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Sprinkler System On The Fritz? Tips And Tricks For What To Fix And When To Call

Outdoor sprinkler system on the fritz with summer around the corner? Here are seven tips and tricks for fixing it yourself and when to call the pros.

Is Your A/C Summer-Ready? 12 Things To Check Before The First Heat Wave

Make sure your A/C can handle any heat wave this summer with these 12 tips and how to know when to call in the pros.

Tank Vs. Tankless: Hot Water Heater Showdown

What’s the difference between a tank (or “storage”) water heater and a tankless (or “on-demand”) water heater? Which one is right for your home? Here’s the difference between tank and tankless versions and how to choose which one is best for you.

Get More Out Of Your Backyard With These 6 Easy Upgrades

As the summer months approach, we all want to spend more time outdoors - and what better way to do that than in your backyard? Turn your outdoor space into a beautiful sanctuary and spend more quality time with the ones you love with some easy additions!

Home Ownership = Racial Equity

According to recent reports, a gap exists between Black and white homeownership rates of about 30% (60.8% for whites, 42% for Blacks). Nationwide, 43% of Black households can afford to buy the typical home compared to 63% of White households.

5 Simple Ways To Upgrade Your Work-From-Home Office

Many of us have had to pivot from a traditional office to a work-from-home set up this year, and while there can be advantages to working from home, having a dedicated space for work can feel impossible to create. Luckily, just a few simple and affordable upgrades can improve your work-from-home experience dramatically, helping to improve both your productivity and happiness!

Health Begins At Home: How To Improve Your Indoor Air Quality

We’re all going to continue to do everything we can this winter to keep our families healthy, and that includes making sure our indoor air is free from pollutants and harmful molecules. From filters to UV light, small units to whole-home systems here’s vital information about your home’s air quality.

Home Upgrade Guide: DIY Project Or Call A Pro?

It can often be challenging for homeowners to draw the line between projects they can do themselves and ones meant for the pros. Check out our guide to home upgrades, and learn what you can easily handle yourself versus when to call an expert.

Make Your Home Safer With These Tips

Safety is every homeowner’s top priority, and here are ten tips to keep your home and family safe.

When to Replace Large Appliances: Tips And Tricks Every Homeowner Should Know

As a homeowner, you’ve probably wondered which of your appliances are worth replacing - and when the best time is to replace them. Here are some quick tips on how to know when your appliances need an upgrade.

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Visit South Lake Union Community Center Online Open House

SPR and the design team from NBBJ have collected community feedback and are excited to share how the input has helped shape the schematic design, floor plan and programming spaces.

White House To Focus On New Vaccination Milestones As U.S. Is Expected To Miss July 4 Goal

"We've made tremendous progress in our vaccination efforts to date, and the ultimate goal has been to get America back to normal, as you said, and we're looking forward to doing that even here at the White House," press secretary Jen Psaki said this week.

Carl Nassib Of Las Vegas Raiders Is First Active NFL Player To Announce He Is Gay

"I just think that representation and visibility are so important," he said. "I actually hope that one day videos like this and the whole coming out process are just not necessary. But until then, I'm going to do my best and do my part to cultivate a culture that's accepting, that's compassionate."

Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah Turn 20

A spectacular feat of engineering, the man-made islands of Palm Jumeirah are 20 years old this year.

Canada To Ease Mandatory Quarantine On Some Arrivals

From just before midnight on July 5, Canadians and permanent residents who've received a full course of a coronavirus vaccine accepted by the government can leave isolation early of if they test negative for Covid on entry.