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Home Improvement
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5 Ways to Keep Drains Smelling Fresh

Smelly drains aren’t just limited to the bathroom; any drain in your house can stink, and the odor can spread around your home. Luckily, cleaning and keeping your drains fresh is often an easy job.

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Home Improvement
Team eLocal

What's in My Electrician's Van?

To accommodate their daily work, an electrician's truck must become a warehouse on wheels. Here's a glimpse behind the doors of an electrical service truck.

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Home Improvement
Team eLocal

How to Repair Your Water-Damaged Hardwood Floor

However, don't despair if you've got a water-damaged hardwood floor. You can often repair water damage for significantly less than it would cost to start over with a brand-new floor.

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Home Improvement
Team eLocal

French Tips: 12 Things to Know About Installing a French Drain

Installing a French drain can divert standing water and improve your yard's drainage. If you’re installing a French drain yourself, keep these tips in mind.

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Home Improvement
Team eLocal

What Is an Epoxy Floor?

If the sight of a bare concrete floor leaves you cold, installing epoxy flooring might be the attractive alternative to warm up to. An epoxy coating can liven up high footfall areas like garages without compromising durability.

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Home Improvement
Team eLocal

How Much Does A Mold Inspection Cost?

Mold can grow on almost any surface in your home. The worst part is that you might not even know it’s there. Schedule a mold inspection if you suspect you have mold growth in your home.

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Home Improvement
Team eLocal

5 Old Products Household You Really Need to Get Rid Of

You probably have plenty of old things lying around the house. But some products can pose a danger to your safety and should be thrown away ASAP. Here are five of them.

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Home Improvement
Team eLocal

Don't Mail It In: Here's How to Install a Mailbox

Installing a mailbox is relatively easy. The main concern is following the regulations, so you don't face the wrath of your mail carrier. Use this as a guide.


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