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If you’re a first-time homeowner, chances are you’re used to calling a landlord to fix home-related issues. Once you purchase your first home and become your own landlord, those responsibilitie...

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The winter chill is in full effect and with it comes the desire to stay inside. For many homeowners, this simply means a seat in front of the fireplace, but that’s not the case for all. For most,...

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home maintenance calendar

As much as we’d like our homes to run themselves, they do require regular maintenance. A well-maintained home looks more attractive and functions more efficiently. Proper maintenance also allows ...

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prevent pipes from freezing

From late fall on into winter, holiday parties, family gatherings and other special occasions are the focus of families across the country. At this wonderful time of year, no one wants to worry abo...

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 Chicago Daily Herald: http://www.dailyherald.com/entlife/20171111/five-fresh-ideas-to-freshen-up-the-bathroom Christian Lacroix, owner of Handyman Connection in McKinney, Texas, was featu...

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leaky faucet

Did you know that just one small water leak in your home can waste thousands of gallons of water per year? Leaks can also lead to structural damage, contribute to mold problems and cause your month...

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cleaning gutters

For many homeowners, gutters are out of sight and out of mind. They tend to be something we don’t think about until a problem comes up. In reality, gutters play a vital role in directing potentia...

Gutters, Home Maintenance, Newsletter

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smoke detector maintenance

When Daylight Savings Time ends on Sunday, November 5th, Handyman Connection urges all homeowners to be sure they have inspected their smoke and carbon monoxide detectors for proper function. Ac...

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hurricane preparation

Preparing your home is key to riding out a hurricane safely, but even the best preparations may fail. Steve Lefebvre, owner of Handyman Connection of Charleston, offers the following tips to follow...

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HVAC tuneup

Shorter days are a subtle sign that cold weather is just a few short weeks away. No matter where you live, preparing a home for winter is an important step to protect your property and prevent cost...

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