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5 Money-Saving Tips for Your AC: An Interview with Brad Lessard of Lessard Air Conditioning & Heating, LLC 5 Money-Saving Tips for Your AC: An Interview with Brad Lessard of Lessard Air Conditioning & Heating, LLC

By Brad Lessard

Brad reveals what most people don't know about their air conditioning system that they should know, as well as the most common AC mistakes, steps for properly sizing your system, how to make your unit more energy efficient, and more.

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Keeping Your Home Renovation on Track: An Interview with Nancy Horanzy of Affordable Renovations Keeping Your Home Renovation on Track: An Interview with Nancy Horanzy of Affordable Renovations

By Nancy Horanzy

Nancy gives expert insight into what a renovation is, some of the most common projects for Connecticut houses, how you decide what to redo first, tips for choosing the right designer, and more.

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How Your Home Is Appraised: An Interview with Eli Pascon of ValueQuest How Your Home Is Appraised: An Interview with Eli Pascon of ValueQuest

By Eli Pascon

Get a behind-the-scenes peek into how an appraisal works from an appraisal management expert. Eli shares info about ordering an appraisal, the main steps in the process, misunderstandings about getting an appraisal, and more.

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HVAC - Should You Repair or Replace?: An Interview with Reid Edgerton of Edgerton, Inc. HVAC - Should You Repair or Replace?: An Interview with Reid Edgerton of Edgerton, Inc.

By Reid Edgerton

When do you just need a repair versus when should you replace? Reid helps answer this question with great recommendations for signs your HVAC system needs repairs, the benefits of installing a new system, when to do that, and more.

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5 Signs You Need a Handyman: An Interview with Gene DeMarco of A Happy Home Maintenance Services LLC 5 Signs You Need a Handyman: An Interview with Gene DeMarco of A Happy Home Maintenance Services LLC

By Gene DeMarco

Gene discusses some of the repairs that people usually put off fixing, when that can be dangerous or end up costing more money, which repairs you shouldn't attempt to do yourself, and more.

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Transform Your Home with a DIY Spa: An Interview with Gene Trumbull of Custom Built Spas Transform Your Home with a DIY Spa: An Interview with Gene Trumbull of Custom Built Spas

By Gene Trumbull

If you've ever dreamt of having your own spa, Gene shares info about an affordable way to get it, including some of the common challenges you may face, how to decide where to put it, and more.

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How to Create a Sustainable Landscape: An Interview with Wendy Lindquist of Lindquist Landscape Design How to Create a Sustainable Landscape: An Interview with Wendy Lindquist of Lindquist Landscape Design

By Wendy Lindquist

Get some great tips from Wendy, a landscaping expert who shares what a sustainable yard looks like, how it's different from a "normal" yard, answers to some of the most common questions she gets, and more.

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How to Sell Your Home for More: An Interview with Steve Schappert of Connecticut Paint & Thermal Coatings How to Sell Your Home for More: An Interview with Steve Schappert of Connecticut Paint & Thermal Coatings

By Steve Schappert

Steve shares his expertise on how to increase the value of your real estate, including a great explanation of curb appeal, budget-conscious tips that you can use now, and more.

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5 Expert Tips on Dealing with Mold Damage: An Interview with Allen Randolph of Connecticut Reconstruction Services 5 Expert Tips on Dealing with Mold Damage: An Interview with Allen Randolph of Connecticut Reconstruction Services

By Allen Randolph

If you think you might have a mold problem, this is a must-read interview. Allen shares expert information based on his experience with insurance restoration work, including common places you can find mold, how often to check your house and more.

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How to Design the Kitchen of Your Dreams: An Interview with Casandra Modglin of Kitchen Living LLC How to Design the Kitchen of Your Dreams: An Interview with Casandra Modglin of Kitchen Living LLC

By Casandra Modglin

Casandra reveals one of the biggest mistakes you can make during your kitchen design and remodel, as well as gives advice on how to make the most of your budget.

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