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Fireproof House: Top Fire Resistant Building Materials to Consider for Your Home

While it may not be possible to construct a fully fireproof house, there are different precautions and building materials that can make your home as fire-resistant as possible.

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What is an Ice Storm and How Do I Prepare for One?

What is an ice storm and how can you prepare for one as the winter season approaches? Find out six tips to help you combat snow and ice damage to your property.

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5×7 Bathroom Remodel Cost Breakdown: A Complete Guide

Whether you are wanting to spend $100 or $10,000, here is everything you need to know about the cost of a 5×7 bathroom remodel.

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Painting Brick: To Paint or Not To Paint Your Home

It may be time to spruce up the exterior of your brick home, but is painting over traditional brick worth it? If you are having trouble deciding if painting brick is right for your home, we’ve reasoned both sides so you can make the decision that is right for you.

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Risk Rating 2.0: What to Know About FEMA’s New Flood Insurance System

FEMA recently introduced Risk Rating 2.0. Find out what Risk Rating 2.0 means for homeowners and the impact it will have on flood insurance rates.

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Fall Home Maintenance Checklist: How to Prep Your Home this Autumn

Here is an in-depth fall home maintenance checklist to ensure you’ll be ready for the colder months. Learn which indoor and outdoor tasks should be on your to-do list.

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How Wildfire and Smoke Damage Affect Your Home: What You Need to Know

Whether you live in a low or high-risk zone, it’s important you’re aware of the damage wildfires and smoke can cause and how to restore and repair your home if it’s been affected.

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The 10 Best Drought Tolerant Plants for Homes in Dry Climates

Drought tolerant plants can save you money on the water bill while beautifying your landscape. Check out these 10 drought tolerant plants, from Aloe Vera to Bougainvillea.

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11 Warning Signs Your Home Has Foundation Problems

The earlier you detect the warning signs of foundation problems the more easily a foundation repair contractor can address the damage before it gets out of hand.

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7 Steps to Take When Your Basement Floods

A flooded basement can be a nightmare for any homeowner, especially if it was an unexpected flooding event. Find out 7 steps to help you clean up and prepare your home for a future flood in no time.

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