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Safety Precautions and Tools to Use When Removing a Broken Lightbulb from Its Socket

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Mar 13, 2019 2:26:00 PM

Who hasn’t accidentally broken a lightbulb while trying to remove it from the socket? Next time you replace a broken or burned-out bulb, here are some simple, effective tools you can use to safely remove the base that’s stuck inside the socket:

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Tips to Knock Out Your Home Maintenance To-Do's in a Flash

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Mar 7, 2019 11:07:00 AM

Home maintenance: such an important responsibility yet one that can be easily overlooked. If you're like many homeowners, you know how fast your to-do list can grow as the months pass by. Thankfully, there are a few simple tricks you can use to complete these tasks quickly and effectively. Here are five helpful tips that will prepare you to knock out your home maintenance to-do’s in a flash:

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3 Home Maintenance Tasks You Shouldn’t Forget to Do This Winter

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Feb 21, 2019 8:23:00 AM

Each season brings a new set of tasks that must be done to keep your home properly maintained. But sometimes these tasks get put off or forgotten about altogether. Here are three home maintenance tasks you definitely don’t want to forget to take care of this winter:

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Tips to Easily Remove a Tree Stump

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Jan 29, 2019 2:45:00 PM

Although trees can add curb appeal to a home, a tree stump can be an eyesore, a hazard and an inconvenience in the yard. Here are a few simple methods and tips to easily remove a tree stump from your lawn:

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Is It Better to Wash Dishes by Hand or Use a Dishwasher?

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Jan 23, 2019 5:27:26 PM

Since the first dishwasher was invented, a debate has raged on about whether hand washing your dishes is better than using a machine. While scrubbing and drying your dirty dishes by hand takes longer, is it more sanitary? And which method is better for the environment? Below, we’ll answer both of these questions.

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Tips for Keeping the Air in Your Home Clean

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Jan 21, 2019 10:39:00 AM

It is easy for pollutants to penetrate the air in your home, causing problems for those who live in your home. Follow these simple tips to eliminate air pollutants in your home:

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How to Paint a Stucco Exterior Like a Pro

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Jan 18, 2019 4:48:15 PM

Does the outside of your home need a facelift? Repainting the exterior is one of the best ways to give it a fresh, new look. When painting stucco, however, there are a few specific factors to take into account.

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Address and Prevent Mold in Your Home with These Home Maintenance Tips

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Jan 16, 2019 1:37:00 PM

Mold grows in many places in the home, including on carpets, wooden structures, stone walls, drywall, leaking pipes, and above the ceiling tiles. Here are the most important home maintenance tips to follow to prevent and remove mold from the house:

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Why You Should Schedule a Roof Inspection This New Year

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Dec 19, 2018 1:47:00 PM

The new year signals a fresh start. Therefore, it is the perfect time to schedule a roof inspection. If this is something you’ve been putting off, consider the following benefits of a well-maintained roof:

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Home Maintenance: 10 Things You Should Never Put in Your Garbage Disposal

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Nov 5, 2018 12:40:52 PM

Your garbage disposal requires little upkeep, however, there are some things that should never be put into it. The following home maintenance tips for garbage disposals detail some items you should never put down your sink, and what to do with them instead:

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