Author: Saad Shafiq

Causes of Residential Water Damage

Owning a house is in most cases a great thing. Having a property of your own and being able to do whatever you want there. However, home ownership is also a responsibility. You need to take care of your house, no matter if you consider it a loved place or a wise investment in the future. Water damage is just one of the situations you need to keep your eye out for because it can cause quite a lot of damage. What’s particularly problematic about water damage is that sometimes you don’t even notice it before it has already...

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5 Common Ways Termites Enter Your Home and How to Get Rid of Them

Termites are known as colony pests, which are of five different kinds. Their main source of food is cellulose, so each house faces the risk of termite attack. The main types of termite we usually find in our homes are Formosa, cone head, dry wood, subterranean and damp wood. Termite attack not only ruins your home, it can ruin your pocket too. The excessive damage caused by them sometimes require costly repairs. We have a wrong perception that cold weather can hamper the termite’s activities, but, termite activities do not depend on weather. Certain things attract them towards our...

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Easy to Use Pest Control Tips at Home with the Terminix Professionals

Professional Pest Control: If you are dealing with a pest control problem, the best thing to do is call a trained exterminator. Terminix has been in the business of pest control for over 90 years and employs professionals for all kinds of pests. Here are some of the top pest control tips for working with Terminix: Getting In Touch: Terminix has a great, easy-to-navigate website that can help you get in touch with a professional in your area. The website also offers plenty of other useful information to help you prepare your home for the exterminators. The Initial Visit:...

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Try Before You Buy: Reasons to Get to The Humble Open House

Are you building a house but overwhelmed by the choice on offer? Design blogs and Pinterest are valuable sources of information but after you’ve gotten a few ideas, step out and visit some display villages and open houses. Its great to see ideas like décor and finishes in action so visit a mix of established homes and display homes that are for sale. By getting a feel for a variety of spaces, you can begin to compare different design concepts (or lack there of), different fixtures and use of colors. Image by Pixabay A primary aspect to look out...

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