Duct-Sealing Materials: Why You Should Never Use Duct Tape For Sealing Ducts
Who can blame the average homeowner for being a bit confused about duct tape? After all, people use it to patch together appliances, doors and even their c
Central Air Conditioning Buying Guide
Shopping for a central air conditioning system? Read about types, features, and other must-know topics in our central air conditioning buying guide to make an informed choice.
10 Tips for Hiring a Heating and Cooling Contractor
Discover the top 10 things to check out before you put your money on the table. Get a free download about Hiring a Heating and Cooling Contractor
How to Reduce Your Water Heater’s Energy Use
Yes, your water heater is an energy hog. But don’t replace it until you have to. These energy saving tips will help you save on your energy bills.
Painting the Kitchen One of These Colors Could Boost Your Home's Value by $1,400
Why You Should Stop Drinking Bottled Water
Addicted to bottled water? You can save lots of money a month if you can kick your bottled water habit and start using good, old fashioned tap water.
The Best Natural and Organic Green Lawn Care Tips
Most homeowners overapply pesticides and fertilizer to their lawns, and tend to look for a chemical solution to lawn problems when they should be thinking about healthy grass instead. When a lawn is healthy, it resists disease. If it isn’t sick, it doesn’t need ’drugs’ and extra care. Here are 10 tips to help you keep your lawn healthy. Whether you want to reduce chemical use or eliminate it altogether, following these tips will help your grass, your wallet and the environment.
Decorative Plumbing & Hardware: What Does It Mean?
Decorative Plumbing & Hardware: What Does It Mean? Let’s start with ‘decorative.’ As an adjective, decorative is defined as serving to make something more attractive; ornamental. In fact, decorative can be placed in front of a lot of words and it totally changes their perspective, decorative candles, decorative concrete, decorative shelves. By themselves, these words are ordinary, but insert the word ‘decorative’ and suddenly, they can invoke inspiration. We expect to see more style or a unique design or more features that give an item more pizazz. In some cases, this notion of decorative can be window dressing, but as it applies to plumbing & hardware, the proof is in the picture.
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The Modern Farmer Guide to Grocery Store Eggs
Not sure which eggs to buy? Here's our guide on what's baloney and what's legit.