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Remodeling Your Bathroom 101: An Interview with Kay Saucier of Choice Design/Remodeling Remodeling Your Bathroom 101: An Interview with Kay Saucier of Choice Design/Remodeling

By Kay Saucier

Kay reveals some of the reasons why people decide to renovate their bathrooms, what's the best way to approach a bath design/remodel and how long it typically takes. She also gives three great tips for you before you start your next bath project.

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Get Help Decorating Your Home: An Interview with Birgit Anich of Birgit Anich Staging & Interiors Get Help Decorating Your Home: An Interview with Birgit Anich of Birgit Anich Staging & Interiors

By Birgit Anich

Birgit shares tips on how to find the right interior designer and what rooms are the most popular to redecorate, as well as clears up about a common misperception people have about design. Read this interview to learn valuable information about redesigning a room and how designer fees are typically set.

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Dangers of Expansive Soils Dangers of Expansive Soils

By Malcolm Rivers

The soil that surrounds a home can be tremendously important for maintenance, quality of life and even safety. What follows is an explanation and examination of the dangers of expansive soil to a property.

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5 Tips on Green Energy Solutions for Your Home: An Interview with William Brown of Eco Energy Guard 5 Tips on Green Energy Solutions for Your Home: An Interview with William Brown of Eco Energy Guard

By William Brown

William reveals some of the top things that homeowners don't know about energy use that they should know. He also explains what a home energy inspection is, the most common types of heat loss/gain in Connecticut homes and how you can save money when it comes to water use in your home.

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Everything You Need to Know About Custom-Made Cabinets: An Interview with Leah Dean of John Dean Custom Cabinetry, LLC Everything You Need to Know About Custom-Made Cabinets: An Interview with Leah Dean of John Dean Custom Cabinetry, LLC

By Leah Dean

Leah shares must-read info about what the latest kitchen cabinet trends are in Connecticut and how custom cabinets compare with pre-made cabinets.

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Residential Oil Tank Removal 101: An Interview with Skip Kost of Enviroshield Inc. Residential Oil Tank Removal 101: An Interview with Skip Kost of Enviroshield Inc.

By Skip Kost

Skip explains what oil tank removal is and why it's important. Learn how you can find out if there's an old buried old tank on your property and get expert advice if you have an above-ground oil tank in your basement.

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Start Saving Money with a Home Energy Audit: An Interview with Brent Borgnine of New England Conservation Services Start Saving Money with a Home Energy Audit: An Interview with Brent Borgnine of New England Conservation Services

By Brent Borgnine

In this can't miss interview, Brent explains what a home energy assessment is, how is can benefit you and save you money. He also shares two things that people in Connecticut can do now to save energy in their homes.

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Why You Might Need Custom Carpentry in Your Home: An Interview with Stuart Naft of Stuart Home Improvement Why You Might Need Custom Carpentry in Your Home: An Interview with Stuart Naft of Stuart Home Improvement

By Stuart Naft

Stuart gives some great reasons why custom carpentry can really give your home an extra something, and how its value outweighs the expense.

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5 Tips for Getting Electrical Work Done Right: An Interview with Len Rizzo of Len Rizzo Electric, LLC 5 Tips for Getting Electrical Work Done Right: An Interview with Len Rizzo of Len Rizzo Electric, LLC

By Len Rizzo

What are some of the most common electrical issues in Connecticut homes and when do you need to call a licensed electrician? Read this interview with Len to find out the answers and more, including advice on what to look for when you're buying a house.

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Everything You Need to Know About Remodeling Your Bathroom: An Interview with David Maher of DM Remodeling Everything You Need to Know About Remodeling Your Bathroom: An Interview with David Maher of DM Remodeling

By David Maher

What should you not do when you're remodeling your bathroom? What are the best bathroom features to splurge on and what can you save money on? Check out this interview with expert contractor David Maher to find out.

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