What to Look for When Buying a Generator

At best, a power outage is an inconvenience because it interferes with your ability to work and enjoy yourself at home, such as your lights, TV, and computer. At worst, a blackout can actually endanger your life because it can disable your heating system in the dead of winter, disable your air conditioner in the middle of a summer heat wave, or disrupt life-saving medical equipment.

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How to Keep your Fireplace Safe this Winter

There is a greater risk of household chimney fires spreading to the home during the coldest months of the year. If you own a fireplace, you might be unsure of how to keep your chimney secure and wonder where to begin. 

Here’s what you need to know to keep your chimney and fireplace secure throughout the chilly burning season.

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Do You Need a Property Manager?

If you’ve been wondering if you should hire a property manager or do it yourself, hopefully by the time you’ve finished reading you will have some idea of what works best for your situation.

While many hands-on (DIY) landlords manage their rental properties themselves, some opt to hire a property manager to take care of some or all of the landlord’s duties.  

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How To Clean Your Solar Panels the Right Way

Over time, the dirt that naturally builds up on solar panels can block how much sun the solar cells are able to absorb. And while you may not notice it at first, your panels can slowly start to lose efficiency. By the time you notice, they might not be meeting your home’s energy needs! To get the most out of your solar panels, learn how to clean them the right way and keep them working in peak condition.

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