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Properly Packaging Books For Shipment To Your New Home

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When someone does not have a lot of items to move, they often use a shipping service rather than hiring a moving truck to go a long distance. If you are moving across the country and you plan on shipping your items, you may wonder how to package books so they arrive intact. Here are some tips you can use to make sure your book collection arrives in the best of shape. Determine Cost First…

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Four Facts You Should Know Before Dealing With Asbestos In Home Renovations

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If you are planning on renovating your home, there are many hazardous materials you may run into, such as lead and asbestos. There may be asbestos-containing materials that you are aware of and others that you find through the renovation process. Knowing how to deal with these problems can help you stay safe while you renovate your home. Here are some tips to help you deal with the asbestos you find during renovation projects:…

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Construction Issues That Reduce Life Expectancy Of Asphalt Shingles

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Don’t just rely on the quality of asphalt shingles if you want to have a long-lasting roof. Even the manner of the roof’s construction will affect the longevity of your roof. Here is a brief look at how aspects of construction affect asphalt shingle longevity: Slope of the Roof Asphalt shingles are best installed on roofs with slopes of at least 2:12. This means a vertical change of two units for every horizontal change of 12 units.…

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