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Building beds for kids

I usually talk about electrical and safety topics in this column. This month, I’d like to do something a little different and devote this space to one of our favorite charities—Sleep in Heavenly Peace of Lake/Geauga County. The tagline of this grassroots, volunteer-run 501(c)3 charity really resonates with us: “No kid sleeps on the...

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Kaye Construction specializes in home renovations that can dramatically elevate any interior or exterior space

With more than a quarter-century of experience remodeling homes, Kaye Construction has built a niche business focusing on the big three: home additions, kitchens and master bathrooms. The company’s most recent renovation encompassed both building an addition and a new kitchen in a Lakewood neighborhood that is just steps from the lake...

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Here’s how to stop deer damage

Jeff Ardo knows the frustration of seeing beautiful trees, shrubbery and flowers destroyed by deer. “It takes a lot of time, money and effort to select and install plant material,” he says. “No one wants to see all that go to waste.” Jeff is the founder of En Garde Deer Defense, a deer deterrent spray service company that prevents deer...

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Jason Hicks' American Wood Reface does fast, high-quality kitchen transformations—for less

When it comes to remodeling your kitchen, there is one option you should seriously consider: refacing. The industry has undergone a remarkable transformation in the past 20 years, led, in part, by innovative entrepreneurs like Jason Hicks of Northeast Ohio’s American Wood Reface. “Homeowners are really starting to grasp the benefits of...

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Spring is on its way, and now is the time to schedule a professional power wash to rid your home of mold, mildew and winter grime

It’s been a warm February, so we’re almost certainly in for an early spring. Even Punxsutawney Phil predicted this back on February 2. And that means now is the time to schedule seasonal home improvement projects, including ridding your home’s exterior of mold, mildew and winter grime. Freshly cleaned vinyl siding and pristine driveways,...

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