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Decorating Safety

This month, we are going to run through some important safety tips to ensure your holiday season is enjoyable.  Our first post focuses on decorating safety. Never use lighted candles near trees, boughs, curtains/drapes, or with any potentially flammable item.   Wear gloves while decorating with spun glass “angel hair.” It can irritate your eyes…
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Time to Get Your Home Ready for Winter

3 Important Areas to Focus on When Winterizing Your Home (BPT) - From the holidays to cold-weather fun like ice skating and skiing, winter promises its share of good times. Preparing your home for winter's weather extremes can help ensure that you get the maximum enjoyment out of the season, while protecting your home's vital…
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Building a Healthy Neighborhood Event

The beginning of September has been busy for Improvement Zone!  For the 6th year in a row, Improvement Zone set to work with Rebuilding Together Baltimore, participating in their ‘Building a Healthy Neighborhood’ event. Along with other volunteers, and battling rainy weather more days than not, we improved 10 homes in 10 days! Our crews repaired roofs,…
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Tidy Back-to-School Transitioning or More Organization/Less Stress

With shopping that needs to be done and supplies that need to be gathered for busy days ahead, preparing for the back-to-school season can descend into near chaos for many parents. When long school days leave little time for organization and decluttering, any home can quickly become a mess. According to a survey conducted by…
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