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Solar Windows & More has minimized the “pane” and maximized the efficiency

With its storefront on Pearl Road in Strongsville, just steps in front of Home Depot and Lowe’s, Solar Windows & More offers a local alternative to the national chains. “We are Strongsville’s very own window company,” says AJ Jaffary, owner. “Our business is based here and many of our employees live in Strongsville.” “We...

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Personal Amish Cleaners is now Home Town CLEaners, but the personal Amish touch remains

Daniel Krotz inherited the cleaning gene. “My whole family cleans houses,” he says. “My mom has been cleaning professionally for 40 years. When we were younger, she would take us kids with her and show us the most efficient way to clean. We’ve all been brought up around it.” A passion for making people’s homes sparkle serves...

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Revive your salt-ravaged garage floor

Road salt may be good for melting ice, but it’s really horrible for concrete. When you see how salt exacerbates the formation of potholes on roads, think about what happens when it’s tracked into your garage. “A deteriorating, stained concrete floor can not only ruin the look of your garage, but it also devalues your home,” laments...

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Everyone spring cleans this time of year: Is doing it yourself is good enough?

Recently I have been recovering from an injury, and a good friend has been kind enough to help me get around and do some of the things I temporarily cannot. She has been a nurse for many years, and years before that Sarah worked part-time as a maid while attending school. DIY Cleaning vs. Professional CleaningSarah and I share a number of...

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Unilock pavers combined with the expertise of Lamphear’s Lawn Service produce retaining walls and paver patios designed to elevate your landscape

Will this be the summer that didn’t get away? “One of the delights of summertime is to finally escape from the walls and ceilings and relax under the stars in the fresh air,” shares Kory Lamphear, owner of Lamphear’s, one of Medina’s landscaping—and hardscape—experts. An inviting outdoor living area, equipped...

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