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Baby Raccoons and Mom Rescued from Chimney

A family of raccoons was rescued from a home by local animal control and the Humane Society. The chimney caps will prevent future raccoon troubles, but this is a good reminder to check your flue before installing the cap! Lucky

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Choosing a Fireplace

A fireplace is a wonderful addition to any room, emitting heat, light and ambiance making for a toasty and welcoming atmosphere. If you are thinking of adding a fireplace to your home, you may be wondering type of fireplace is

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Fireplaces Add Thousands to Home Value

Fireplaces can add significant value to your home

A fireplace can add as much as $24,000 to the value of your home, according to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). The NAHB has developed a model that estimates the value of various features of a home. Using

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Mother’s Day Gifts Mom Will Love

Mother's Day Fireplace Gifts

Mother’s Day is next weekend! If your mother has a fireplace, here are Mother’s Day gifts mom will love. Give Mom a real treat this Mother’s Day with one of these gifts. 1. Hearth Crickets Hearth Crickets are a traditional

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