Archive for August 17th, 2017

Tips On Using Fireplace Dampers Effectively

Getting a fireplace installed or renovated is really not enough. The fireplace should have with it a proper ventilation area, chimney, and a damper. The heat that circulates inside the house should not escape. It’s a simple fact that if you do not maintain the fireplace effectively, then...
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Thinking of Building Your Own Deck

First check local building codes, regulations and zoning restrictions. These may restrict your options. So will any deed restrictions and the location of a septic tank. Next, decide where you want to locate your new deck, off the kitchen, living room or family room makes a big difference,...
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Should You Install Your Chimney Liner Yourself

If you live in an older home that was built before the your chimney was probably built without a clay tile liner. Starting in the clay tile liners were built into the chimney during construction, and in more recent times many homes are built with prefabricated metal chimneys...
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Top 10 Places To Visit In Gainesville, Florida

An excellent place for nature lovers, this place is a home to a wide variety of butterflies. This place features hundreds of free-flying butterflies and birds from all around the world. Butterflies of different shades and colors are released every Saturday and Sunday, at 2 pm, 3 pm...
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Using Decibels to Thwart the Bad Guys

Okay their isn’t any fool proof way to keep the bad guys out. Just diligent use of alarms and locks. You can discourage them and send them away. For example what if the would be bad guy busted the front door in but the door had a door...
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