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Home Maintenance Tasks to Tackle in March

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If the sight of the mercury creeping upward fills you with spring fever, we’re with you. We, too, are restless for the warmer, longer days that are just around the corner. But before you can kick back on a balmy evening with a crisp glass of rosé or a cool IPA, you’ve got to get your home in shape.The month of March—when temps are beginning to rise but before those April showers—is the ideal time to get down and dirty with those maintenance projects. So where do you start dusting off winter’s residue? We’ve got a handy checklist of home …

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Dealing With Common Home Emergencies

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When we think of emergencies, the house isn’t always the first thing that comes to mind. However, a house is full of potential disasters that may not end in bodily harm, but certainly mean property damage. Being able to respond during these emergencies can make all the difference. With some quick solutions, these common emergencies can be solved at home. (Or at least allow you to hang on until you can get professional help!) Gas Leaks The smell of gas in the house signals a clear and present danger for most people. First and foremost: if you happen on this smell, …