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Home Improvement
Hannah Stephens

How Much Does a New Garage Door Cost?

If an old, worn-out garage door is ruining your home's curb appeal, garage door replacement could be a worthwhile investment.

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Home Improvement
Hannah Stephens

How Much Does Fumigation Cost?

Few homeowners welcome the idea of tent fumigation because of the costs involved. Knowing how much fumigation costs and how to estimate the price for your home can make budgeting for pest control less of a nuisance.

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Home Improvement
Team HomeServe

How Much Energy Does Each Appliance Use?

Several factors determine how much energy an appliance uses, including the size of the appliance, its condition and the frequency of use.

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Home Improvement
Elizabeth Marcant

What Are My Options for Siding Materials?

With so many types of siding materials to choose from, it can be difficult for homeowners to make a decision for their facade finish. We'll help you weigh the pros and cons.

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Home Improvement
Shelley Frost

What's a MERV Rating?

Seeing all the options in the air filter aisle can be overwhelming, but starting with the MERV rating can help you narrow down your selection.

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Home Improvement
Shelley Frost

Can You Live in Your House During a Renovation?

Remodeling comes with a lot of noise, dust and inconveniences, especially if you're remodeling your kitchen or bathroom. Whether you can stay at your house during a remodel depends largely on the scope of the job and the work you're doing.

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Home Improvement
Lee Soren

Do You Need to Leave the House During Bedbug Treatment?

Dealing with bedbugs? Fortunately, simple treatments can eradicate these unwanted bedmates, but you’ll typically need to leave home for several hours.

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Home Improvement
Sandy Hess

Can Exterminators Get Rid of Honeybees?

Trying to remove a honeybee hive from your property can be both dangerous and difficult. It’s recommended to let a professional pest control company with experience in honeybee removal handle the task for you.

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