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Three Factors That Determine Your Roof's Eco-Friendliness

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There are pros and cons to any roofing system, but friends of the environment count eco-friendliness twice when adding up the benefits of a potential roofing plan. Whether you’re thinking of replacing your roof with a more energy-efficient one or you’re building a new home and investigating the best roofing options, you’ll want to consider these three aspects of each type of roofing material. 1. Longevity The act of replacing your roof generates waste (such as used roofing materials and packaging), energy expenditure from manufacturing new roofing materials, and fuel expenditure from transporting those materials to your town from the manufacturer.…

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How To Keep Gnats Away Around Fresh Fruit

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One of the best ways to ripen fruit and vegetables is to place them on your kitchen counter, but this often presents a problem of gnats in your kitchen. If you would like to keep your fruit and vegetables on your kitchen counter, you may need to find a way to keep the gnats away. Here are two tips that may help you control the gnat population in your kitchen.…

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3 Next-Level Safety And Maintenance Measures To Install With Your Water Heater

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Few appliances are more important, integral, or more potentially dangerous, than your home’s water heater. It is for this reason that you can’t be too careful when securing or injury-proofing your water heater. Some states even have laws that require certain safety features to be in place that you might not have thought of. In order to keep you and your family safe, compliant, and ready for a potential upgrade, here are three safety and maintenance features that you should consider when your water heater is being installed, even if they might not appear to be immediately useful.…

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