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A Community Gets Really Smart About Water Conservation
Lots of people these days are getting really smart about water usage. It’s partly because of the news we hear on a regular basis from drought-stricken areas of the country. Many areas — places like California, for example — are… Read More
4-Step Approach to Improving Your Garage and Basement Storage
Year after year it’s the same ole problem, admit it, Christmas has come and gone and now its a new year … both your garage and your basement are cluttered-up messes. That’s the case, at least, if you’re like the… Read More
7 Habits You Might Have That Could Cause a House Fire
Over the years, we’ve made great progress in reducing the occurrence of home fires. According to the National Fire Protection Association, home fires today occur at only about half the rate that they occurred in 1980. That’s the good news…. Read More
Is Your Car Ready for Winter?
Wintertime. The season of snow, ice, and bone-chilling temperatures. Ready or not, it’s here again. But is your car ready for winter? It’s worth making sure. Because while getting stranded on the roadside is bad at any time of the… Read More
The Boom In Purchasing LED Lights for Landscape Lighting is Huge. But it Won’t Last Long.
As you may know, we’re huge proponents here at TLC Inc. of using LED bulbs in landscape lighting systems. It’s not exactly a radical position to take; LED bulbs are far superior to the old incandescent bulbs in just about… Read More
Take a Break From Dog Days Humidity By Planning for Winter 2015
Right now we’re slogging through the humid, sticky dog days of summer. Want to take a mental break from that summertime slog? Why not do a little long-range planning? After all – though it seems hard to believe in this… Read More
It’s Time to Celebrate Soft-Serve Ice Cream!
In case you didn’t know, August 19 has been designated as National Soft-Serve Ice Cream Day. Hurray! I think you’ll agree that it’s always a good thing to have an excuse to chow down on more ice cream. And soft-serve… Read More
Keep Your Fireplace Fire in its Place
When the weather outside is frightful, a cheery fire roaring in the fireplace can indeed be delightful. That’s why home fireplaces are so popular. And while it’s true that the average fireplace is more about aesthetics than energy efficiency, that’s… Read More
How’s Your Lawn Doing Under That Blanket of Snow?
It happens every single year: the lush emerald-green of your lawn fades to a feeble brown as Jack Frost slips into town for an extended stay. Before you know it, even the autumn-brown of your lawn is obscured under a… Read More