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Whether you own or rent the place you call home, you need to know how to protect yourself and your investments. On this page you'll see articles that address these things and tips to make sure your home is "home sweet home."

  • Tips on How to Protect Your House and Yourself from a Lightning Strike

    There is no guarantee your house won’t be struck by a lightning. However, being prepared and following simple rules can minimize the chances of it happening.

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  • Making a Move?

    Moving? It's good to know what your options are. In this article, we weigh the pros and cons of hiring professionals to do the heavy lifting or doing it yourself.

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  • DIY Home Surveillance

    Looking for a cheap way to keep an eye on your house while you're at work or on vacation? If you have an old smartphone or tablet that's not being used, it's easy.

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  • Backyard Toy Safety

    It's all fun and games until somebody falls. Keep your kids (and everyone else's) safe this summer with these safety precautions for your backyard toys.

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  • Remove Oil Stains

    A driveway full of oil stains is not something a homeowner likes to see. Accidents happen, but here are a few ways to clean them up and make your driveway look new. 

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  • Summer Mold

    After spring showers, the flowers are blooming and the air is crisp, but bad things can get left behind. Find out how to avoid mold problems after a wet spring.

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