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A beaver dam is a feat of engineering that you may not want on your property

A beaver dam is a feat of engineering that you may not want on your property

Why do beavers build dams? It’s a homeowner’s nightmare


When you’re a homeowner, the question ‘Why do beavers build dams?’ should send chills down your spine

If you’re watching a wildlife documentary, a beaver dam is an engineering marvel and a wonder to explore. When you own a home and they’re building on your...

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Electrical bus bars have been right in front of you the whole time!

What is a busbar in an electrical panel?

If the question “What is an electrical busbar?” has ever made you think of public transportation, keep reading for some information. 

The electricity that powers our homes and appliances is a critical part of modern life, yet it’s also rife with mystery. As much as we...

Polishing granite countertops helps to keep them looking their nicest.

Polishing granite countertops helps to keep them looking their nicest.

Polishing granite countertops

One way to keep your kitchen looking new is polishing granite countertops and restoring their shine


Nothing looks better in a kitchen than brand new granite countertops, combining the attractive warmth of the stone with the gloss of the polished surface....

Five simple tips on how to keep your house warm over winter

Five simple tips on how to keep your house warm over winter

By Monica on December 27, 2016

It’s that time of year again where we all want to keep warm and hibernate. With some simple prep work you can keep your home without breaking the bank.  

1) Fixing drafts can save you a small fortune on energy bills. Most of them can be prevented with...

How to keep your house safe and warm this winter – home or away

By satomi on November 02, 2016

It’s getting to that time of year where we all want to turn up our heating to stay warm.  But simply cranking up the heating can cost a fortune.  Check out JustAnswer’s handy tips for keeping your home warm and waterproof this holiday season – WITHOUT breaking the bank.

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