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Three Scenarios To Choose A Low-Profile Ceiling Fan

When you shop for a white ceiling fan that you'll install in any of the rooms in your home, there are several different features and functions to think about. One detail that can initially be easy to overlook is how far the fan hangs below the ceiling. As you evaluate different ceiling fans, you'll come across some that are labeled "low profile." This term means that the fan mounts close to the ceiling, rather than hangs a significant number of inches below it. Read More 

Water Heater Problems? There May Be An Easy Solution

When your water heater starts acting up, it can be tempting to think, "Great — another appliance needs to be replaced." And maybe that is the case, but maybe it is not. Water heater problems have a habit of sounding or seeming really grim, when in actuality, they are pretty easy to fix. Take a look at the following water heater problems that actually have pretty simple, low-cost solutions. The pilot light keeps going out. Read More 

Avoid Pricey Pest Control Treatments With Routine Service Visits

Keeping pests out of your home can be a job that requires a lot of regular work since you don't want to end up in a situation where a full infestation can occur. If you want to avoid needing more thorough pest control treatments later, look into the benefits that come with booking routine services that can ensure that you are satisfied with what kind of work is done for your home. Read More 

Stabilizing Your New Aquarium Against Quakes And Clumsiness

Most people think of stabilizing an aquarium in terms of water pH and fish population, but stabilization also means ensuring the physical setup is secure. Whether you face a quake risk or just have clumsy people in your house, you need to be sure the aquarium is set somewhere -- and reinforced -- so that it doesn't tip over or lead to harm in any other way. It's not that difficult to do, but it does require careful placement and installation. Read More 

How To Get The Most Out Of Your Backlit LED Address Numbers

Your home's address numbers make your residence easy to locate. You can make it even easier for people to find your house by adding a source of illumination to your address numbers. Backlit LED address numbers can be purchased ready to install. They're a classy, beautiful way to make your home address highly visible. Here are three tips that will help you get the most out of your backlit LED address numbers: Read More