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Barbeque Maintenance – The Basics

Grilling is a cultural imperative in North America, and flame-kissed foods will be making their way onto our plates more often as the weather gets warmer. Burgers and steaks (an even some portabella mushrooms or grilled asparagus for our veggie-loving friends) will become a summer staple for patio eating. One thing that can ruin all […]

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Clean your Dryer Ducts!

Owning a house means constant maintenance. There is always something begging for your attention and sometimes it is easy for a small detail to be overlooked.   One potentially hazardous thing that can fall into this “easily overlooked” category is your dryer duct. No one actively thinks about the cleanliness of their dryer duct, but […]

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10 Tips and Tricks for a Safer Holiday

Whether you are lighting the tree, menorah or kinara this winter there are plenty of ways to keep your home and family safe this holiday season. A few small considerations can make the difference between being safe and not; these tips, tricks and ideas are simple and can be implemented in no time at all. […]

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Digital thermostats recalled due to fire hazard

Approximately 403,000 sold in Canada. A joint recall issued April 30, 2014 with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and White-Rodgers involves four models of White-Rodgers digital thermostats. Approximately 403,000 were sold in Canada and about 740,000 were sold in the United States from January 2006 through to December 2013. […]

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