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8 Steps for Home Winterization in Boise

Taking good care of your home means you have to put in some extra effort when the seasons change. You might spruce up your lawn and landscaping in the spring, do some painting or power washing in summer, and then spend time raking leaves in autumn. Getting ready for winter, though, is another matter. ... Read More
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How To Get Ahead Of The Furnace Break Down Season

It is October and time to take a look at your home heating needs. It is hard to hear that with these beautiful 70 and 80 degree temperatures that we are experiencing in Southern Idaho, but whether you live in the Boise region, Twin Falls, or Pocatello and Idaho Falls regions, you know that it is only a matter of time until things change. If it is anything like last year, it may even change on a dime!You should always have your heating system checked and maintained every year. This will prolong the life of your system, save you money, and provide greater safety and comfort to you and your family. This is common sense and good home economics management 101.What I want to address in this article is what the homeowner should be on the look-out for if they’ve perhaps foregone regular furnace maintenance and tune-ups. Here are just a few signs that your system needs immediate attention. ... Read More
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5 Steps to Stop the Spread of the Flu in Your Home

5 Ways to Combat the Spread of the Flu in Your HomeYou want to do everything you can to protect your family and your Boise home, but sometimes you feel there’s little you can do. Fighting the spread of the flu is certainly an uphill battle. However, this is a fight you can win with just a few strategic steps. ... Read More