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2014

2 Adverse Health Effects Of Living Without Air Conditioning

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A central air conditioning system cools a house and removes high levels of moisture from a house during hot seasons, and both of these things are important for your health. If you have been putting off getting your AC fixed, you may want to consider calling a repair company before the weather gets too hot. Not only will it be hard for you to stay cool if you do not have AC, but it could also be putting you at risk for health problems.…

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3 Ways Your Air Conditioner Can Make You Sick And How To Fix It

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The home air conditioning system that makes you more comfortable can also be the reason you are not feeling well. Here are three ways your air conditioner can make you sick and how to fix the problem so you can eliminate the health risks. Airborne Mold, Bacteria, and Fungi Any time moisture remains on a surface for a period of time, mold and fungus can grow there. This is especially true in an air conditioning system.…

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2 Ways To Prolong The Life Of Your Water Heater

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You use your water heater for laundry, washing dishes, or bathing on a daily basis. For this reason, it’s necessary you take time out of your busy schedule to maintain it. If you don’t maintain your water heater, then you’ll soon find yourself in need of a replacement. To ensure your water heater lasts as long as possible, perform these three maintenance tasks: Regularly Inspect and Replace Your Anode Rod…

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Steps To Secure Your New French Doors With A Deadbolt Lock

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French doors are a unique, decorative way to add elegance to your home, particularly when you install them as exterior doors. The glass panels in the doors allow you to take advantage of as much natural light as possible, but they also mean you’ll need to be careful about installing locks so that you don’t damage the glass panels. Some door styles come without a pre-installed lock system, so you’ll have to add a lock to the door before you install them.…

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Is A Heat Pump Right For Your Home

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There are a few common types of heaters available for residential installation. If you have forced air ductwork in your home, then one of your heating choices is a heat pump. Some of this decision is based on personal preference, but the rest is based on what works best in your home. Here are the primary considerations for whether or not a heat pump is right for your home. Location, Location, Location…

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Beyond Repair: 4 Windshield Cracks That Necessitate Replacement

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The second you notice a chip or crack in your windshield, there’s no doubt you’re devising a way to fix it fast. Fortunately, windshield shops can fix most chips and cracks that mar the outer windscreen. Technicians survey the damage to make sure it meets the given criteria for a successful repair. The size of the chip or crack and its location all come into play in the decision process. You may need to just have your windshield replaced, however, if it deviates from the ideal scenario.…

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The Cold Rolled Steel Process At A Glance

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Metalworking technologies take on many shapes and forms throughout the manufacturing industry. For instance, manufacturers rely on rolled steel products for a multitude of industrial and consumer goods, as well as for various uses on construction sites. Understanding the different types of mechanical deformation used in their manufacture can be valuable when it comes to selecting the best materials for the job at hand. The Cold Rolling Process The first step in the production process of cold rolled steel involves cooling hot rolled steel to as close to room temperature as possible.…

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Floors Looking Dull? It Could Be Time For A Professional Cleaning

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There may be more to your floor than meets the eye: sealed and waxed floors that have lost their shine due to foot traffic may also have lost their protective qualities. If you want to get your floor looking its best again and keep it protected from damaging moisture and dirt, it may be time to hire a professional cleaning company. Knowing The Vulnerabilities Of Hardwood The shine on a hardwood floor comes partially from the smoothness of the wood, but mostly from the sealant and wax that have been applied to protect it from water and dirt.…

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3 Ways To Advertise With Your Commercial Roof

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You have to consider a lot of factors when it’s time to replace your commercial roof. What type of roof will work best with your air conditioning unit, or any other rooftop equipment you might have? What type of roof will help save you money on your energy bills? Now, there’s something else to consider – which type of roof will best help you advertise your business? Your roof may be more valuable as advertising space than you think.…

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