Tag: home maintenance

How To Properly Maintain Door Locks

Door locks are an essential part of home security, and as such, they are a component that should not be overlooked by homeowners. Locks, such as latch bolts and deadbolts, sometimes add an aesthetic appeal to homes, but they also increase home security.


This is not an easy task to live up to, so it is important for door locks to be durable and strong. This strength is measured against how well they stand up against the test of time as more

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Home Inspection for upkeep

Name: Sonia

City: Warren, MI

Question: My husband and I bought a house in 2006.  He’s not the most handy person, but I want to make sure the house is maintained properly. Do you guys know a trustworthy person that could help us inspect the house periodically and help us identify/fix things that need to be corrected, updated, or simply maintained?  I only know of the obvious A/C and furnace maintenance and sprinkler winterization.  However, I’m concerned about potential issues of which more

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Name: Amy City: Lenox

Question: I am the office manager of a manufactured housing community. I need to find a company to inspect and clean fireplaces and chimneys of our homes. Any recommendations?

Answer: Thank you for listening and for your great comments – we appreciate you! It is a good thing to be concerned about getting those chimneys cleaned on a regular basis. Our best recommendation for this type of service is KC Masonry. You can reach them at 877-m-a-s-o-n-r-y (627-6679).

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