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Avoid Calling a Chico Plumber with These 5 Tips for Clear Drains

[fa icon="calendar'] July 5, 2018 at 9:39 AM / by Home Services Expert

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If your drains aren't properly taken care of you'll most likely experience quite a few clogs in the future. You might be able to fix most of them, but some will end up requiring a Chico Plumber to take care of it.

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Remodeling to Get Your Dream Kitchen and Bathroom

[fa icon="calendar'] June 25, 2018 at 4:18 PM / by Home Services Expert

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Two of the most popular locations to remodel in a home are the kitchen and bathroom. This is no surprise, since the kitchen is often the gathering place for friends and family and the bathroom is one of the most used rooms in the house. If you are considering remodeling to get your dream kitchen or bathroom, you'll want to read on!

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Common Toilet Problems - Easy Fix or is a Chico Plumber Needed?

[fa icon="calendar'] June 6, 2018 at 4:25 PM / by Home Services Expert

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Nothing ruins the day faster than when you realize that your toilet isn’t working the way it should. The question is: can you fix it yourself or do you need to call a Chico plumber

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Ready, Set, Paint! A Beginner’s Guide to Interior Home Painting

[fa icon="calendar'] May 17, 2018 at 11:36 AM / by Home Services Expert

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So, you’re about to paint one or more rooms inside your home? Great! Home painting can be an ideal way to modernize, add charm and character, brighten or darken, and freshen up a room with relatively little cost. Before you get the brush out and start painting, you may want to stop and read some advice we’ve compiled here at Experts In Your Home. While we provide home painting services, we also cheer on and help inform DIY home projects that you decide to tackle yourself.

To Start, here are some tips we always give regarding painting…then we’ll talk about prep work, primers, choosing colors, and give some very helpful application tips.

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Be Your Own Chico Plumber: Find the Cause and Fix Your Leaky Faucet

[fa icon="calendar'] May 2, 2018 at 2:09 PM / by Home Services Expert

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Calling a Chico plumber is always a good idea when you find big problems in your plumbing or you aren’t comfortable with fixing the problem on your own.

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25 Simple Things You Can Do to Prolong the Life of Your Plumbing

[fa icon="calendar'] April 17, 2018 at 8:31 AM / by Home Services Expert

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You may want to grab a calculator. But you'll probably get the idea even without it.

If you brushed your teeth this morning, you probably used 2 gallons of water. Afterward, if you took a shower, you used as much as 5 gallons per minute (though nobody was timing you). Still, that's better than filling a bathtub, which requires about 36 gallons of water.

If you washed the dinner dishes by hand, you probably used between 8 and 27 gallons of water. This may sound like a lot because it is – and it's also why energy advocates recommend using the dishwasher instead. It uses only between 6 and 16 gallons.

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Leaky Shower Head Problems You or a Chico Plumber Can Fix

[fa icon="calendar'] April 5, 2018 at 8:11 AM / by Home Services Expert

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Let’s face it, a leaky shower head is more than just a little annoying. The constant drip drip drip can be heard throughout the house and you’ve reached your limit. While you know you need to do something about it before you start to go crazy, you also know that you are not a plumber.

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Common Dishwasher Problems That Can Be Fixed by Your Chico Plumber

[fa icon="calendar'] March 26, 2018 at 2:33 PM / by Home Services Expert

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There are two main appliances within a home that are loved by everyone. The first one being the washer and dryer. Not only does it make everyone’s life easier by not having to leave the house to do laundry, but your clothes smell wonderful afterwards.

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Electrical Safety Tips for Your Home

[fa icon="calendar'] March 16, 2018 at 2:30 PM / by Home Services Expert

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There's no more important thing to think about for your home than the safety of you and your loved ones. When it comes to electrical safety, you shouldn't mess around. Electrical safety hazards can be potentially life threatening, but the good news is that with proper precautions you can reduce any risk of electrical shock and keep you and your family safe. 

At Experts In Your Home, our Chico electricians are only a phone call away if you have questions or would like to have us inspect your home for electrical dangers. In the meantime, here are some tips for electrical safety in your home:

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Why Your Heating System Thermostat Set at 68, Won't Heat Above 65.

[fa icon="calendar'] March 5, 2018 at 1:48 PM / by Home Services Expert

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“Is it cold in here or is it just me?” You may have asked this question enough times in the last few days that you find yourself having to double check what you set your thermostat to. Yet, no matter how many times you double check, you find that you did set it above 68 degrees and it sadly isn’t getting any warmer than 65 degrees.

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