Category: home tips

Planting shade trees is not only great for the environment and your home’s curb appeal, but they will lower your energy bill and help your air conditioning unit last longer. Creating shade around your home and air conditioning unit is one of the best things you can do for your HVAC unit. Planting shade trees […]

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There’s no better way to jump into spring than with some fun new home décor. With a new season comes some fun new trends! The spring of 2017 has some great new fun home décor trends you’ll have no trouble getting on board with! Colors Nothing says hello spring like bright green! This color is […]

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It’s a new year, so how about a new kitchen? 2017 brings some great new trends in remodeling and some that are timeless. Get started on your remodel while keeping these helpful tips in mind. Countertop This is a pricey upgrade, but it will make a major difference to your kitchen. To help keep prices […]

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Vacuum insulation panels, also referred to as “VIPs” are on the rise and has been slowly making its way to the U.S. This new type of insulation product is more effective than other types of insulation, but it also comes with quite a costly price. VIPs are almost a perfect vacuum, the panels contain just […]

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Hardwood floors can get bitterly cold during the winter. You even dread the thought of walking across the room without a pair of cozy socks or your slippers on. Not only do they chill your feet but the coolness of the floor makes your home feel much colder. Keep your feet and your home nice […]

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Ice, slush and blizzards can make for some extremely hazardous driving conditions. The winter weather can often be unpredictable and come without warning. Make sure you’re prepared for any situation should you get stranded in your vehicle this winter season. Blanket/sleeping bag The winters in PA can be unpredictable and you never know when you […]

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Here in Southwestern PA, winter has only just begun. Although ice skating, sledding and skiing are winter activities we all enjoy, winter is also one of the most dangerous seasons. Keep yourself and your family safe and healthy this winter so you can enjoy all of the season’s fun festivities. Along with owning a home […]

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With the temperature steadily beginning to drop, it’s important to get a jump start on preparing for winter. Properly insulating your hot water heater should be at the top of your list. According to energy.gov, insulating your hot water tank has the potential to save up to 16 percent on your energy bill. Take advantage […]

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