Category Archives: Residential

How to Protect Hardwood Floor During the Winter

It's no secret that a hardwood floor in a home is an attractive option when it comes to floor covering.  Aesthetically pleasing and durable, it's more common than not to see homes with hardwood floors.  Although very popular, many people aren't aware of the proper practices and insider tips to ensure that their beautiful hardwood…
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The Truth about Winter Carpet Cleaning

History tells us wintertime is the "slow season" in the carpet cleaning industry.  As soon as temperatures drop and snow begins to fall, homeowner's minds are elsewhere.  Their focus shifts to scheduling snow removal, purchasing ice melt, and staying warm. Winter months don't have to mean that homeowners will be better off postponing their carpet…
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How to Restore a (Very) Rusty Cast Iron Skillet

There's nothing like cooking dinner (or at least part of it) in a cast iron skillet over an open flame. Unfortunately though, over time, iron oxidizes and rust will form on the pan's surface, rendering it unusable. There's no way around it. Robin kindly put together a guide on how to restore very rusty cast…
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How To Prepare a Home For the Winter Months

In New England, this time of year always seems to fly by.  As we spend as much time as we can outdoors basking in the crisp, sunny afternoons and appreciating the stunning fall foliage, we try to ignore what lies just weeks ahead - winter time. Below, we've accumulated a list of the most important…
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