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6 things you need to know about taking a home inventory (and why you should take one)

May 31, 2017

While taking a home inventory might seem like a tedious, slightly soul-sucking task that’s going to take forever, it’s extremely important when it comes to your home insurance. A home inventory is pretty much a list of the items in each room in your house, along with the estimated cost of each item. Taking a … Read more

How to choose a company to install a water filtration system for your business

May 29, 2017

If your business needs quality water, you might be thinking about getting a water filtration system installed at your business. Today, we interview Scott Stirrup of EcoWater of Atlanta, who has been providing water filtration units for Atlanta businesses for the last 8 years. We asked Scott for some tips for our readers for choosing … Read more

Lights, Camera, Atlanta – Our film industry is booming!

May 26, 2017

What news? Atlanta is known for more than just peaches and horrible traffic, people! Our film industry is growing. There are a lot of movies and TV shows that have filmed here, and we thought we’d take a look at what’s happening now. What’s been filmed here that I’ve heard of? Over the years, lots … Read more

How to choose a business to pressure wash your wood deck or fence

May 25, 2017

If you’re looking to pressure wash your grungy deck or fence then you will enjoy this article. Today we talk with Dustin of Dustin’s Pressure Washing in Gwinnett County, Ga. In this article, you will learn: The common mistake made that can splinter your deck’s boards Why it’s important to communicate your expectations with your … Read more

Part Two: How to choose a contractor to remodel your bathroom

May 24, 2017

As promised, here is Part Two of our article about choosing a contractor to remodel your bathroom! If you missed Part One, you can go back and read it here. We’re going to continue our interview with Arthur Short of Nothing Short of a Handyman2. We’re going to talk about pushy salesmen, common contractor scams, … Read more

Part One: How to choose a contractor to remodel your bathroom

May 22, 2017

If you’re looking to remodel your bathroom, read on! You deserve an awesome bathroom, so we caught up with Arthur Short, whose company, Nothing Short of a Handyman2, has been remodeling Atlanta bathrooms with custom showers and gorgeous vanities since 2000. He’s got some great advice for choosing a contractor to remodel your bathroom! Arthur … Read more

How to fight against mosquito bites in Atlanta (and win)

May 19, 2017

The pest control company, Orkin, recently released its list of worst cities for mosquito populations nationwide, according to an article. The list, which Orkin releases once a year, is based on how many residential and business jobs or calls Orkin gets. Guess where Atlanta ranks on the list, for the fourth year in a … Read more

Four tips to choose the best tow truck company

May 17, 2017

In an emergency, how would you pick the best tow truck to help you? Nobody ever plans on breaking down on the side of the road, do they? After all, who wants to get a flat tire? Run out of gas? Have a broken ball joint? Get into an accident? Nope, no one looks forward to … Read more

How to be prepared for an Atlanta summer as an employer

May 15, 2017

There’s a reason that Atlanta has earned itself the nickname Hot-lanta. Summers can be absolutely brutal, with temperatures skyrocketing into the upper 90s. We also have to combat the humidity, which is its own struggle. The constant state of feeling sticky and sweaty are occupational hazards of being an Atlantan in the summer. But the … Read more

Watch your step – Snakebites on the rise in Georgia for 2017

May 12, 2017

Take care, Atlanta residents, and watch your step this summer – you don’t want to accidentally tread on someone! Well, more accurately, somesnake. According to an 11Alive news article, snakebites have been on the rise in Georgia since the beginning of the year. With the number of snakebites that have been reported to Georgia Poison … Read more

Part 2: How to choose a concrete contractor to repair your driveway

May 10, 2017

In Part One of this series, Matt Cook of Complete Concrete & Masonry shared some great tips on what to look for in a driveway contractor in Atlanta. If you missed Part One, click here to read it. We left off as we were discussing what you need to be aware of when it comes … Read more

How to choose a business to pressure wash your roof

May 9, 2017

If the stains on your roof are beginning to drive you crazy, you might be thinking of hiring a roofing cleaner. In just a few hours your roof can be sparkling like new again. The key, though, is hiring the right roof cleaning company. We interviewed Jeremy Cassel of JSC Pressure Washing, located in McDonough, … Read more

Part One: How to choose a concrete contractor to repair your driveway

May 8, 2017

Learn how to avoid the common mistakes homeowners make when choosing a concrete contractor to repair their driveway. If you have a cracked or sinking driveway and you’re looking for someone to fix it for you, then this article will be useful. We interviewed Matt Cook of Complete Concrete and Masonry in Woodstock, GA. Matt … Read more

Protect your online accounts: The Google phishing scam

May 5, 2017

You might have heard about the latest hack going around – a GoogleDoc link that comes through email. It’ll read “So-and-so has shared a document on GoogleDocs with you.” The body of the message might say that that person has invited you to view something on GoogleDocs. It looks something like this: DON’T OPEN IT! … Read more

How to choose a window washing company

May 3, 2017

Let’s face it – we’ve all been there when it comes to icky, grimy windows. Over time they just get dirty, and so you might be thinking about hiring a company to wash them and get rid of the grossness once and for all. But windows are breakable, so you want to make sure that … Read more