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Deck Construction Materials

Timber Tech

While most manufacturers cut corners and neglect the bottom of the deck board and groove, Timber Tech goes the extra mile, making your deck strong enough to resist scratches, stains, and fading.

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Windows

Kearns Bros. Inc.

Check Us First for Beechworth Windows by James Hardie; the beauty of a REAL WOOD interior where you want it with a fiberglass exterior where you need it or look at the Restorations Windows by Sunrise Window; beauty, options, & maintenance free replacement windows.

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Insulation

Ace and Sons Insulation

Cellulose blown-in insulation & Applegate's non-expanding R foam. We have a rebate specialist on staff to help you.

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Energy News

Latest federal tax credits for energy efficient home improvements

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Michigan court ruling updates Uniform Energy Code for homes after multi-year review.

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The Green Scene

How Green are you?

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Energy Incentives

DSIRE is a comprehensive source of information on state, local, utility, and federal incentives that promote renewable energy and energy efficiency.

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REGREEN ASID & USGBC "Residential Remodeling Guidelines"

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Hot Topics

Environmental Noise Level Fact Sheet

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Lead Paint Safety -- A Field Guide for Painting, Home Maintenance, and Renovation Work

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Spring Cleaning

Hit the deck!

The Mold Menace

Energy Crisis and your wallet

Glenn's weekly Handyman columns

Check your deck for safety issues before guests arrive
-- 05/26/2016

Fans can keep you cooler this summer
-- 05/19/2016

Change habits to conserve water, cut costs
-- 05/12/2016

Right products make outdoor cleanup a snap
-- 05/05/2016

Home show inspires outdoor project ideas
-- 04/28/2016

Celebrate Earth Day by recycling
-- 04/21/2016

Battery technology improves in lawn equipment
-- 04/14/2016

Know how long it takes to build a new home
-- 04/07/2016

Some products perfect for April Fool’s day
-- 03/31/2016

2016 will be good for home building industry
-- 03/24/2016

Have realistic expectations when remodeling
-- 03/17/2016

Lowdown on ‘MSRP’ and home remodeling
-- 03/10/2016

You can remodel a bathroom and stay within a budget
-- 03/03/2016

Local firm nabs national nod for bath remodel
-- 02/25/2016

Do you live in a smart or dumb home?
-- 02/18/2016

Good weather draws big home show crowds
-- 02/11/2016

Take steps to ensure your water is safe
-- 02/04/2016

Improve your indoor air quality this winter
-- 01/28/2016

New year, old closets – new plan
-- 01/21/2016

Take steps to avoid tipping furniture, TVs
-- 01/14/2016

Prepare for projects now
-- 01/07/2016

Reflecting on 2015 and looking ahead
-- 12/31/2015

Dream gifts for next year’s list
-- 12/24/2015

Time to think about ice melters
-- 12/18/2015

Prep home before heading south for the winter
-- 12/10/2015

Most recent Ask Glenn topics

PEX is an excellent choice for new water lines
-- 12/28/2010

Lowering a thermostate can create heating bill savings
-- 12/28/2010

Call your gas company if unpleasant smells arise from gas appliances
-- 12/28/2010

Check the National Association of Home Inspectors website for licensed home inspectors
-- 12/28/2010

Use infrared scans to be sure of leak origins
-- 12/28/2010

Products are available just for suspended ceilings
-- 12/21/2010

Get an infrared scan to show where insulation is needed
-- 12/21/2010

Several different alarms exist for water backup systems
-- 12/21/2010

Sound preparation is vital to prevent peeling bathroom paint
-- 12/21/2010

Blower test can diagnose heat loss issues
-- 12/14/2010

Independent Window Repair can fix broken seals
-- 12/14/2010

Cellulous insulation can be blown in over fiberglass
-- 12/14/2010

Remove old, damaged floor before installing a new one
-- 12/14/2010

Avoid redirecting clothes dryer to heat home
-- 12/14/2010

Always get multiple estimates for waterproofing basements
-- 12/07/2010

Products can fix milky looking stamped concrete
-- 12/07/2010

Best hardwood floor is one that is installed correctly
-- 12/07/2010

Soluble salts from wet plaster are cause of peeling paint
-- 12/07/2010

Doozy products clean and shine furniture
-- 11/30/2010

Use manufacturers website to find reputable contractors
-- 11/30/2010

Giani paint on kitchen countertops creates a granite look
-- 11/30/2010

Fogging a crawl space can eliminate mold and musty odors
-- 11/30/2010

Thermal imaging camera can determine source of water leaks
-- 11/30/2010

Try floating floor over self-leveling concrete
-- 11/23/2010

Look for specialized repairmen when filling basement cracks
-- 11/23/2010

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