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How to install a light fixture

Simple electrical issues can be done without calling your electrician. Little things like replacing a light fixture can be done by you, as long as you have the right know-how. Just remember, if anything seems wrong or you aren’t sure about the process, it’s better to be safe than sorry and you should call a professional for help! Start by finding the right breaker or fuse for the fixture and turning it off. Double check it’s off by turning the light switch on and off several times. As long as the light stays off, you turned off the correct circuit. You can even check with …

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Spring Maintenance –Protect the Exterior of Your Home

Spring is here! Take advantage of the warmer temperatures and get a head start on an annual spring maintenance routine for your home’s exterior. This checklist can help you target the areas that need maintenance so you can get your chores done quickly, leaving you time to go outside and enjoy the weather. Clean out your gutters. Check for foliage build-up, particularly if there are trees that hover over the roof. Consider installing gutter guards.While you’re at it, make sure the downspout is free of debris and pointing at least 2 feet away from foundation walls.Get a professional cleaning if you live in a two-story …

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All Things Spring – Garden Demo

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Join us Saturday, March 12 from 10AM to 3PM for our “All Things Spring” Garden Demo!  We’ll have reps on hand to answer your questions about the newest plants, pest controls, fertilizers and more! Come on down and check it out!

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