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Eric Dubois

Finance

4 Energy Saving Tips for This Summer

Now that the summer is here, it is also a time to think about ways of saving energy. Even though summer can be an unbearable time in terms of comfort, there are things we can do to take care of ourselves and be comfortable, like turning on the air conditioner. Believe it or not, when it is hot, the way to cool down your body is to actually drink something hot, not cold! But the cold beer is just too good to pass up!

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7 Benefits of a Routine Roof Inspection

The roof of your home is something that you probably don’t think a great deal about. It provides you with shelter year round and that’s all you need to know, right? The only time that many homeowners think to check on their roof is when something is wrong, usually, it does not look as nice as it used to and needs an upgrade, or water is coming into your home.

By the time that water has entered your home, the damage will already have been done. You may find that the water that has been allowed to enter your home as caused a build-up of mould or even rotting of the wood. The best way to avoid damage to your home is to have regular inspections on your roof so that anything that needs tending to can be identified as soon as possible.

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6 Different Types of Driveway Alarms

The last thing you want while lounging in your living room or while asleep is an unannounced guest. At the very least, you want to know who or what is entering your property. This is especially important if your driveway is a bit of a stretch from your house such that anyone can come in without you noticing, especially if the visitor happens to be an intruder who is up to no good.

You want to feel safe, don’t you? Of course, you don’t want an unannounced visitor showing up at your door with such flimsy excuses as “I was in the neighbourhood and I ….” or “the gate was open, so I let myself in.”

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5 Shopping Tips for New Windows

Whether you are thinking of replacing your windows completely or partially, there are a number of things you need to consider. Obviously, you want it to look good on the outside but on the inside as well. You should think of other factors as well, such as the maintenance and you obviously want it to be easy to maintain.

They need to be energy efficient, plus you want something that is durable. Above all, you want to make sure you get the best of all worlds that is also in keeping with your budget. Here are a few things to look at when choosing windows for your home.

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