Category Archives: Household Tips

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Daylight Savings Ends so it’s Time to Change Out the Smoke Detector Battery

This weekend we can sleep in an extra hour as we “fall back” into Standard Time and longer nights. Daylight Saving Time ends at 2 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 6, which means you’ll want to turn your old-school clocks back before you go to bed Saturday night, Nov. 5. Of course, the change is automatic for […]

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The Importance of Residential Roof Maintenance

Residential Roof Maintenance – Why it’s Important Residential roof maintenance is often the most neglected area of a home. Not surprisingly, most property owners do not have the expertise (or desire) to get onto their roofs and look for problems themselves. A preventative maintenance plan consisting of periodic inspection, routine maintenance, and minor repairs can help […]

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How to Protect Your Garden From Spring Frost

Whether you push the gardening season or not, here in Colorado there’s always a danger that a late spring frost will wipe out your lovingly planted spring veggies. The earlier you plant, the more likely this is. The easiest way to almost guarantee that you’ll avoid a frost is to resist planting your vegetable garden […]