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  • What's That Smell?
    What’s That Smell?

    What’s that smell? Do you need to upgrade your irrigation system? Is there an unidentifiable smell in your house? Need to make your space more relaxing? Missed our live show? Don’t worry! Because we have a podcast...

    • Posted June 20, 2020
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  • smoke detector
    Safety: Smoke Detectors

    Here are some statistics that may shock you. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), “U.S. fire departments responded to an estimated 1,240,000 fires. These fires resulted in 3,240 civilian fire fatalities, 15,925 civilian fire injuries...

    • Posted June 20, 2015
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  • fire place smoke
    Fireplace Heat Will Never Again Be Problematic

    Did you know that once the fire has started in the fireplace, the damper should be closed down as far as possible without causing smoke to back up into the room? This is done so that the...

    • Posted June 9, 2014
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  • Chimney Safety

    The military smoke screen was first used on this day in 1923 in a test off Cape Hatteras. It was undertaken to conceal ship and troop movements from enemy eyes. For land and sea battles, it works...

    • Posted March 25, 2014
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  • lighting a fireplace
    Burn Your Fireplace/Woodstove Cleanly and Efficiently

    Air pollution doesn’t come from just heavy industries and automobiles. It’s also produced from woodsmoke during the winter months. And the amount of these pollutants emitted into the night air is even greater if your wood is...

    • Posted February 8, 2014
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