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  • 3 Questions To Ask When Choosing A Propane Provider


    Many homes today rely on propane to heat their home and run their appliances. For some, it is the only choice. When you live in the country, you often aren't able to get natural gas lines ran to your property. However, they might not be sure how to choose a provider. With so many different options on the market, it can be confusing. To help you make an informed decision and choose a good propane provider, here are three questions you might want to ask.
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  • Repurposing Old Dumpsters: An Eco-Friendly Option For Sanitation Companies


    If you own or manage a sanitation company that rents roll-off dumpsters, you may be left with a collection of old metal dumpsters that you no longer use when you upgrade your inventory. Read on to learn a solution that may make you some money on your old dumpsters, while saving the environment from having them junked. The Theory Old metal dumpsters, both large and small, can be beautifully repurposed into swimming pools.
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  • Decrease Waste At Home: Here's How


    Have you ever noticed how much trash we accumulate even on a daily basis? It's maddening to think about how much unnecessary waste we all generate. And what about the harsh chemicals and pollutants we inadvertently add to our environment? The good news is there are small changes you and your family can make to decrease the amount of garbage and waste going to landfills every day. Check out these easy-to-implement tips to create a more waste-free lifestyle.
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  • 3 Everyday Nuclear Shielding Tips


    Cancer is a serious threat in today's society, with new instances reported in about 450 per every 100,000 people each year. Since these numbers are on the rise, you need to protect yourself. There are everyday instances that expose you to radiation, so you'll need to employ some nuclear shielding techniques to lower your risks. If you want to empower yourself with the best nuclear shielding tips possible, follow the steps below. 
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  • Two Fun Projects For Re-Using Aluminum Cans


    Aluminum is a popular metal that's widely used for consumer products and more. If you're looking for a way to recycle more aluminum, there are many options. Your local neighborhood may have a scrap metal recycling center that will pick up aluminum. Sometimes, they even pay for it. But, if you want to make something useful from your aluminum cans, here's a look at two fun projects you can consider this weekend.
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  • Optimizing Your Solar Panel Installation


    While it's possible for virtually any house to benefit from solar panels, the right installation can make a huge difference in how much power they generate. While some of the factors affecting power generation are beyond a homeowner's control, there are several factors which you have complete control over. Once you know what these factors are and how they affect power production, taking steps to address them will make sense on both a financial and an environmental level.
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  • Have A Stream Or Wetlands On Your Property? Use These Tips To Protect And Preserve The Area


    If you have a stream or wetlands on your property, you may enjoy the view but not realize that you can do something to make sure that the area is not damaged. However, there are specific steps you can take to protect and preserve the wetlands that exist. Here are some things you can do. Create a Buffer One of the best things you can do if you have a stream or wetlands near your home is create a vegetation buffer.
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  • 4 Potential Reasons Why There Are Mice In Your Kitchen


    If you have recently come across mouse droppings, chewed-up food containers or other signs of mice in your kitchen -- or if you have seen one of these critters scurrying across your floor -- then you are probably wondering why these pests have decided to take up residence in your home. There are a few different things that can cause mice to make themselves at home in your kitchen, so make sure that you aren't making these mistakes if you want to help keep these critters at bay.
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  • Your Questions About Residential Water Filters Answers


    Water is one of the most essential substances for life, and it should be no surprise that modern homes are equipped with sophisticated systems that are designed to ensure the home has access to clean drinking water. Unfortunately, there are some communities that have water purity problems, and this can lead to your tap water having a foul taste. While water filters can correct these issues, many new homeowners may not be very familiar with them, and this may lead them to needing a couple of routine questions answered before deciding whether to install these devices.
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  • 4 Summer-Fun Activities To Harness The Sun's Energy


    Solar energy is a natural resource that's accessible to everyone. It's good for people and good for the environment too. What better time to utilize the sun's rays than in the summer? Here are four easy and natural ways to harness the sun's energy in your everyday life: 1. Make sun tea. Sun tea is the perfect treat for hot summer days because it's easy and inexpensive. To make sun tea, put five tea bags of your favorite tea in a pitcher, and then fill it full of cool water.
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