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  • A DIY Guide for Patching Drywall

    Posted on Nov 28, 2019 in:
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Maintain
    • Homeowners
    I usually recommend hiring a drywall professional. However, it can be difficult to hire one for a small project or on short notice. But you can do it yourself.
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  • Stave off the Winter Chill, and Save Money, With This Fall Checklist

    Posted on Nov 21, 2019 in:
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Maintain
    • Homeowners
    Winter is fast approaching and it’s time to start giving serious thought to preparing for the rain and chill of winter. If you do everything I’ve listed here, you will save time and money on your home. Not only that, you will stay warm, dry, and thrifty through to spring.
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  • Dealing With Dust

    Posted on Nov 7, 2019 in:
    • Remodel
    • Maintain
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Homeowners
    Tiny particulates can contain remnants of toxic chemicals, paints, and outside dirt tracked in on feet, paws, clothes, or your own DIY projects. While not necessarily posing an immediate threat, they can have negative long-term health consequences.
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  • Charging Your Remodel

    Posted on Sep 26, 2019 in:
    • Maintain
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Remodel
    • Homeowners
    Credit cards are enormously useful for major home improvement purchases, so long as you use them wisely.
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  • Is Your Home Ready for Aging in Place?

    Posted on Sep 19, 2019 in:
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Remodel
    • Maintain
    • Homeowners
    There is no time like the present to evaluate whether your current home can serve you or your family’s needs now and in the future.
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