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Local Los Angeles, CA Home Improvement Tips, Trends, and Hiring How-tos

Don't Pack These Household Items When You Move

Certain household items should not be packed with your other belongings and some shouldn't be packed at all. Moving tips to avoid surprises when relocating.
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Prepare Your Home for a Successful Open House

Tackle prepping for an open house and moving day in one sweep with this room-by-room checklist, which will help you get a good price for your home.
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Why Is My Water Pressure Low?

Low water pressure is frustrating, and a number of issues could be to blame, including leaks, buildup in pipes, closed valves, high demand, or broken pressure regulators. Here’s how to determine why you have low water pressure and how to fix it.
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Why Does My Electrical Outlet Spark?

While sparks can sometimes be normal, outlets sparking from short circuits, water exposure, or age could cause an electrical fire. Here are some common reasons why electrical outlets spark, along with how to spot dangerous sparks.
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Prevent Liquefaction from Damaging Your Property

Normally caused by earthquakes, liquefaction is when water and sediments creep into soil, causing it to lose its strength. Learn how to protect your property.
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Everything You Need to Know About Fascia and Soffit Repair

The fascia and the soffit are two of the most important parts of the roof. Keep reading to understand how they contribute to the overall structure of your home and common issues with each that could require a DIY repair or professional maintenance.
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Use Pavers to Conserve Water

In areas prone to drought, permeable pavers, Turfstone, and drought-tolerant plants are great low-water landscaping options. Learn about how pavers work.
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How Many Moving Boxes Do I Need?

It's one of the most common questions movers get asked. Learn how to estimate the amount of moving boxes you will need based on the size of your house.
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Why Installing Pavers Over Concrete Is a Bad Idea

Installing pavers makes for beautiful driveways, patios, pool decks or walkways. But it's not as simple as installing the pavers over existing concrete.
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Is Plumbing a New Bathroom Difficult?

A highly rated plumber talks about whether homeowners should add on a new bathroom, the best places in a home to add one and what plumbing a new bathroom takes.
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What To Do If Your Toilet Overflows

An overflowing toilet in your bathroom can lead to big problems if you don't address it right away. Know how to remedy the situation until a plumber arrives.
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How to Fix the Spray Hose on Your Kitchen Sink

The kitchen sink sprayer is a handy tool for cleaning dishes and the sink itself, but it doesn’t get used a lot, so it’s prone to drying out and leaking. Luckily, you can try this easy fix on your own or have a professional help you replace it.
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What Is the Best Way to Clean Blinds?

Wondering how to dust your blinds? The cleaning method depends on blind type. Read how to dust vertical blinds, Venetian blinds, wood blinds and mini blinds.
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6 Methods for Paying Contractors and How They Compare

There are so many options for paying contractors that it can be tricky to choose. Whether you choose cash, apps, or checks, there are ways to go about it safely and easily. From payment methods to payment terms, we’ve got your breakdown.
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How to Avoid Painful Pedicures: Know the Health Risks

A pedicure gone wrong can lead to fungal or bacterial foot infections, so make sure you know how to choose a clean, reputable nail salon.