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April Showers Bring May Flowers: How to Prepare for the Rainy Season

April Showers Bring May Flowers: How to Prepare for the Rainy Season

Southerners know that April is a wet month. April showers bring May flowers, as well as a whole list of potential issues. Many homeowners labor to minimize or prevent water damage to their homes and possessions. Because there are so many forms of preparation to choose from, we’ve compiled a list...

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April Showers Bring May Flowers: How to Prepare for the Rainy Season

April Showers Bring May Flowers: How to Prepare for the Rainy Season

Southerners know that April is a wet month. April showers bring May flowers, as well as a whole list of potential issues. Many homeowners labor to minimize or prevent water damage to their homes and possessions. Because there are so many forms of preparation to choose from, we’ve compiled a list of tasks to help you prepare for the rainy season....

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4 Tips for Remodeling Success in the New Year

4 Tips for Remodeling Success in the New Year

A new year is often a time for setting goals and renewing ambitions. After the struggles of 2020, it is understandable that homeowners want to update certain parts of their home. Most Americans spent 9 months of the year working from home and seeing all the ways they could improve their living space. What a better way to start the year than to...

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3 Tips to Avoid Kitchen Fires

3 Tips to Avoid Kitchen Fires

Homeowners and renters alike work to maintain an optimal living environment. Occupants take comfort in knowing that their homes are safe. A homeowners goal is to prevent housefires, the most common of these originating in kitchens. Stoves and ovens account for over 60 percent of house fires. Maintaining a low-risk kitchen will significantly...

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3 Signs of Mold and Water Damage Around Doors and Windows

3 Signs of Mold and Water Damage Around Doors and Windows

As a homeowner, finding mold in your home can be overwhelming and very disheartening. It is important to know that mold can present a lot of danger to the health of both you and your home. Mold is able to reproduce quickly, and once it begins to grow, it has the ability to spread into the air, causing you to breathe in toxins. If you know how to...

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3 Remodeling Projects You Can Complete Before the Holidays

3 Remodeling Projects You Can Complete Before the Holidays

For most people, the holiday season is filled with parties, travel, and the “hustle and bustle” of shopping. Many homeowners recognize that their schedules are generally more flexible in the early autumn, before the holiday season begins. Below are some ideas of remodeling projects you can complete in preparation for holiday parties and guests....

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4 Things Your Business Hurricane Recovery Plan Needs

4 Things Your Business Hurricane Recovery Plan Needs

Establishing or leading a business requires commitment, work, and careful planning. Emergency preparedness is a necessary component of business management. Many legal mandates require businesses to establish emergency response protocols in order to provide safety to staff and clients. Once the disaster has passed, it is up to each business to...

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How to Get Your Business “Red Cross Ready” Before Hurricane Season

How to Get Your Business “Red Cross Ready” Before Hurricane Season

Preparation is a key factor in minimizing the impact of a hurricane on a business. Many managers deliberate how to adequately prepare for a hurricane while conserving time and resources. As a guideline, the American Red Cross has coined the term “Red Cross Ready” to describe what preparations are adequate for an anticipated hurricane. Following...

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How to Minimize Hurricane Damage

How to Minimize Hurricane Damage

As we enter the heart of summer, we are also entering hurricane season. There are pros and cons to living anywhere. Those that prefer the warm temperatures and beaches, may live the good life most of the year, but must also be extra cautious of deadly hurricane storms during August through October. At times, there are hurricanes so destructive...

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Preparing for an Extra Active Hurricane Season During a Pandemic

Preparing for an Extra Active Hurricane Season During a Pandemic

The combination of stress from the uncertainty of a global pandemic, coupled with the potential of an active hurricane may seem overwhelming. However, people living in environments that are prone to tropical storms are strongly encouraged to make the same preparations they normally would to combat a hurricane, but with a few changes.  This year,...

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7 Steps for Hurricane Preparedness

7 Steps for Hurricane Preparedness

The hurricane season has a history of causing destruction and wreaking havoc, to say the least. It can wipe out entire residential neighborhoods and destroy the livelihood of many. This is why preparation is key to keep yourself and your loved ones safe. Being prepared also means protecting your property from the worst-case scenario. This is not...

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