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The Ins and Outs of Home Restoration: An Interview with Chris Wuerth of Christopher Wuerth Restoration Contractor, LLC The Ins and Outs of Home Restoration: An Interview with Chris Wuerth of Christopher Wuerth Restoration Contractor, LLC

By Christopher Wuerth

With almost 40 years of experience, restoration expert Chris shares tips for high-quality home restoration and repairs, and especially for maintaining the look and integrity of older homes.

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Designing and Installing Your Dream Fireplace: An Interview with Brenda Houlberg and Jeannie Trudeau of Glowing Embers Hearth & Home Designing and Installing Your Dream Fireplace: An Interview with Brenda Houlberg and Jeannie Trudeau of Glowing Embers Hearth & Home

By Brenda Houlberg and Jeannie Trudeau

Brenda shares great info on your options for getting a new fireplace, what the installation process is and how long it should take, and tips to choose the right fireplace for your home.

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Soft House Washing vs Pressure Washing: An Interview with Tamika Gianni of The Power Washing Kings LLC Soft House Washing vs Pressure Washing: An Interview with Tamika Gianni of The Power Washing Kings LLC

By Tamika Gianni

Do you know the difference between soft washing and pressure washing your house? Tamike reveals which one is safer, more effective and better for long-term maintenance.

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Plaster and Drywall Repair 101: An Interview with William Whamond, Painting and Wallpapering Contractor Plaster and Drywall Repair 101: An Interview with William Whamond, Painting and Wallpapering Contractor

By William Whamond

Do you have problems with wood rot or water damage? William explains the importance of doing drywall and plaster repair correctly, as well as gives tips on how to save money on the repair work.

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 What You Should Know About Hiring a Handyman: An Interview with Colin Shaw of Handyman Services of CT What You Should Know About Hiring a Handyman: An Interview with Colin Shaw of Handyman Services of CT

By Colin Shaw

Read this interview to find out what qualifications a handyman should have, the two different ways that their fees are set, some of the most common repairs that people hire a handyman for, and more.

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The Ins and Outs of Custom Cabinets: An Interview with Daniel Rosa of Rosa Carpentry The Ins and Outs of Custom Cabinets: An Interview with Daniel Rosa of Rosa Carpentry

By Daniel Rosa

Daniel shares great info on custom-made cabinets, including where to start, important differences between custom and stock cabinets, what options are available, and the latest cabinet trends.

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How to Get Rid of Bees, Wasps and Hornets: An Interview with Dean Vatteroni of All Seasons Pest Management, LLC How to Get Rid of Bees, Wasps and Hornets: An Interview with Dean Vatteroni of All Seasons Pest Management, LLC

By Dean Vatteroni

Dean gives valuable info on what you can do to solve problems with stinging insects, including what time of year is the most effective for treatment, one of the challenges with pest control for them, and advice about natural treatments.

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Expert Tips on Home Renovations and Additions: An Interview with Nick Daveline of NLD Design Architecture & Interiors Expert Tips on Home Renovations and Additions: An Interview with Nick Daveline of NLD Design Architecture & Interiors

By Nick Daveline

Read this interview for an architect's insights on what to do and what not to do during your next home renovation or addition.

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Expert Tips on Gutter Cleaning and Repair: An Interview with Garret Maynard of All Gutter Services Expert Tips on Gutter Cleaning and Repair: An Interview with Garret Maynard of All Gutter Services

By Garret Maynard

Garret breaks down the gutter essentials that you need to know to help keep your gutters, roof and house free from damage and repairs.

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Water Heater Installation 101: An Interview with Jay Sullivan of A Plus Plumber LLC Water Heater Installation 101: An Interview with Jay Sullivan of A Plus Plumber LLC

By Jay Sullivan

Find out what factors affect the lifespan of your water heater, some of the most common signs yours needs to be replaced, a comparison of the new models that are available today, energy efficiency tips, and more.

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