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Do Home Warranties Cover Pools? Plus! Tips to Winterize Your Pool the Right Way
Winterization is all about protecting your pool. Leaving a pool open all year will depend on where you live, but if you expect freezing temps, snow, or sleet, closing the pool during the cold months is the best idea. Follow these tips to close yours!Read More
Solutions to Keep Your Home Mold-Free, Plus! Mold Health Risks Every Homeowner Should Know
As a homeowner, chances are you’ve come face-to-face with mold more than once. It can be easy enough to clean-up mold in a concentrated area like a bathroom, but what about a whole house after a hurricane? Read on for our top tips and precautions.Read More
Going Green 101: What Homeowners Need to Know to Reduce Energy Consumption
One way to lower energy consumption at home is to incorporate greener and more energy efficient habits and practices. Some tips are simple, while others require a bit of effort and a possible investment. Read on to get the inside scoop on going green.Read More
Duct Tape: Cure-All or Band-Aid for Homeowners & Home Repairs?
Waterproof “like a duck” and made with cotton “duck” fabric, duct tape was made in response to soldiers' needs during World War II to protect ammo during shipping. It's tough stuff, but should we be using it on our homes?Read More
HVAC Maintenance Checklist | HVAC Preventative Maintenance
Understanding the value of a home service contract also depends on the value of your home’s hardworking appliances, like the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) unit. This is why a well-insulated home is of utmost importance.Read More
Kitchen Appliances: Where to Buy Them, the Best Brands and How to Protect Them
A house wouldn’t be a home without a kitchen. And the kitchen wouldn’t be a kitchen without the appliances in it, which is why protecting the kitchen—and the investment of kitchen appliances—matters.Read More
The True Cost of Home Ownership: Do You Have Your Numbers Right?
Before you grab up the keys to a new home, make sure you have your numbers right. Being prepared is step one in homeownership, which is why we always encourage people to compare quotes and get the numbers straight before jumping in.Read More
State Licensing Standards: A Guide for Homeowners
Most home service contract customers do not think about state licensing standards or who to turn to until they have a serious issue with their home service contract company. To equip consumers, we have compiled a list of regulating authorities, by state.Read More
Is Your Refrigerator Running…On Freon?
With record-high temperatures being reported across the U.S., your refrigerator is working overtime to keep everything at the same cool temperature you expect it to be. But, what is your refrigerator running on?Read More
Homeowner's Guide 2017
A complete guide for homeowners – from preparing financially, to providing maintenance tips for today's savvy homeowner. Here's how to plan for service repairs and replacements to avoid wasting time and money.Read More