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The Happy Home

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Exterior Medics Partnered With Luke’s Wings to Bring Soldiers Home

Mark Watson, January 18
Exterior Medics had the amazing opportunity to help veterans in need, thanks to Luke’s Wings. Luke’s Wings No Soldierfalse

How to Keep the Heat in Your Home Just Right

Mark Watson, January 16
Do you find yourself constantly feeling either too cold or too warm? Are you unsure of what the right balance isfalse

Start 2019 Off Right With These 5 Home Exterior Refreshes

Joe LeVecchi, January 2
There's never a better time than the new year to give your home a miniature facelift with easy to do exterior refreshesfalse

8 Items for Your Winter Home Maintenance Checklist

Joe LeVecchi, December 17
When the weather outside turns frightful, is your home ready for the onslaught of cold air? Prepping your home for thefalse

How to Prep Your Kitchen for Holiday Baking Success

Mark Watson, December 10
It's baking season! Once the holidays hit, it's time to get the apron on. But baking can be a lot of work, especiallyfalse

Deck the Yard: Ideas for Elegant Outdoor Holiday Decor

Mark Watson, December 3
Welcoming guests into your home is one of the best parts of the winter season. Work tends to slow down for many peoplefalse

Clear Your Yard: How to Compost Leaves

Mark Watson, November 26
With the arrival of autumn also comes the arrival of piles of leaves on your front lawn. Although the color change andfalse

Thanksgiving Safety Tips for Homeowners

Mark Watson, November 19
Thanksgiving is a busy day, full of lots of food and lots of people bustling around. Whether you’re home or away, thefalse

9 Tips for Hosting Overnight Guests for the Holidays

Joe LeVecchi, November 12
Don't wait until last minute! With the holiday season comes the holiday guests—last year, 40% of Americans traveledfalse

Festive Outdoor Fall Decor: Improve Your Curb Appeal

Joe LeVecchi, November 5
Autumn is one of the most anticipated seasons for many reasons. The heat of the summer dissipates and brings cool,false