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Home Safety: 5 Scary Fire Hazards

Some fire hazards are obvious—untended fireplaces, forgotten candles, space heaters—but many are not so obvious and can be hidden in plain sight....
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When’s The Best Season To Do Roof Maintenance?

Your roof helps to protect you and your family from the elements. Therefore, it’s only right to ensure your roof is ready...
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What Do I Do if My AC Freezes?

Your air conditioning unit works around the clock during the brutal summer months to keep you and your family cool. So how...
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What to Do During a Car Lockout

In the Event of a Car Lockout, Stay Calm, Cool, and Collected It’s easy to slip into a state...
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Common Causes For a Faulty Outlet

You just bought a new book that you’re excited to read before bedtime. You’re so excited that you buy a brand new...
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Everything You Want to Know About Water Leaks

Water doesn't belong on the floor, dripping down the walls, or pooling in the yard. And finding and repairing a leak can be a...
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Everything to Know About the Spotted Lanternfly in Pennsylvania

What is the spotted lanternfly?Where do spotted lanternflies come from?Are lanternflies dangerous?How to get rid of spotted lanternfliesCall a local pest control...
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Housing Wiring: What You Need to Know

Electricity wiring is one of the most overlooked concerns in a hoome. However, damaged electric wires in your house are serious life hazards. Generally,...

When to Look to eLocal for Pest Control

Termite infestations cost Americans over $5 billion in damage every year, and other pests collectively cost much more. Americans spend around $7.47 billion a...
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Think You Don’t Have to Worry About Pests In Winter? Think Again

Most of us forget about pests when winter rolls around. It's one of the perks of the cold weather. However, the threat of pests...

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