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Parking Lots Matter: How To Be Sure Your Parking Lots Are Appealing To Customers

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If you own a small business, the condition of your parking lot may not be at the top of your priority list. However, a parking lot is literally the gateway to your business, and a bad experience for clients and customers may leave them fuming before they even walk in the door. That’s why it’s important for business owners to ensure their parking lots are in top-notch condition and properly equipped. Below are a few things you can do to get your parking areas ready and kept in optimal condition: Start out right One of the worst...

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4 Rules For Trimming Your Pine Trees

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Pine trees can add a great amount of beauty to your yard, as long as you know how to care for them. You need to know when your pine trees need trimming and when trimming can cause damage to them. Here are four rules for trimming your trees. Do Not Trim Off The Top If your pine tree has grown to a large height and you decide it is too large for the space it is growing, do not cut off the entire top part of the tree. Topping your tree is not good for it whether you cut off two feet or eight feet from its top. Cutting the top of your tree...

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Landscaping The Small Yard: Reconciling Trees And Fencing

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Older homes in downtown areas have picturesque architecture and narrow backyards that must be finished carefully in order to maximize the space. If you have small backyard, you’ll need to choose the right trees and the right fencing in order to create the perfect backyard space. Fence For Privacy Unlike suburban homes that have spacious backyards, old-fashioned row homes or duplexes often have small backyard spaces that abut those of the neighbors. Therefore, your first thought in finishing off your backyard is to make the space as...

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5 Air Conditioner Replacement Considerations

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If your air conditioner makes more trouble than cool air these days, you may be on the fence about whether of not it needs to be repaired (yet again) or replaced altogether. While an all-new air conditioner installation is no small investment, it could pale next to the amount of money you have to keep pumping into an ailing one. Here are five things to ask yourself when evaluating this major home ownership decision. 1. “How Old Is My Air Conditioner?” Deciding whether or not to replace your air conditioning system could be as...

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3 Ways To Decorate The Exterior Parts Of Your New Windows

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As you’re preparing to get new vinyl windows installed in your home, you may want to start coming up with a plan of how you will decorate the exterior parts of these new replacement windows. Exterior window trim can help your home look nicer, and there are many options to choose from. This is something you should decide before replacing your windows because it might require some additional work during the window replacement project. Ledges When you look at the outside of your home before getting new windows, do you like what you see? If...

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5 Ways To Easily Manage An Outdoor Children’s Birthday Party

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Holding a birthday party for a child is a memorable event for the birthday kid and a whole lot of planning for adults. When hosting an outdoor party at your home, it can become very overwhelming to keep large groups of kids under control. Luckily the chaos can be controlled in an orderly fashion by implementing five different strategies. The following tips are easy to apply for any type of party and will make the planning and clean up as easy as possible. Recyclable Plates & Utensils Birthday parties can accumulate a lot of trash. This...

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3 Questions To Ask Your Commercial Construction Project Manager

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If you are a business owner ready to break ground on a brand new building, it can be scary to put all of your trust in your construction project manager. However, project managers, commonly referred to as PM’s, understand how to streamline the process and keep things moving. Here are three questions you should ask your commercial construction project manager, so that you can stay on the same page. 1: “What is the timeline like?” One of the key responsibilities of any project manager is overseeing the building timeline. In...

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Options For Adding Water Features To Your Backyard

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Your home’s backyard should be a place for you to relax and escape from the outside world. Adding water features to your yard can help to provide a tranquil atmosphere, beautify your surroundings and even increase your property value. If you decide that you want to add aquatic features to your property, you can choose from a variety of structures including fountains, bird baths and ponds. Fountains A great way to add a focal point and structure to your lawn is to build a fountain in a prominent area of the yard. The sound of water...

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Options For Resurfacing Your Inground Pool

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While an inground pool can last a lifetime, the floor and walls of the structure require resurfacing when they begin to show signs of deterioration. The presence of cracks, chipping, discoloration and peeling indicates that it is time to schedule major pool maintenance. You have several options when it comes to resurfacing your pool. Your selection of materials for the project will depend on your budget and aesthetic preferences. Plaster It is common for concrete pools to have a stark, white plaster surface. However, over time as the plaster...

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How Your Septic Technician Pumps Your Septic Tank

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Maintaining a plumbing system connected to a septic tank is no easy task. You not only have to worry about traditional plumbing problems, such as leaks, clogs, and mineral buildup, but also additional problems such as sludge buildup or septic backflow. For this reason, instead of draining your septic tank yourself, you’ve always hired a professional to take care of the job for you. Instead of wondering what exactly your septic tank technician does during a tank pumping, find out for yourself. Why Your Tank Needs To Be Pumped When it...

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