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Enhancing Outdoor Living Areas for Summer Fun

We’ve put together a list of summertime home improvement and maintenance tasks to enhance your outdoor living areas, providing enjoyment for the family and adding long-term value to your home.

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Misting system mounted on shade arbor.

Using Water Misters to Keep Cool Outdoors in Summer

Installing a DIY misting system, misting umbrella, or misting fan on your deck or patio is a great way to keep cool on a hot summer day. Watch this video to find out more.

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Well maintained house in summer.

Summer Home Maintenance To-Do List

Summer’s in full swing, and with it come summer storms, heat, humidity, and air conditioning bills! This is a great time to take advantage of the warm weather to get your house in shape and running smoothly. Read on to find out how.

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Keeping Your House Cool During Hot Summer Weather

Watch this video for tips on how to keep your house cool during summer heat, including using paddle fans, installing attic exhaust vents, applying window film, and more.

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Living room with sunny windows and paddle ceiling fan.

How to Keep Your House Cool During a Heat Wave

If you’re having problems staying cool during the heat wave this summer, we’ve got some quick and affordable tips to help you reduce the heat in your home and allow your air conditioner to run more efficiently. Read on to find out more.

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Summer Lawn Care Guide

If spring lawn care is about getting your lawn healthy and green, summer lawn care is about KEEPING it healthy while temperatures soar and rainfall becomes a fleeting memory.

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Grass turning brown from drought.

How to Cope with Drought in Your Yard

Drought can be devastating to your lawn, trees, shrubs, and garden. Here are some tips for dealing with drought in your lawn and garden. Watch this video to find out more.

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Lawn and Garden Tips to Beat the Summer Heat

When the mercury soars, most gardens and gardeners start to droop and begin to look a bit beaten down. While your plants may benefit from a little TLC, some garden chores are best left for cooler weather. Read on to find out how to see your garden safely through a summer heat wave.

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