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What Can You Do About A Flooded Room Until Professional Help Gets To You?

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If your house has been flooded, the first thing you should do is to call a professional to come help you deal with the damage. Water will do a great deal of damage to your house. But what can you do until some professional help gets there? Remove Throw Rugs If you have any throw rugs, you should pick them up and place them so that they can dry. The longer they stay wet, the more likely they are to start molding or mildewing.…

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3 Signs You Have Hidden Water Damage

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When you are trying to sell your house, nothing is worse than discovering hidden water damage that has been secretly rotting away your subflooring or wall studs. Fortunately, if you know the signs of trouble, you might be able to correct problems before you ever put your place on the market. Here are three signs you have hidden water damage. 1: Peeling Paint If you accidentally drill a screw through your wall and into one of your plumbing lines, you could cause a constant leak that soaks your insulation and surrounding drywall.…

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How To Tell If Your Tree Is Dying

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No one wants to lose a tree in their yard, especially one that they’ve nurtured from the time it was a sapling. Being able to spot tree problems early can help you possibly save the tree or at least prevent the tree from coming down in a storm and causing even more damage. Many things can cause a tree to die, from storm damage to an insect infestation to simple old age.…

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Improving The Exterior Of Your Home With The Four Ideas For Landscaping Design And Grading

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The landscaping design and grading around your home can do many things. What you see can be attractive to those that visit your home, but grading and landscaping design also has practical applications. If you want to protect your home from water and foundation damage, you will want to have good grading, and maybe even a foundation drainage system installed around the outside of your home. Here are four improvements that you can have done with the landscaping and grading around your home:…

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