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Contemplating A Kitchen Remodel In A Home With A Septic System? 3 Reasons To Skip A Garbage Disposal

Remodeling your kitchen is the perfect opportunity to change its look and function. Adding a water filtration system, modern appliances, and a garbage disposal can make things easier in the kitchen. But, living in a home that has a septic tank means you need to think differently about upgrading. You might want a garbage disposal because it becomes easy to get rid of scraps, but it is not good for septic systems. Read More 

Why A Temporary Fence Is Ideal For Your Home Construction Project

Are you going to attempt constructing your own house on the land that you purchased? Before construction begins, it is in your best interest to purchase a temporary construction fence that can surround the worksite. A temporary construction fence can be beneficial in a few different ways. Take a look at this article to learn why it is wise to place a temporary construction fence around your worksite. Extra Security for Building Materials Read More 

Lead Paint In Your Apartment Units? How To Show Your Tenants That You Take Their Health Seriously

So, you have old lead paint under layers of new paint in your apartment buildings? Legally, you must simply follow EPA rules and disclose the fact that this paint is there to your tenants and also provide them with detailed lists of the hazards of the existence of the paint and how to avoid them. However, this may not be enough to keep tenants around and fill vacant apartment units with new tenants. Read More 

Two Reasons Your Safe Won’t Open

The purpose of a safe is to keep those who don't belong out. However, when your safe is trying to keep you out, this is a problem. If your safe won't open, don't panic just yet. There are a number of minor issues that can cause this type of problem; here are just two of them. Jammed Bolt If the bolt is jammed or stuck, this can cause difficulties when trying to open your safe. Read More 

3 Things That Can Cause Your Well Pump To Fail Prematurely

Having your own well can be a wonderful thing. However, repairing your well or replacing well pumps and other equipment can be expensive. This equipment is designed to last for a long time, but certain things can cause your equipment -- such as your well pump -- to fail prematurely. These are some of the things that can cause damage to your well pump if you aren't careful. 1. Frequent Power Outages Read More