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Too Much Of A Good Thing: Thin Those Beautiful Fruit Tree Blossoms For Better Fruit Production

Posted by on Nov 12, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Buying a home with mature fruit trees in the backyard seems like a wonderful event at first—until you remember that you’ve never had to care for fruit trees before and have no idea what to do. Luckily there’s lots of information out there about how best to keep those trees going, but you do have to follow the advice, even if it seems weird. One task you have to do is to actually remove flowers from the trees. Reducing the beautiful blooms is necessary if you want a respectable amount of fruit from each tree. More Flowers for More Species Survival Fruit trees produce a lot of flowers because more flowers equals more chances at pollination. More chances at pollination means more chances that fruit will develop—and after fruit develops, if birds or animals eat the fruit, they can...

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Paving Concepts That Offer Your Home A Beautiful And Useful Change

Posted by on Nov 12, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Whether you want to increase the beauty of your residence or improve the performance and longevity of your home’s walkways and driveways, there are paving improvements that can make a dramatic difference. New paving trends not only deliver high style and unique aesthetic appeal, they can also make your life easier. So if you’re interested in making a smart and beautiful investment that makes life easier for you at home, look at what’s new in paving. Heated Paving Heated driveways and walkways are an improvement that you should invest in if you live in an area that gets heavy snow or ice during winter months. Heated paving can either be accomplished through electric coils or hydronic elements that are installed under your pavement. Hydronic systems can’t be installed under existing driveways or walkways, so you can expect to include...

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Understand The Risks And Prepare For Termite Tenting

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If you have termites infesting your home, you have a few options to eliminate them. Once the infestation has become severe, you have little choice but to have the house tented and fumigated. This process costs between $1,150 and $3,800 depending on the size of your home, the type of fumigation, and the going rates of the company you choose to hire. The cost of the fumigation is far less than what you will lose if you do not exterminate the insects literally eating you out of your home. Here is what to you must do to prepare for termite extermination and get an explanation of the risks associated with the process. Understanding the Risks The personal risks of having your home tented and fumigated are very slight if you follow the instructions given to you by the extermination...

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Selling Your House? Simple Ways To Boost The Curb Appeal And Get Faster Sale

Posted by on Nov 12, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you are listing your home for sale, you want to make sure that your home grabs the attention of prospective buyers. Boosting the curb appeal is a sure-fire way to make your house more appealing to those house hunters. Here are some suggestions that will boost your curb appeal and make your home pop. The New Housing Market There has been a definite shift in the housing market. Due to an unsteady economy, it has become a buyer’s market, which means that homeowners who are selling need to extend their efforts to sell their homes more quickly, and to get top dollar. Gone are the days when offers start flooding in soon after putting a house up on the market, multiple offers would be received, and the sellers would get asking price, or even more than what they would list...

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3 Easy Ways To Repair Dents And Scratches On Garage Doors

Posted by on Nov 6, 2014 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Easy Ways To Repair Dents And Scratches On Garage Doors

Accidents happen, right? One of the kids gouged the garage door with their bike handle or you accidentally tapped it with your bumper. How it happened doesn’t matter; how you fix it does. Fortunately, you can fix many minor dings and scratches yourself quite easily. With a few simple methods, you can get rid of that ding and make your garage door look like new once again. While these methods are great for small dings, you should leave the large dents to the professionals.  Fix It with a Dent Repair Kit Sold in auto body and home improvement stores, dent repair kits are great for steel garage doors. They come with everything you need to fix your door, minus primer and paint. To fix a dent using this type of kit, follow the door prep instructions included in the...

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