Old Wiring Can Cause Electrical Hazards

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Is the wiring in your house able to handle all of your electronic devices and appliances? If you live in an older home, chances are it was built before your devices were even invented. Old wiring can be a serious electrical hazard, so see below for some tips on rewiring: Before you call in an electrician, take stock of the electrical devices and appliances you use in your home. This will help the electrician plan for the proper amount of …

Making Your Small Bathroom Better

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Is living with a small bathroom driving you crazy? Some older homes aren’t always equipped with extra square footage, and renovating isn’t always an option. Here are some things you can do to make your small bathroom look and feel larger. Extend the Counter: If you need more counter space, extending it over the toilet is the perfect solution. You’ll be able to store your extra items without affecting the placement of the toilet. Corner Sink: If you have a …

Signs of a Clogged Sewer Line

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Have you ever had raw sewage back up out of your drains? If you haven’t, take our word for it, you don’t want to deal with it! Most homeowners understand that the main sewer line transports waste out of the home, but pay very little attention to it otherwise. Here are a few ways to tell if your main sewer line is on the verge of backing up. Clogged Toilet or Drain Have you noticed that a drain or toilet …

Double Sink Vanity-Pro and Con

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The joys of remodeling a bathroom! From the fixtures to the paint, there are a variety of exciting ways to make your bathroom unique to you. One of the most important features to pick out is your sink. In addition to a pedestal sink, there are also vanity sinks, and one of them happens to be a double sink vanity. If you’re looking into one of these double wonders, then here are some pros and cons to consider. Pros: Two …

Preventing Germs From Spreading

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Coughing, sneezing, and sniffling are some of the most common sound effects throughout the colder seasons of the year, and the flu is making its way around like crazy, again. Whether you’re typically prone to getting sick or you’re trying to prevent anyone in your household from feeling under the weather, here are a few ways to kick germs to the curb. Bathroom One of the primary spots where germs reside and illness begins is in the bathroom. From the …