Archive for April, 2018

Is There Radon in Your Home? Why the Answer Might Shock You

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For the average American, radon is a word we hear in high school chemistry class, only to be forgotten shortly afterward.

Yet this seemingly unassuming chemical is also a radioactive compound that is present in a shocking number of homes. Approximately one in 15 homes in the U.S. is said to have radon levels at or exceeding the EPA’s action level; as a result, radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer today. And because radon can be neither smelled nor seen, the only way way to tell if it’s present in your house is to seek out a residential radon testing service.

There is some good news, however: If radon is found to be present in your home, it’s possible to mitigate your home’s radon levels and bring them down to safe levels. And in many places, radon testing is available at little t

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Everything You Need To Know About Magnetic Resonance Imaging

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Magnetic Resonance Imaging: What You Need to Know

    If you are someone (or know someone) who is in the welding industry you have come to the right place. When it comes to welding, not only are there numerous types of tools involved (i.e. purging equipment, pipe alignment tools, and non sparking tools) but there are also various types of jobs that welding equipment can assist with. Specifically, welding plays a big role in the medical field, with regards to magnetic resonance imagin

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The Benefits Of Good Landscaping

As many landscape architects will tell you, landscaping your lawn can have a number of positive benefits, from increasing the overall value of your home to even just increasing your enjoyment of your outdoor spaces. When considering a landscaping project of your lawn, landscape architects should be consulted as they can inform you on how to best upgrade your outdoor spaces. Landscaping services may be an upfront cost, but they are one that more than pays for themselves.

For those looking to soon put their home on the market, upgrading their landscaping is advised by the vast majority of real estate agents. Real estate agents tend to recommend the implementation of a landscape service as it can increase the resale value of a home by as much as fifteen percent. Read more ...

5 Tips to Efficiently Handle a Spring Power Outage

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Spring is finally here and soon, the snow and ice will be replaced with rain showers and thunderstorms. Now is the time to prepare for severe thunderstorms and power outages. These tips will ensure that you are ready for spring showers.

Keep an umbrella in your car

The spring season is known for its abundance of rain showers. The weather can change quickly being full of sunshine one minute and then pouring rain the next. Keeping an umbrella in your car will ensure that you are ready for any weather condition. It is easy to store an umbrella in your car’s trunk or backseat. There are also even more portable of options such as a collapsible umbrella that you can leave in your purse or desk.

Upgrade your windshield wipers

While many driver’s keep up with regular vehicle

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Residential Window Installation Can Add to the Value of Your Home

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Now that you finally have the roof repairs complete, you are able to move onto the residential window replacement. Fortunately, there is a tax credit for replacement windows so this repair job will be a little less painful. It still takes a significant investment, but the tax credit for replacement windows helps home owners start recouping that investment. In addition, many home owners see a significant reduction in heating and cooling costs when energy efficient windows are installed.
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