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Protect Yourself from Biting Insects

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While most people think of mosquitoes as just annoying pests, they can do a lot more than just leave an itchy bite! Biting insects, including mosquitoes, can carry many diseases and cause thousands to get sick and possibly die each year. It is important to know how to protect yourself…

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How Fans Save Energy

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As the temperature gets higher, so do our energy bills! It costs US homeowners more than $11 billion a year to use an air conditioner and puts roughly 100 million tons of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. That’s an average of two tons per air conditioned home! ¹ By utilizing…

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Benefits of Mulch

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Mulching your yard is a great way to keep your landscape plants healthy. By mulching you are protecting your plants and the bare soil and giving them many advantages over unmulched plants. Learn about the many benefits of mulching, the various types of mulch, how and where to mulch, and…

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Know what’s below: Call 811 before digging

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Call 811 before digging for landscaping and home improvement projects (BPT) – With the snow melted and the ground thawed, many eager homeowners and landscape professionals across the country will roll up their sleeves and reach for their garden shovels to start projects that require digging this spring. During the…