Terrazzo Flooring is Attractive and Utilitarian

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Terrazzo flooring is a popular and attractive type of flooring material that dates back 1500 years. It was used by Venetian workers as a low cost flooring material. It is also long lasting and easy to maintain. Unlike carpeting and even wood floors, terrazzo and travertine flooring take very little effort to keep clean. The best way to clean terrazzo floors is a simple sweep-and-mop. Especially for warmer climates, terrazzo and travertine tile cleaning is easy and with a little effort, they can be kept looking new and polished for years.

Terrazzo flooring has a long history
Terrazzo is a composite material using a binder that holds together chips of marble, granite, glass, quartz, etc. The type of chips and binder used give the flooring its distinctive appearance and Continue reading

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A Simple, 2-Step Pest Control Process for Bed Bugs

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When you provide professional rodent and pest control service, you become immune to the skin crawling sensation laymen get when they see a particularly excessive number of ants, beetles, termites, bedbugs, or any other type of common household pest. Even when these invaders don’t pose outright health risks, their mere presence is associated with poor hygiene and general disgust. Fortunately, a regular household pest control process can help ward off the most unwelcome visitors of all, bedbugs.
“Bedbugs are a growing problem in Florida,” or so said a newspaper headline… in 2010. Since then, the Continue reading

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Want a New Look for Your Tile? Consider Refinishing It

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If you own your own home, you may have tile in the kitchen or bathroom. Tile is such a versatile material that people use it all over their homes and for a multitude of reasons.Ceramic tile is a very popular material for both function and decoration. Not only is it durable and environmentally friendly but there are many different ways a ceramic tile installation can really change the look and feel of the room and home.

As time passes after the initial tile installation, a lot can happen to change the look of the tile. It can be chipped, stained, scratched, discolored and harsh cleaners can damage it. If your tile floor, shower, backsplash, counters or whatever area you have covered in tile is not looking the way it once did or you just want to make a change in it, you may be considering redoing the til Continue reading

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Why You Should Choose a Tankless Water Heater

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Hot water is a luxury. But what happens when your heating boiler and hot water tank breaks? Besides needing plumbing services, you will need to make the decision between a tankless water heater and a traditional water heater. Here are some of the benefits of tankless water heaters to help make your decision an easy one.

Traditional VS. Tankless

Traditional water heaters keeps a constant preheated 30-50 gallons of water at all times. This preheated water is automatically hot whenever someone wants to take a shower, do the dishes, or does laundry. When done, the water automatically refills and heats up again.

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Warning Signs That You Need Furnace Repair

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Your furnace is what makes your home go round. It is responsible for heating your home on a cold winter’s night, and it is the one thing that keeps you cold on sweltering summer days. You might not realize that your heating and cooling system is functioning properly until it is broken, and then you are stuck looking for furnace repair when you need it the most! Furnaces typically last on average of 15 to 18 years, and account for about 48% of the energy used in your home! Here are some clues that symbolizes HVAC systems are almost at the end of their life, so you can know when to call a local HVAC technician.

It is making noise when inanimate objects should not be making noise.Continue reading

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Tips to Keeping Sewer Line Free and Clear

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No one wants a clogged drain. Most people do not think much about their pipes or the need for sewer line repair at all. That is unfortunate because what we put down our drains is clogging them. Commercial plumbing experts sat that 47% of the 36,000 residential and commercial sewer overflows that happen are caused by people pouring fat and oil down the drain. There are some things you can do to keep your home or business’ pipes running smoothly.

Every month, put some enzyme cleaner down your drains. These kinds of drain cleaner is the best and easiest thing you can do to out them down at least once a month. According to experts Continue reading

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HVAC Troubleshooting Steps to Take Before Calling in a Pro

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You know what they say about heating and cooling systems: you can’t live with them and you can’t live without them. Depending on the climate you live in, it is absolutely impossible to get through either the summer without home air conditioning systems or through the winter without a heating system. Most places must have both a working family heating and cooling system; there’s almost no place that needs neither!

The problem is, heating and cooling repairs can cost an arm and a leg. While some Continue reading

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