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Looking to remodel your living room, bathroom, kitchen...your life? Or maybe you just need an interior designer to help you sort out the clutter and chaos of your house? Perhaps a maid service, landscaper, gutter guy or general contractor has advice on all of the above and more, to help you maintain what for most people is their biggest investment: their home.

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  • Different types of heating and air conditioning systems

    There are some home improvement projects you might be able to delay but when your heating system is not operating reliably, and temperatures are dipping from cool to cold, then it?s time to turn to a pro. If you?re looking to upgrade your heating and air conditioning, here are some important things to think about ahead of time.

  • How to prolong the life of your water heater

    If you?re like most savvy homeowners, one of your main goals is to maintain appliances as long as possible before the need to replace forces a new purchase.

  • 7 Holiday Home Security Tips

    It can be overwhelming to prepare your home for the holidays ? cleaning, setting up decorations, and getting ready company are all suddenly priorities. It?s easy for home security to get lost in the to-dos of holiday entertaining. The holidays, unfortunately, are also a prime time for home intrusions.

  • Tips for Holiday Fire Safety

    Before you plug in that extra string of holiday lights or connect your entire lighted village display to one outlet (leaving it looking like an octopus), you may want to follow some simple precautions to insure your holidays stay merry and bright.

  • How much does it cost to hire a handyman?

    Learn best practices and pricing for hiring a handyman.

The Home Services & Furnishings Library

7 Holiday Home Security Tips
Tips for Holiday Fire Safety
Different types of heating and air conditioning systems
How to prolong the life of your water heater
Thanksgiving 2015 Planning Guide
Gutter Cleaning and Gutter Guard Tips
Before & After: Renovations Unlimited Kitchen Remodel
Should I hire contractor to install holiday lighting?
Preparing your heating system for winter
Backup generators for a power outage
Your guide to attic insulation basics
How To Plan a Home Renovation Project
Flooring upgrades for the holidays
Fall room-by-room cleaning checklist
Step-by-step garage organization guide
A dog lover's guide to invisible fences
6 Kitchen Remodeling Trends for Fall
Tips on hiring a roofing company
Before & After: Mr. Roofer of Atlanta
9 Pool maintenance mistakes to avoid this summer
5 Ideas for organizing your home for back to school
What to Consider Before Painting a House Exterior
Before & After: C&M Residential Services
July Featured Reviews
Choosing the right Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning system
How to create an outdoor space for summer parties
June Featured Reviews
Kudzu's Summer To Do List
Protect Your Home During a Power Outage
Atlanta Termites and Pest Management
Before & After: Detail Cabinet
Before & After: Exovations
Before & After: Creating Space Inc., Basements
May Featured Reviews
Why Do AC Units Break?
21 Incredible Sunroom Designs
Georgia Planting Guide
Atlanta Storm Saver
Spring cleaning inspiration: 6 custom closet upgrades
How to avoid moving scams
Choosing the right fence for your home
How to fix a sinkhole on your property
How to prevent common roof problems
Moving Tips That Will Make Your Life Easier
Protect your Property from Tree Damage
Benefits of a Tankless Water Heater
Exterior house painting trends and tips
Atlanta Winter Weather Emergency Guide
What it costs to install a heat pump
Cost of Replacing Interior Doors

What it costs to unclog a toilet
Kitchen Design Trends for 2015
7 Clever Home Storage Tips
Love your kitchen: 7 kitchen upgrades That make a huge difference
How to store and organize your holiday decorations
Love your kitchen: 7 kitchen upgrades That make a huge difference
New Year's resolutions for your home
Energy saving household tips...
Totally unexpected interior flooring ideas
What does it cost to build a retaining wall?
5 ostentatious bathroom features you may actually be able to afford
Farmhouse kitchen sinks: amazing, beautiful and timeless
Love them or hate them? 12 cool and bizarre chandeliers
How much should I expect to pay for a ceiling fan installation?
Inspiration for beautiful outdoor lighting
Composting in 5 easy steps
The cost of professional fence installation
What to consider when you're remodeling
Gardening with vines
Tips for hiring a window cleaning professional
Remodel your home with these smart apps
5 beautiful and convenient perennials to bring new life to your yard or garden
Gardening tips to keep the animals at bay
Saltwater pool trends for 2015
Gardening Tips for Keeping Squirrels Away
Top 5 plumbing problems and how to prevent them
How yard drainage can save your property
5 unique places to use radiant heat flooring in your home
What to consider before you build a deck
Pro window cleaning makes homes sparkle
Spring pruning steps to tidy up your garden
Using pressure washing for successful cleaning
5 native plants for your Atlanta garden
5 Things you should never flush down the toilet unless you want to hire a plumber
Five deck cleaning and maintenance tips to make it last
Aeration saves your lawn from devastation
Paint color trends 2015
Infinity pool costs: What you may not know about this uncommon luxury
Five safety tips to help you avoid lawn mowing injuries
Lawn mower repair versus buying a replacement
Save time and money on irrigation system repairs
Landscaping around slopes in your yard
How to estimate air conditioner repair costs
Tips to prevent and treat mosquitoes near your home
Five common plumbing problems and how to prevent them
How to use grass clippings on your lawn
What you need to know about pesticides
Lawn diseases: How to spot five different culprits
Should you consider artificial turf for your home?
Cabinetry costs: custom versus prefab