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Maintenance

Tips for Maintaining Your Garage Door

We use our garage doors more often than we think. After a while wear and tear starts taking its toll on the garage door mechanisms, requiring some mai...

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Ways to Find a Stud Without a Stud Finder

When hanging large pictures, cabinetry, shelves, towel holders, and other items on the wall, it’s important to find a stud that supports the weight to...

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Maintaining and Cleaning a Manual Wheelchair

The upkeep and cleanliness of a wheelchair is of the utmost importance to ensure the safety of the individual utilizing it. HHS’ housekeeping experts,...

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Four Questions to Ask Yourself Before Your Next DIY Project

When you get the itch to update your home, the first question you may ask is whether you can do it yourself or if you should hire a professional. Ulti...

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How to Clean Siding Without a Pressure Washer

On any given day, your home may come in contact with environmental elements that can cause discoloration and build up of dirt on its exterior surfaces...

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Replacing Caulking in Your Shower or Bathtub

When old caulking begins to chip and peel around your tub or shower, your home becomes susceptible to mold and mildew. Additionally, the constant wate...

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How to Make Sure Your Forced-Air Heating System is Working Before Winter Arrives

As winter slowly makes its way into your region, you’ll want to practice routine maintenance on your forced-air heating system to ensure it is ready t...

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How to Flush Sediment out of a Water Heater Tank

It is the reason we get to have hot showers in the morning. It also helps heat water when we wash dishes. It has a big responsibility in the household...

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Quick and Easy Tips for Removing Grime from Window Tracks

With fall knocking on the door, it is the perfect time to turn off the AC and open the windows to let the cool, crisp autumn breeze make its way throu...

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Remove Bathroom Mold Without Toxic Chemicals

The moisture and humidity in your bathroom makes an ideal place for mold to grow and flourish. Not only is mold unsightly, but in severe cases it can ...