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Insulating Your Manufactured Home: Why and How

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When you purchase a manufactured home, you usually think that it is properly insulated for your needs. But especially in older manufactured homes, there are additional energy-saving measures that can help save you money in heating and cooling costs every year.  Why Use Blow-in Insulation in Your Attic? Typically, manufactured homes don’t have a lot of space in the attic. That makes them easier to build and to transport from the factory.…

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How To Replace Filing Cabinet Locks

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Even in an electronic age, filing cabinets are still used to store important documents. When the locks get damaged or you lose a key, you do not have to throw the whole cabinet away. It is also a good idea to replace filing cabinet locks every so often for security reasons. Here are some tips on replacing filing cabinet locks. Tools you need for this project include a screw driver, needle-nose pliers, drill, wrench, goggles, and replacement lock.…

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How To Seal Granite Tiles

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There are many tiles that require virtually no maintenance. Ceramic tiles, for instance, never need to be sealed because they are waterproof. They are made with a thin glaze that protects the tile from scratches and water damage. However, many people do not like the shiny look of ceramic tiles. If you prefer the more muted, Earthy look of natural stones, you should consider investing in granite tiles. This article will explain how to seal the grout and tile, so you granite tile floors can look great and last a long time.…

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