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Library of Helpful Tips for Home Owners

Architectural Services

From Dirt to Design to Dream Home! You may have a building lot on which you now want to build your dream home or you have an older home and you now want to modernize your kitchen and bathrooms or you may desire a sun-room, recreation room or even another garage. Whatever your need, one […]

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Basement Repair Services

Check your basement for Water Stains, Cracks and Bad Odors Basement Basics The foundation supports the structure above it and resists the pressure of the soil around it. Fixing any foundation problems is essential to preserve the durability and structure of your home. Without a sound foundation, problems are inevitable. If problems with the foundation […]

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Deck Construction

Extend your living space, start playing on a full deck. Deck Basics Decks are any type of horizontal platform that form a flooring surface, and although they are found on ships, the term most commonly refers to those in homes. Decks are usually built extending from a back or side door of a home to […]

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Driveway Repair or Replacement Services

Is the Road to your House Paved in Gold? The Truth about Driveway Repairs To avoid witnessing your driveway begin to heave and crack, the best prevention is good installation. While you may be able to fill small cracks and holes in solid-material driveways yourself, a professionals are required for larger repairs. It is the […]

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Garage Door Services

When Open Sesame Doesn’t Work call Garage Door Services Garage Door Basics Garage doors are undergoing their third period of metamorphosis. Wood used to be the material of choice in the first generation of doors. Then insulated, steel garage doors appeared. Fiberglass and other composites are now bringing about further change and advancements. The use […]

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Gardening Services

We pride ourselves in making the garden of our dreams. We take pride in our residential lawn garden care, as well as doing regular maintenance and unique remodeling. We are committed to making our landscape one to be proud of. 411 Home Services are constantly expanding our repertoire of services and encourage you to revisit […]

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General Contractor

House Facelifts Home Surgeries! Tips and Advice on Remodelling Your Home. That day has finally come. You’ve decided to remodel your home. Perhaps you’ve decided to split up the kids, give junior his own room and let big sister have some privacy. Maybe you’ve decided to make over the kitchen or bathroom. No matter what […]

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Home Inspection Service

Two of the Three Little Pigs Could Have Used My Help! Why You Need a Home Inspector Did your builder skimp on nails for the vinyl siding? If there aren’t enough nails, a big wind will blow it off. A good home inspector would see it a mile away. Once a rarity on a residential […]

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Home Owners Insurance

What if Chicken Little is Right? (The sky is falling) Are you covered? What Is Homeowners Insurance? Homeowners insurance provides financial protection against disasters. A standard policy insures the home itself and the things you keep in it. The insurance is a package policy. This means that it covers damage to your property and your […]

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Home Renovations Services

Home Surgeries! Tips and Advice on Remodeling Your Home. That day has finally come. You’ve decided to remodel your home. Perhaps you’ve decided to split up the kids, give junior his own room and let big sister have some privacy. Maybe you’ve decided to make over the kitchen or bathroom. No matter what you’ve chosen […]

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Home Security Services

Do You Have a Burglar Friendly Home? Don’t Become a Statistic, Protect Your Assets. If you want peace of mind and trouble free deadbolt locks, have a professional install them. Usually a locksmith, this person can evaluate your existing doors and doorframes. S/he will also make sure that high security strike plates, and heavy duty […]

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Home Wiring Services

Is your Home Wired for Security, Cable, High Speed Internet, Sound and Health? Electrical System Basics Electricity is a safe and convenient source of energy for heat, light and power in your home, provided it is distributed in correctly sized and properly protected conductors. Good wiring systems are safe and energy-efficient. Because of their convenience, […]

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Hot Tubs, Whirlpools, Spas Services

Hot Tubs, Whirlpools, Spas, I want them all! So, you’ve decided to invest in a hot tub or spa. These amenities can provide hours of family recreation and a peaceful escape from the grind of ordinary life. But there’s also the issue of maintenance and choosing the right model. Hot Tubs and Spas A hot […]

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Landscaping Services

Get a Green Thumbs Up! Landscaping Tips for the Gardening Impaired Almost every homeowner dreams of having that luscious lawn, bordered with vibrant flowerbeds, with a splattering of shrubs, bushes and shade-providing trees. Unfortunately what we want and what we are able to do are often two different things. It’s a fact that not all […]

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Lawn Sprinkling Services

Is the Grass Greener on the Other Side of Your Fence? Keeping It Green If you plan on maintaining a sizable lawn and want to keep it green during the growing season, a permanent in-ground irrigation system can conserve water and save time, too. A properly installed system can deliver just the right amount of […]

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Moving Companies

Moving Day! Wagons Ho!! The low-down on Loading up and Heading Out Nobody but a lunatic enjoys moving. Moving is work, not pleasure. It takes time, energy, money, and attention. So it won’t be fun but does it have to be painful? No, but like the dentist says, “it may pinch a little”. When you […]

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Mr. Fix-It Services

Mr. Handyman, Mr. Fix-It, Hire a Husband or Honey-Do-List Services A search of the internet will produce a list of men, women and companies who will provide the services to repair, fix, and remodel anything in or around your home. Busy schedules leave little time for home repairs. Let Mr. Handyman handle it. Mr. Handyman […]

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Oil Tank Removal Services

Heating Oil Underground and Above Ground Storage Tank are a Big Expensive Problem Issues regarding oil tanks, whether underground oil storage tanks (USTs) or above ground indoor or outdoor tanks, include: oil tank leaks, oil tank leak testing methods, oil storage tank removal, environmental damage, oil spill cleanup, oil tank abandonment procedures, and oil storage […]

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Painter Exterior

Boost Your Curb Appeal with a Lick of Paint! Imagine the curb appeal your home will have when you give it a beautiful exterior paint job. When it comes to improving your home, one of the quickest, easiest and least expensive ways to make a significant impact is to paint. Nothing revives weatherworn siding, perks-up […]

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Pest Control Services

Rid Yourself of Pesky Varmints with Pest Control Services Pest Control Basics Pest control refers to the regulation or management of another species defined as a pest, usually because it is believed to be detrimental to a person’s health, the ecology or the economy. Pest control is at least as old as agriculture. In order […]

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Plumbing Services

Good Plumbing is Not Just a Pipe Dream Domestic Home Plumbing System Basics A house has several plumbing systems. Water supply piping brings water to the house and distributes it to fixtures and appliances, including outdoor sprinklers and irrigation. Drain and waste piping disposes of used water and waste. Vent piping exhausts sewer gasses and […]

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Restoration Services

Fire and Water Damage Restoration Services Without exception, regardless of what your handyman capabilities are fire and water damage restoration is best left in the capable hands of an experienced restoration contractor. The reason is because properly handling the house restoration process can be tricky business. Creating possible health hazards for both the person handling […]

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Roof and Gutter Cleaning Services

Roof, Eaves and Gutter Cleaning At one time or another, homeowners will experience mold, roof moss, mildew, and algae build-up on the roof of their homes. While these problems do not damage roofing materials, the build-up can trap water in roofing materials, thereby accelerating the process of wear and tear. The good news is that […]

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Roof Replace and Repair Services

Are Rain Drops Falling On Your Head? Time to check your ROOF! Roof Types and Materials There are a wide variety of roofing materials that are used on homes today. Deciding on the roof that is right for you depends on a number of factors, including the type of roof you currently have, location, climate, desired […]

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Rubbish Removal Services

Let us make your world neat and tidy! Rubbish Removal Service provides removal of rubbish and waste. Our services cover all kinds of waste removal, waste disposal, garbage disposal, rubbish removal and clean up services. Waste removal services cover: Light and heavy household rubbish Concrete rubbish removal Timber and steel waste removal Tree stump removal […]

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Septic Tank Services

It’s a Messy, Disgusting Job, but we do it with a Smile and Nose Clip. The Septic Tank: out of sight, out of mind. A good septic tank is the crux of any solid septic system. The septic tank sits below ground where natural bacterial action decomposes human waste into environmentally friendly composites. Through this […]

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Storage Services

Please read this report before you PACK and STORE. Self-storage is an affordable option if you have run out of space at home and need to store personal items and furniture. With 24-hour access to secure storage facilities, it provides an ideal opportunity for you to de-clutter your house and perhaps prepare it for a […]

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Stucco and Siding Services

New, old, faded, crack or damaged, call the siding specialist! A choice in quality siding can be a defining feature to residential and commercial exteriors and can ensure a positive first impression to visitors and guests. Further to the visual impact your choice in siding will have, structural strength and weather resistance can be among […]

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Swimming Pool Cleaning Services

You Enjoy Them! We Clean and Treat Them! Swimming pools are more than cemented holes in the ground. They need equipment to keep them running properly. Keeping your pool well maintained is very important, as it may be your only escape from the summer’s heat. Without the proper maintenance, you’ll be sweating and wishing that […]

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Swimming Pool Contractor

To Splash or Not To Splash? Navigating the Swimming Pool Debate! Admit it. There’s a part of you that’s always wanted a swimming pool. It’s normal: the idea of lounging on an air mattress with a blended drink in one hand while your other hand splashes away at the clear blue water beneath. You fantasize […]

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Tree Doctor/Arborist Services

If Your Trees Are Unhappy call the Tree Doctor or an Arborist Tree Service Specialists An arborist (or tree surgeon) is a professional who manages and maintains trees. This can include planting, pruning, structural support, the treatment of disease, insect, or abiotic disorders, lightning protection, and tree removal. It can also include planning, consulting, report […]

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Vacuum Cleaner Services

Central Vacuum, Luggable Vacuum, Built-in Vacuum If you’re tired of lugging a vacuum cleaner around the house and have been thinking about some type of alternative, you might want to give some consideration to a central vacuum system. For many homes, central vacuum systems can offer not only additional convenience, but also less noise, less […]

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Water Conditioning Services

Is Cool, Clean, Fresh Water Flowing from your Taps? What is Hard Water? Hard water is probably the most common water problem found in the home. Hard water spots your glasses and dishes, makes laundry dull, and causes soap scum and scale to build-up making cleaning a chore. The most common hardness causing minerals are […]

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Well Water Services

Does your property have cool, clean, fresh, healthy drinking water? Most rural properties’ only access to fresh water is from an underground aquifer via a well. A well is an excavation created in the ground by digging or drilling to access groundwater in underground aquifers. The well water is drawn by a pump and piped […]

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Window Cleaning Services

Do You Find Cleaning Windows A Pane? Window cleaning can be frustrating. The secret to getting crystal clear windows is simple. The right window cleaning tools, and especially a quality squeegee, will get your windows spotless. You will never see a professional with a spray bottle of blue liquid and a roll of paper towels […]

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Window Covering Specialist

Give Your Windows the Royal Treatment. Improving your windows is one of the most effective ways to improve the look of your home. These decorative touches, such as window shutters, window blinds or window curtains, greatly impact how a window is viewed. Window coverings are an important part of interior design for a couple of […]

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Window Repair and Replacement Services

 Foggy, Cracked, Chipped, Stained or Broken Window Expert Residential Glass Services Window installation, repair, and replacement, should be trusted to a certified residential glass specialist. Residential Window Repair Window seal failure is a common problem for aging windows. A failed seal around the insulated glass unit allows moisture-laden air to get in between the panes […]

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