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ABC Equipment Rental & Sales sells and rents almost anything a professional contractor or industrious homeowner needs

The delays that hounded the construction equipment industry in 2021 have continued this year, so according to Alan Zatik, “If you want your equipment by the end of the year, you better order it now.” Alan owns ABC Equipment Rental & Sales in Brunswick and Avon, along with co-owner Jamie Terpay, and thanks to strong relationships with...

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Here’s how local pressure washing powerhouse Pristine Clean turned a mythological creature into a metaphor for solving one of Northeast Ohio’s biggest problems for homeowners

Although the mythological Kraken goes back to a 12th century Norwegian legend (perhaps rooted in sightings of giant squid)—the sea monster has been recently popularized in comic books and in the 1981 movie Clash of the Titans, when it appears as a pet of Poseidon. Zeus orders the creature to destroy Argos to punish Acrisius, the king of...

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You could have a new bathroom before the holidays, starting at just $4,500

If you like word play, you’ll love the mission statement of Bath Depot, which recently opened its new location in Westlake. It’s Selection, Service, Savings. But it’s the fourth “S”—showroom—that will really blow you away. Life-sized shower and tub vignettes in gorgeous materials, specialty shower heads, custom niches and...

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Safety tips to weather fall

October is National Fire Prevention Month, and a good time to give thought to how safe your home’s indoor/outdoor electrical is. Here are a few precautionary tips I’ve learned over the years. Fall is when you should safely store your warm-weather tools like the lawn mower and pull out cold weather tools such as your snowblower...

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Here are the telltale signs the time is right now for a new roof

You often hear people say, “As long as I have a roof over my head, I feel blessed.” We couldn’t agree more. But while your roof is an elemental part of your home, it often gets overlooked. The average life of a roof made of asphalt shingles is 25 years, and roofs made of metal can last 50 years or more. Workmanship is...

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