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Lizzie Weakley's Blog – August 2018 Archive (7)

Residential Maintenance: How to Properly Handle Wastewater

Depending on the region in which you live, wastewater is treated and stored in a variety of ways. You should do some research so that you can handle your wastewater in the appropriate manner. Here are some tips to get you started on handling your residential wastewater correctly.


Know Your Local Codes

The manner in which wastewater can be…


Added by Lizzie Weakley on August 27, 2018 at 7:54pm — No Comments

5 Home Repairs to Make by the End of the Summer

The summer is both a time of relaxation and productivity. This especially concerns productivity regarding both yard work and home improvement projects. As the summer season nears its close, you should take this opportunity to complete specific home improvement and home maintenance projects that are best done before the beginning of fall. Below are five such projects…


Added by Lizzie Weakley on August 20, 2018 at 6:42pm — No Comments

Plumbing Blunders: 4 Signs Your Home Needs Major Sewer Repair

As a homeowner, you dread the thought of dealing with a major sewer repair. Visions of backhoes, deep trenches of dirt and mud and endless pipes pound through your head. Often, it seems easier to ignore mounting signs of sewer doom.

Unfortunately, ignoring plumbing problems does not flush major sewer problems out of your life. Recent changes in approaching…


Added by Lizzie Weakley on August 17, 2018 at 12:57pm — No Comments

5 Final Home Improvement Projects to Take on Before the End of Summer

As the summer season comes to a close, it’s important to think about any work that needs to be done on your home before fall and winter arrive. Taking on the necessary projects while the weather is still decent will make it easier for you to complete these tasks. Here are five home improvement projects to consider before summer ends.


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Added by Lizzie Weakley on August 15, 2018 at 4:57pm — No Comments

How to Protect the Exterior of Your Cabin from the Elements

Maintaining the outside of your home is important for your home’s value as well as its longevity. The elements can be hard on the outside of your home year after year. Here are some of the things that you can do to safeguard your home’s exterior.

Examine Your Paint Job

A large majority of homes use paint to help seal out the elements from the siding or…


Added by Lizzie Weakley on August 15, 2018 at 1:00pm — No Comments

5 Benefits to Having Your Water Filtration System Updated

Your home water filtration system helps keep your water clean and you healthy. A good system can give you the peace of mind that comes with knowing you’re protected while a poor system can make your life more difficult. There are many benefits to updating your filtration system.

Cleaner Water Tastes Better

The cleaner your water is, the better it will…


Added by Lizzie Weakley on August 7, 2018 at 7:17pm — No Comments

7 Reasons Your Heating System Needs to be Fixed Before This Fall

It’s extremely important for everyone to make sure their heating and cooling systems work. There are positive things that come from heating systems and you must make sure your heating system works before it’s too late.

You Could Get Caught without Heat

Getting caught in the cold winter months without heat is not only difficult to deal with, but it…


Added by Lizzie Weakley on August 2, 2018 at 11:40am — No Comments

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