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Caring for your lawn and keeping it beautiful can be a challenge, especially in the Houston area, where the weather is hot and humid for much of the year. Not all grasses are well suited to the heat, and some are prone to withering and browning after only a few ...
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Do you need a new roof? Do you know what to look for in a roofing contractor? Do you know what can do damage to a roof? If you’re like me, a roof is something you don’t think about much. I’ve never been on one, I’ve never inspected one, and ...
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Best Pick Reports is excited to announce the home service companies that are new to the Best Pick Certification since December 2018. Through our independent surveying, these companies have proven that customer satisfaction and first-class service are their top priorities ...
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Keeping your lawn green is often easier said than done. Certain types of grass can be a bit temperamental, and all grass requires regular watering to avoid browning and a heightened risk of disease. But how can you be sure that you’re not under- or overwatering your ...
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Is your home in need of a new interior paint job? Even if you don’t have a house full of rowdy kids and pets, interior paint doesn’t last forever. You might have fond memories attached to every mark and smudge on the walls of your home, but you’ll eventually need ...
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It’s time to spruce up your yard, you say. It’s time to get things cut down and pruned up. You’ve had a year of staring out at the off-season grass and bare trees—plenty of time to go over all the plans you had to improve and beautify your home—and now ...
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The National Association of Home Builders states that aluminum and steel rain gutters have a lifetime of up to 20 years. Downspouts, which usually suffer less abuse than the gutter troughs, can last even longer—up to 30 years. A few decades of your gutters ferrying ...
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Siding is your home’s first line of defense against the elements. Naturally, the elements take a toll. A common sign of nature’s effects on your siding is the development of mold or mildew. Taking preventative measures will reduce the risk of mold and mildew growth. If you ...
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Best Pick Reports is excited to announce the home service companies that qualified last month for the 2019 Best Pick Certification. Through our independent surveying, these companies have proven that customer satisfaction and first-class service are their top ...
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Few images capture the essence of the classic American home quite like the white picket fence, but if quaint isn’t quite your style, there are plenty of other design options available to you. Your fence can make a bold statement, fade unobtrusively into the background, or ...
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