Category Archive: Home Improvement

Apr 08

Home Repair Expert: Steps that Lead to Certifications and Careers

Becoming a home improvement expert is a great way to have the autonomy of owning your own business without taking on a huge financial risk. Normally called contractors, these are the experts that a homeowner calls when they need a job professionally done. Here are a few steps that you’ll need to take to ensure …

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Aug 04

Best rated California State Companies

Are you looking for the best service companies in California? The Best of list includes construction companies, landscapers, and even lawyers. Here are the top rated companies for California State based on customer provided reviews from the service provider directory. The following companies received customer reviews with the highest ratings. Whilshire Appliance Repair Great …

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Jul 26

Best Washington State companies from MyLaborJOB customer reviews

Here are the top rated companies for Washington State based on customer provided reviews from the service provider directory. The following companies received customer reviews with the highest ratings. These companies are featured as part of the Best Of Series from STEPHEN GROUP INTERNATIONAL  We hired Stephen Group International for security for a VIP …

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May 21

The Six Most Common Workplace Injuries Every Business Should Be Aware Of

On the job injuries are more common than you might think. Statistics show that in America, 3.3 million people on average a year suffer an injury at work that they may never fully recover from. In most cases, these are preventable if we pay close attention to the warning signs and educate our staff on …

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Apr 02

Getting Involved In Construction: 5 Skills To Bring To The Table

Being a construction worker isn’t as simple as showing up to the job site, nailing a few boards together and then calling it a day. Construction workers must possess a certain set of skills and abilities if they want to excel, and employers look for candidates with these skills when they need to hire. 1. …

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Mar 20

Tips for buying new carpet

      So you are thinking about new carpet and you don’t know where to start.   [pullquote align=”left|center|right” textalign=”left|center|right” width=”30%”]This is understandable given all the different options to choose from.[/pullquote] Should you go with the cut and loop pile carpet with its varied texture to help hide footprints or perhaps the velvet plush …

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Jan 15

Four Helpful Tips For Preventing Fires In Your Home

Home fires kill more than 2,500 Americans each year, and injure 13,000 more. An estimated property loss of $6 billion occurred in 2011 alone, according to the U.S. Fire Administration. There are many common-sense ways to avoid becoming one of these statistics, such as keeping your stove area clear of flammable papers and household chemicals. …

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Jan 09

How To Check Your Roof For Leaks

Photo credit: Free Digital Photos by Xedos4 Each year, the weather wreaks havoc on your roof. With each spell of ice, small particles are dislodged. The sun itself causes wear and tear. Acid rain promotes decay. Is your roof actually able to stand up to it? With a routine maintenance program, the answer is a …

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Nov 12

5 Tips For Turning Your Kitchen Into The Centerpiece of Your Life and Home

The kitchen is often called the heart of the home. It’s not only the place where food preparation occurs, but it is also a place where people congregate to share news and spend quality time together. You can make your kitchen the most user-friendly room in the house with a few tips that can increase …

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Oct 10

Industry Must Haves: Six Tools Every Builder Needs

Sometimes people must look at the great cathedrals and palaces built during the Middle Ages or the Renaissance and wonder how the builders did it without earth movers, cement mixers, mobility hoists and lifting equipment or even electric drills. Fortunately, builders now have all sorts of equipment to make their jobs just a bit easier …

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