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A Look Back: Popular Blog Posts in 2018 from Experts In Your Home

[fa icon="calendar'] December 12, 2018 at 10:09 AM / by Home Services Expert

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It’s been a busy year at Experts In Your Home, and it’s hard to believe that 2019 is just around the corner. We offer tips regularly to help you as a homeowner, knowing that these tips may come in handy when you read them or in the future.

We’ve compiled a list of some of our most widely read blog posts throughout the past year, and we hope this helps you keep your home well maintained no matter the season. When it comes to home maintenance, Experts In Your Home knows we’re all better off when we pay attention and keep a close eye on things.

 

Here are some of our most widely read blog posts over the last year…

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Holiday Home Guide: Is Your Home Ready for the Holidays?

[fa icon="calendar'] November 29, 2018 at 12:06 PM / by Home Services Expert

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The holiday season is upon us, and at Experts In Your Home we know that you have many things to prepare for and not quite enough time for it all. In light of that we have compiled this list of things to get you thinking about whether or not your home is ready for holiday guests.  

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Common Flushing Questions No One Wants to Ask

[fa icon="calendar'] November 19, 2018 at 4:33 PM / by Home Services Expert

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When you search in Google “common toilet questions” all that comes up are the common issues that people have with their toilet or ways to fix your toilet.

What happens if you just want to know the answer to some of the majorly debated questions such as: if it’s yellow do you really let it mellow or is it gross to flush with the toilet seat up? We have you covered with the flushing questions that range from basic etiquette to flushing fixes.

 

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9 Frequently Asked Questions About Home Plumbing

[fa icon="calendar'] October 31, 2018 at 9:50 AM / by Home Services Expert

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When it comes to your home plumbing, you probably never give it a second thought until you are forced to due to something not working right. Plumbing issues can range from seemingly minor problems to major emergencies that can't wait to be fixed. All in all, it's best to be ready for whatever may come your way and to take a preventative angle and an emergency preparedness angle. That's why we've created this guide to 9 frequently asked plumbing related questions and their answers. 

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5 Things to Know About Water Softeners

[fa icon="calendar'] October 19, 2018 at 11:23 AM / by Home Services Expert

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If you’re a new, current or seasoned homeowner you’ve probably heard about water softeners. But what are they, do they really work, and do you actually need them? Here’s what the Experts say:

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Here's What You Need to Know about Home Heating Systems

[fa icon="calendar'] September 28, 2018 at 2:26 PM / by Home Services Expert

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Annual Maintenance is Important

It’s that pivotal time of year when your annual heating system service call is on your mind – or at least should be. This service call, which is also referred to as a furnace tune-up, is a safe and smart move that definitely pays off in the long run. But are you wondering if it's really necessary?

Skepticism can be healthy, so here’s an explanation of why an annual heating system service really is necessary.

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All You Need To Know About Your Garbage Disposal

[fa icon="calendar'] September 17, 2018 at 2:56 PM / by Home Services Expert

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Did you know that your garbage disposal is one of the most used small appliances in your kitchen?Yet, do you really know much about the little appliance you use at least once a day if not more?  

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How to Have Sparkling Clean Floors & Outdoor Walkways

[fa icon="calendar'] September 5, 2018 at 4:08 PM / by Home Services Expert

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When it comes to your floors and outdoor walkways, keeping them clean can make a big difference in the presentation of your home. More importantly, sparkling clean floors and walkways can help you enjoy your home more and can even help your flooring surfaces last longer. In this blog post we're going to cover tile floors, wood floors, carpet, and outdoor patios and sidewalks. 

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Check Outside Drains for Clogs if You See Any of These Signs

[fa icon="calendar'] August 16, 2018 at 3:18 PM / by Home Services Expert

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Did you know that keeping your outside drains (including your sewer) clear is just as important as keeping your inside drains and pipes clear? Having a blocked outside drain or sewer can only lead to a disaster for your entire indoor plumbing system.

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The Ultimate Guide to Choosing and Caring for Wood Floors

[fa icon="calendar'] July 31, 2018 at 3:20 PM / by Home Services Expert

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It's a safe bet: if the average Chico homeowner were handed a blank check from their favorite home improvement center, he or she would redeem it for new wood floors.

More than any other home amenity, wood flooring conveys warmth, style and easy elegance and complements modern décor as surely as it does homes with traditional furnishings.

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