Understanding The Pros And Cons Of Ductless Heat Pumps

Posted on: 22 March 2016
At one point in time, ductless heat pumps were considered an overseas curiosity. These days, they're an attractive alternative to traditional heat pumps and other HVAC systems. Ductless heat pumps share many similarities with their traditional counterparts while offering a number of notable differences. These aspects can easily make or break your potential purchase depending on your home's overall design and your comfort and performance expectations. The following illustrates some of the benefits and drawbacks of purchasing and installing a ductless heat pump in your home.
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Don't Let Driveway Cracks Delay The Sale Of Your Home

Posted on: 22 February 2016
Cracks in an asphalt driveway reduce a house's curb appeal and make it less enticing to potential homebuyers. It doesn't always make financial sense to repair cracks in your driveway before selling your home, though. Here's how to determine whether you should repair your asphalt driveway cracks prior to listing your home for sale. Don't Expect a Financial Return If you decide to repair the cracks in your asphalt driveway, don't expect to recoup the cost of the repairs when you sell your home.
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Facing Damage To Your Gutter, Soffit, And Fascia? How Should You Prioritize Repairs?

Posted on: 31 January 2016
If your home has recently weathered a storm, fallen tree, or other natural disaster that has damaged the outermost portions of your roof (like your gutters, soffits, or fascias), you may be wondering about your next steps. After assessing damages and notifying your homeowners insurance company, you'll want to quickly restore your home to its pre-accident condition before future inclement weather causes long-term structural problems. What factors should you use to determine whether these parts need to be replaced, and how should you prioritize replacement?
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4 Easy Ways To Prevent Ants From Taking Over Your Home

Posted on: 13 January 2016
Roaches. Mice. Both of these names can bring fear into the hearts of homeowners all over the world. Both are pesky pests that can ruin portions of your house or apartment. Now go ahead and add ants to the list of pests that can cause you some serious rounds of headaches and damage to your home. There are over 12,000 different kinds of ants, with some posing a serious threat to your home's well being, such as the odious house ant and the ruinous carpenter ant.
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