Recent Handyman Articles

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Tiny Home Repair

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 14, 2014

The tiny home movement of the last decade and a half is going strong. It holds a particular appeal for folks who want to reduce their environmental footprint, are interested in saving...

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7 Do’s & Don’ts to Combat Kitchen Germs

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 06, 2014

The kitchen is the heart of the home, the place where your family and guests most love to congregate. Unfortunately, due to its combination of food prep, warm temperatures, and moisture,...

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9 Steps for Green Back-to-School Preparation

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jul 31, 2014

As you get ready to send your kids back to school, why not take the opportunity to educate them about safeguarding our planet’s environment? Reuse any school supplies you might...

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Handyman for Rental Building Maintenance

Posted by Glenda Taylor | Apr 03, 2014

Owning a rental property is a mixed blessing. If you play your cards right, you stand to make a tidy profit on your investment. Being a successful landlord, however, is a multi-faceted...

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Hiring a Handyman to Fix a Door

Posted by Anna Hill | Mar 31, 2014

A handyman -- sometimes called a contractor or handyperson -- is a person whom you can hire to perform small home repair jobs in and around your property; typically, they work on...