Why Is Your Elm Tree Losing Leaves Before Fall?

Healthy elm trees’ leaves turn yellow and tumble to the ground in late September to early November, depending on where you live. If they’re turning yellow or brown and falling to the ground in the spring or summer, something is wrong. There are two diseases which commonly cause this symptom in elm trees: Dutch elm disease and elm yellows. Here’s how to determine which one is affecting your tree, so you can treat it...

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Maintenance Tips For Your Gas Furnace

Gas furnaces are generally very durable and should keep you and your family warm for years. If you’d like to extend the life of your furnace even further, you should either hire a heating repair contractor to come out to your home and perform regular maintenance tasks or learn how to do so yourself. Here are three key maintenance tricks that can extend the life of your furnace. Replacing the Air Filter This is probably one of...

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How To Remove Bathroom Ceiling Mold

Since bathrooms produce heat and moisture, it makes them a prime environment for mold. Most people do not think about mold or just ignore it.  However, mold can spread to other rooms of the house and impact your health if left untreated. Bathroom ceilings are a common mold site. Mold usually appears as green or black spots. Here are some tips on how to remove mold from bathroom ceilings. Get Prepared Before you start, seal vents...

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How To Make Your New Furnace More Effective

Did you just have a new furnace installed in your home? Do you still feel unsatisfied with the hot air output of your new furnace? If you answered yes to these questions, the problem could actually have to do with your vents and ducts, as opposed to your actual furnace. This article will explain how to clean your ducts and vents with minimal fuss to make your furnace more effective. Remove the Vents from the Wall Firstly, go around...

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The Practicalities And Social Follies Of Air Conditioning

Choosing an air conditioning system is not easy, as there is more to the choice than convenience or cost. As the air conditioning system is a part of a home or establishment, its placement and appearance can have a great effect on the appeal of your property. As you look through different choices for heating and cooling, consider the balance between cost, effectiveness and appeal before settling on your air conditioning system of...

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