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Missy Nolan

Is It Legal to Record a Conversation or Phone Call?

Is it legal to record conversations, such as those with managers, police officers or debt collectors? Learn the legalities of logging verbal conversations without consent before you hit the record button.

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Home Improvement
Michael Franco

How to Install Window Locks

Window sash security locks provide an effective and simple solution to enhance the safety of your home. Here's a primer and step-by-step installation guide.

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Home Improvement
Michael Franco

How Outdoor Outlets Keep You Safe

Choosing the right outdoor outlet with the appropriate safety features is crucial for a secure and reliable electrical setup. Here's all you need to know.

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Home Improvement
Angela Noel

What Is a Central Ventilation System?

Central ventilation systems offer the perfect solution by pumping new life into stagnant living spaces. Explore the science behind these simple mechanical machines and how they use fresh air to improve health and comfort while protecting homes from moisture damage.

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Home Improvement
Shelley Frost

Home Security Tips for Renters

You might not own your home, but you can keep it secure with devices such as alarm systems for apartments and door bars. Try these home security tips for renters to feel safer in your apartment.

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Rowan Guthrie

Mold, Pests and Other Issues You Need to Bring Up to Your Landlord

No one wants to live in a home infested by pests or mold, so tenants need to know their rights as well as their landlord.

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Sarah Stasik

Is It Legal to Record Video in Public?

Recording laws are complex and vary by state. However, there's some general guidance that can help you keep video recording within the confines of the law.

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Sarah Stasik

What Happens If You Die Without a Will?

Adults of any age may benefit from having a valid will. One of those benefits is saving your surviving loved ones from the stress of divvying up your estate if you pass away without a will in place.


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