on Aug 31, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 4 Things To Do Before Professional Carpet Cleaners Clean Your Carpets

If you have decided that you need to have the carpets in your home professionally cleaned, then you will want to do your best to ensure that the professionals can provide a thorough and effective clean. Before the carpet cleaners arrive, you should:      Clear the Floors: Try your best to clear the carpeted floors in your home as best as possible. You should move small side tables out of the way, floor lamps, area rugs, chairs, and more. The more stuff you can clear out of the way, the more areas your professional carpet cleaners will be able to clean. If you need someone to clean the rooms for you, then you can ask if that service is included with your price for the professionals to clean your carpets. They may charge an extra fee to do this,...

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Tips On How To Start A Successful Corporate Recycling Program

Posted by on Aug 14, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tips On How To Start A Successful Corporate Recycling Program

Are you a business owner? Are you concerned about your company’s impact on the environment? Whether you want to be seen as a positive influence in your community, or you’re hoping for a tax break, or you simply want to reduce pollution and waste, a corporate recycling program can help make sure that you are able to meet those goals. Here are some tips on how to set up your recycling program: Start small: Your company may only have 5 things that can be recycled, or it may have several dozen. Try to figure out exactly what trash your location produces and make a list of the most commonly discarded items. While you may be tempted to set up recycling bins for anything and everything that can be recycled, it’s important to start with just a few things at first....

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The Benefits of Sealcoating the Parking Lot of Your Business

Posted by on Jul 28, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The Benefits of Sealcoating the Parking Lot of Your Business

If you own your own business, you have a lot of things to take care of every day in order to keep your business afloat. It can be easy to forget about smaller details, like the condition of your business parking lot. However, the condition of your business parking lot is really not something you should overlook. Here are top two benefits you will experience by sealcoating your parking lot and keeping it in prime condition. Benefit #1: Sealcoating Increases the Curb Appeal of Your Business If you want to get customers off the street and into your business, you need to have an appealing storefront. Many business owners focus on making sure there landscaping looks nice and that they have an visually appealing sign in order to increase their curb appeal and bring in customers. Having nice landscaping...

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2 Things You Can Do to Help Maintain Your Air Conditioning System

Posted by on Jul 20, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 2 Things You Can Do to Help Maintain Your Air Conditioning System

Serious air conditioning repairs and maintenance should only be performed by a professional. However, there are some maintenance tasks that you can perform yourself as long as your system is not showing signs of a problem, such as cooling ineffectively, emitting strange sounds, or not blowing air. Here are two things you can do to help maintain your air conditioning system: 1. Remove debris from around your unit.  A residential air conditioning unit can usually be found adjacent to an exterior wall of your home. Since the unit is outside, debris, such as leaves and dirt, can sometimes build up around it. You can remove most of this material safely on your own. However, be sure to turn off the electrical breaker of the system first. Once the electricity is off, you can clear the area around the unit...

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3 Things You Need To Know About Lead Paint Abatement

Posted by on Jul 1, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Things You Need To Know About Lead Paint Abatement

Homes made before 1978 are particularly prone to having lead paint hanging around still, but the date alone is not enough to ensure that you’re protected. Lead paint is a serious concern for homeowners, especially if there are children in the home. If you’ve just found out that you might be dealing with lead paint in your home, there are some things that you need to know in order to make an informed decision. Why Lead Paint Is a Big Deal Because lead paint is so high in toxic chemicals, it’s extremely hazardous. Lead poisoning is a problem for children in particular, although anyone exposed to lead-based paint in a home can experience symptoms. WebMD reports that children absorb lead more quickly and in greater percentages than adults to, so it’s particularly important to remove lead from homes in...

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Benefits Of Fiberglass Shower Enclosures

Posted by on Jun 18, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Benefits Of Fiberglass Shower Enclosures

Taking a shower is probably the most relaxing part of your day, so investing in a beautiful shower enclosure could be well worth it. Shower enclosures made of traditional materials such as glass could serve you well for years, but have a limited timespan after which they become dull and ugly. There are also other reasons to get your old shower enclosure upgraded other than aesthetic appeal. For instance, once your shower enclosure cracks and gets porous, water could seep into your floorboards and rot the inside supports of your home, causing untold damage and weakening your home’s structure. Fiberglass shower enclosures Whether you want a bathroom upgrade, or want a brand new shower enclosure, fiberglass is a great option. This type of enclosure is made of a blend of glass and acrylic, making it far stronger than traditional...

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