Jun 9, 2017

Top 5 Summer Disasters

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Summer is often thought of as a more mellow time of year, where the weather is more relaxed, and we’re able to enjoy the outdoors more. In reality, there are multiple weather-related disasters that can cause severe damage to your home in this season. Here are the top 5 most common summer disasters. Hurricanes Hurricane

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May 23, 2017

5 Common Summer Plumbing Issues

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Summer is a time when we are out and about enjoying the weather more than the cold months. With this time can come some increased use of your household appliances that can lead to issues if not taken care of. Here are the most common issues with plumbing that can come in the summer and

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Apr 20, 2017

Pollen: Reducing the Effects on your Home

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Spring is fully underway, and with it comes showers, flowers, and the lovely abundance of pollen. While there is much to enjoy about this season, pollen is often a hindrance to the pleasure for a plethora of people. In order to maximize everyone’s experience, here are a few tips to minimize the effects of this

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Mar 25, 2017

Troubleshooting Low Water Pressure

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If you’ve owned or even rented a home for very long,  you’ve probably run into the problem of low water pressure at some point. While often times the problem is an easy fix, it is important to assess the issue quickly to prevent the problem from escalating into something worse. We thought it would be a good

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Feb 25, 2017

Winter Repairs Update

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If you’ve been in Oregon the past few months, you know Central Oregon has had the most snow in one season in more than twenty years. Due to the out-of-the-ordinary conditions, many buildings throughout the area have experienced significant damage. School gymnasiums have collapsed, food market ceilings have crumbled, and homes have been victim to leaks,

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Jan 11, 2017

A Brief Guide for Home Buyers

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New Year New Me! Many of you may be thinking “Hey, 2017 is the year I make the transition from renter to homeowner!” As every homeowner can tell you, this big step comes with a lot of responsibility that one must be prepared for. There’s no longer going to be a landlord you can rely

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Dec 15, 2016

Cause/Prevention of Common Holiday Home Disasters

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Top Disasters That Can Hit Your Home While On Vacation Holiday season is a time of community and enjoyment. Traveling this time of the year is on its peak. If your leaving home, be sure to to the below preventatives precautions to minimize your chance for a home disaster while out and about. House Fire

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Nov 1, 2016

Turkey Day: Safety First; Then Family

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The weather is getting cooler, the homes are getting warmer, and the families are coming together. You know what this means, it’s the holiday season! As the weather changes and Thanksgiving approaches, it’s important to remember to take the correct safety precautions to protect yourself from any unexpected issues and to ensure an enjoyable and

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Oct 1, 2016

Protect Yourself From Electrical Fires This Holiday Season

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Happy October! As we enter into the cold weather and holiday season, we must remember that safety is of utmost importance. Few things can ruin a holiday season faster than an unforeseen disaster. One of the most common disasters that occur during this season is an electrical fire. Here are a few nationwide statistics about

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Sep 1, 2016

Bend’s Beautiful Snow History

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Living in the high desert has its benefits. You get to enjoy the beauty of four seasons in all kinds of different terrain. Whether it be the mountains, lakes, valleys, or rivers, Central Oregon is able to offer us a vast, fluctuating playground to appreciate. While these perks are gratifying, they come with a dangerous

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