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West Nile Prevention

July 15, 2014
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Residents in Northern Virginia are learning the disturbing news that the West Nile Virus has been found in local mosquitoes. In a panic, many residents are scrambling to take measures to protect themselves from the deadly disease. West Nile virus is a mosquito-borne zoonotic arbovirus belonging to the genus Flavivirus in the family Flaviviridae....
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Got a Question? We’ve Got an Answer

July 10, 2014
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Got a Question? We’ve Got an Answer

  Each day, we receive a few messages on our Facebook page from our friends looking for advice on home repairs. Many of the questions we receive might be ones you the reader have wondered about. The questions represent some of the most common...
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Hard Water in Your Home

July 8, 2014
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Hard Water in Your Home

In the past, we have discussed the benefits of a whole home filtration system and how it protects against contaminants in tap water. Removing things like lead, cooper and chlorine can be extremely beneficial to you and your family’s health; But what about the...
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Breaking and Entering – HVAC?

June 27, 2014
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Breaking and Entering – HVAC?

  Besides your car, what’s the most expensive item you have that is unsecured and outside your home? If you guessed your grill, patio set or lawn mower, more than likely you guessed wrong. Your homes HVAC system probably cost more than all three...
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Don’t Get Beat by the Heat

June 21, 2014
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Don’t Get Beat by the Heat

  In the D.C. metro area, we are no strangers to high temperatures and many times it’s our familiarity that can get us in trouble. Being veterans of the heat, we sometimes assume we don’t need to hydrate or that spending an extra hour...
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