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Maintenance Checklist for Central Heating Systems

In This Article: Thermostat Care Forced-Air Systems Hydronic Heating Systems You wouldn’t set off on a long road trip without checking your car’s engine oil and the air pressure in all four tires. It’s a good idea to put the same maintenance instinct into practice...

Installing a New Roof? Make It Last Longer!

In This Article: Understanding Roof Warranties Best Roof Installation Practices Rooftop Conditions Installing a new asphalt roof is a major improvement that you don’t want to have to repeat in 5 years. The best way to ensure that your new roof will last is to...

How to Hardwire Home Surveillance Cameras

In This Article: Security Gear You Need Connect & Test Mount the Cameras Run the Cables Want a home surveillance system you can count on for clear, reliable video?  Security experts recommend hardwired CCTV security systems for a variety of important reasons:...

3 Ways to Create Waterproof Dry Space Under a Deck

In This Article: Deck Membranes Under-Deck Ceilings Waterproofing Decking Flanges The spaces between decking boards on outdoor decks are meant to serve an important function—namely, drainage. They help to prevent puddles from forming and enable the surface to dry more...