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How to Buy Flooring on a Budget

by on 07/01/2015 - 04:47 pm
Categories: Décor & Lighting, Kitchen & Bath

Monica Guhde and Shawn Rosa know what homeowners are thinking about when they walk into the Guhde Flooring America showroom—money.
Everyone wants to get a good deal, and for good reason, flooring is often the third most expensive purchase a homeowner makes. When shopping for flooring, it’s important that somewhere along the buying process, there’s an expert in your corner explaining the important differences in features, quality, and price.
No matter where you shop, there will be laminate options under $1 per square foot, and hardwood options over $10 per square foot. Finding the sweet spot for you and your budget is the tricky part, and it’s easy to be convinced by ...

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Dear Downstairs Neighbor (Or Why I We...

by on 06/19/2015 - 11:28 am
Categories: Building & Remodeling, Décor & Lighting, Energy Savings, Garage/Basement/Storage, Home Exteriors, Home Technology, Kitchen & Bath, Lawn & Garden, Windows & Doors

By Max Klein
Lifestyle Writer & Misunderstood Attic Dweller
Upstairs neighbors are the worst. They're the faceless monster that takes joy in creating creaks and thumps. They're the ne'er-do-well that seems to coordinate their furniture moving schedule with your sleep schedule. They're the villain of apartment living.
I have a confession to make. I am the upstairs neighbor. I just might be your upstairs neighbor.

Dear Downstairs Neighbor,
I am an adult human being that weighs more than 100 pounds, and if your griping is to be believed, your ceiling/my floor is composed of cardboard imbued with special powers to make it whatever the opposite of noise-cancelling is. Sadly, I don't mo ...

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The Family At Franciscus Incorporated

by on 06/17/2015 - 03:54 pm
Categories: Garage/Basement/Storage, Home Exteriors, Windows & Doors

What started as a family business in 1991 is still a family business, 24 years later. Franciscus Incorporated has grown in numbers, added another location, and expanded their list of offerings, but priorities haven't changed.
You hear it when you talk to owner Lee Franciscus, and you hear it when you talk to the newest hires.
"This was started as a family venture."
"We want to give everyone time to be with their family."
"In my free time, I hike with my kids."

Power Washing Gets You More Than Clean

by on 06/03/2015 - 04:21 pm
Categories: Building & Remodeling, Home Exteriors

By Michael Palubiak
Owner, Perfect Power Wash
Maintaining a building’s exterior is just one of the many benefits of regular power washing. And with the weather extremes we experience in Northeast Ohio, be sure to put power washing on your residential or commercial building’s yearly maintenance to-do list.
Over time, the trees, sun, wind, snow, and rain can do a number on a building’s exterior. From the roof to the foundation, dirt, debris, mold, and mildew can collect on the siding and in the gutters and downspouts causing extensive damage.
A yearly cleaning, or twice yearly depending on the location of your home or building, can help you avoid unnecessary and costly re ...

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