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Day: May 4, 2022

5 Upgrades That’ll Give You an Energy-Efficient Home
Home Improvement

5 Upgrades That’ll Give You an Energy-Efficient Home

Have you ever wondered about the energy efficiency of your home?  Studies show that the United States uses 17% of the world's primary energy. Your power bill is probably higher than you'd like and could be costly. Are you looking for ways to reduce your energy consumption and save some money on your utility bills? Luckily, there are upgrades you can make to improve your home's energy-efficiency home and help the environment. We can help you learn about the process, so keep reading for all the details. Repair or Replace Your Roof  A well-insulated and energy-efficient roof can save you money on your energy bills and help reduce your carbon footprint. The best method for making your roof more energy efficient will depend on your roof type. If you have a shingled roof, you ...
How to Open a Pool for Summer
Home Improvement

How to Open a Pool for Summer

There are a whopping 10.4 million residential pools in the United States. So, there are plenty of Americans just like you who are preparing to open their pools for the summer.  However, you need a bit of help with yours — you need a lesson (or a refresher) on how to open a pool. It's easy enough once you learn the process. Here are the X steps to take this summer and beyond to prepare yours. Take Off the Winter Protection You'll start the process by removing the winter protection that you have in place. Pump out any excess water that's on top of the cover and remove the debris, too. Then, remove the cover and grab your net to skim away any debris you didn't grab in round one.  Inspect Everything Next up, you'll want to have a look at every part of your pool to make...