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Tips For Cleaning Out Your Parents’ Home

At some point, most people have to clean out their parents' home. It might be that Mom or Dad is going to be moving in with another family member or relocating to a nursing home. Another possibility is that you have recently lost your parent. Whatever the case is, cleaning out a home that is bursting with decades of memories can be not only exhausting, but also emotionally difficult. Read on for some tips on getting through the process. Read More 

Why You Should Upgrade To A Tankless Water Heater

As the years go by, appliances such as ovens and refrigerators are getting larger, while water heaters and furnaces are getting smaller. It allows people to have more space where they need it, and save space where they can. Tankless water heaters are saving people space, energy costs, and providing many other benefits. If you are interested in the benefits of tankless water heaters, here are some that you need to know. Read More 

Tornado Central: Security Tips for You & Your Home

Springtime is often a pleasant time of year that is accompanied by incoming warmer weather and the growth of flowers and plants. However, it is also often a fearful time of year, particularly for people living in the Midwest. The Midwest typically experiences some of the highest annual tornado occurrences with an average of 96 tornadoes occurring in Kansas alone. Fortunately, you can still enjoy the springtime weather with a few security tips for you and your home. Read More 

Your Well During A Drought: FAQs And Conservation Tips

According to the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions, droughts cost the United States an estimated $30 billion in damage in 2012. If you rely on a well for your home's main source of water, you know how devastating a drought can be. Luckily, there are several simple ways you can conserve water, while making sure your family survives until the water levels rise, and you're able to return to your normal life: Read More 

5 Types Of Home Fire Safety Equipment That Will Save Your Family

Home fire safety equipment can mean the difference of life and death for your family. Having smoke alarms is helpful, but it's not always enough. Equipment to extinguish small fires, allow your family to breathe in heavy smoke, and escape your home more easily can save all your lives. Here is some information about equipment that can keep your family safe in the event of a fire. Escape ladder If you have at least a second story on your home, having an escape ladder can save your lives. Read More