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P-traps, what are they?

P-trap

Have you ever wondered why the drain plumbing under the kitchen and bathroom sinks have that weird bend in it? What is it for? These are called P-traps and do serve a very important role in the health and safety of your home by preventing sewer odors from entering the home by blocking the pipe…

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Maintaining Your Hot Water Heater

Hot Water Heater Maintenance

Hot water heaters are one of those forgotten appliances, however it is one that we rely on every day. Water heaters can last for 10+ years if it is properly maintained. By following a 3-step annual maintenance plan, it can help to significantly extend the life of your hot water heater. Step 1: Check you…

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Does your roof have hail damage?

roof ridge cap

Living in Colorado we can expect anything, in regards to the weather, to happen at any time of the year. With the recent hail storms in the area, we must think about the damage it can do to the roofs of our homes. It is important to check for damage. Damage caused by hail can…

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High Wind Safety Tips

High winds are usually associated with storms, but there are times that the passing of a storm may cause for a windy day. It is important to know what to do and what not to do before, during, and after a wind event. Once there has been a high wind advisory issued for your area,…

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What on earth do we do???

I was asked the other day from a client, after she read my limited liability disclosure, what on earth do we check? It caught me by surprise at first, then I read the disclosure again, and realized she had a valid question. Our liability discloser can be limiting, and to answer her question I directed her…

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Curb Appeal

When you are looking to sell your house make it shine. Would you buy a car that the inside looks like a college hazing that was taken to far? well your house is no different to potential buyers. Cut the grass, pull the little baby tree out of your gutters, fix that busted porch swing…. Better yet…

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House Not Selling?

With all the ideas and plans to help your house sell, these 3 great tips from Dave Ramsey will help you make your home more attractive to buyers. These are the same tips any great Realtor would give you. If this is the first time you are seeing or hearing these ideas and your house has been on…

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