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Snow and Ice Removal Tips for Homeowners

While snow and ice look beautiful from inside your warm and cozy home, they can spell big trouble for homeowners if they’re allowed to accumulate.

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Your essential homeowner plumbing guide

From overflowing toilets to leaky pipes, plumbing problems can be tricky, messy, and complicated—but America’s Preferred Home Warranty (APHW) is here to help. Arming yourself with these easy… Read More

Maintaining your gas appliances and systems

With gas appliances come great responsibility. Okay—maybe not at superhero levels, but having gas appliances can be dangerous if they aren’t maintained properly. If you want to become the hero of… Read More

4 excellent ways to use your clothes dryer

Your clothes dryer can be useful for much more than just drying your clothes! Use these clothes dryer hacks to save yourself time, straighten things out in a pinch, and even help on the hygiene side… Read More

Tips for winter washing machine safety

Winter is the season of layers, including sweaters, coats, scarves, and gloves. When laundry day rolls around, do you view your coats and cold weather accessories as dry clean only, or do you… Read More

Lovin' Your Oven: 5 Oven Maintenance Tips and a Bonus Cookie Recipe

When October rolls around again, it’s every oven owner’s time to shine. October 1st is National Homemade Cookie Day, *and* it’s the start of National Pizza Month, making it one of the most important… Read More

House Simple: Tips to Maintain Your Oven

  How simple is it to clean and maintain your oven? #HouseSimple of course! Discover easy tips to keep your oven in good shape for as long as possible. What do you do if… Read More

How to Improve Your Air Quality with Furnace Humidifier Maintenance

Furnace humidifiers (aka whole-house humidifiers) can provide relief for allergy sufferers and boost the overall value of a home—but only if they’re properly maintained. Here are a few ways you can… Read More

How to keep your fridge smelling fresh

Whether you’re preparing for the holidays or your fridge is ready for a deep clean before guests arrive, now is a great time to make sure your refrigerator is looking and smelling its best. We’ve… Read More
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