Repairing Termite Damage

“You must thoroughly repair wood after a termite infestation because your home’s structural integrity has been jeopardized. Termites eat anything containing cellulose, the structural component of plants. This means you may have to replace plywood, roof sheathing, cabinetry and floorboards. Even drywall is at risk, as termites will tunnel though it to get to beams. “

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What You Need to Know About Damage Repair

Termites are known to cause severe damage to homes, sometimes costing thousands of dollars in repairs that are not typically covered in standard insurance policies. Discovering damage at your home is an unsettling experience, but a trusted pest control professional can help…

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Tips for Watering Your Lawn the Right Way

“Let’s start with the basics. Remember, timing is key. It’s important to water your lawn early in the morning. The sun is less intense, and your lawn has a full day to dry. In the early morning, there’s less of a chance that the hot midday sun evaporates all the water delivered by your sprinklers, which would only require you to water again and unnecessarily waste resources.”

Water Guzzlers

Lawns are water guzzlers. On average, most lawns need 1 to 1.5 inches of water per week to stay lush and green. That water can come from rainfall or irrigation. How often your lawn needs a drink depends on a host of factors, including things like soil type, sunlight, grass type and regional climate. The list truly goes on and on. In many municipalities, water restrictions are the norm, and lawn watering is high on the list of wasteful water activities. Fine tune your lawn watering skills with these easy irrigation tips…

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