Monthly Cleaning Tips
Keep your home clean with some easy tasks you need to tackle once a month. The experts at Merry Maids share their tips.
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The Dreaded Bed Bug
“Sleep tight and don’t let the bed bugs bite!” Many of us grew up smiling at those words, given that waking up with bed bug bites was so unlikely. But since the mid-to-late 1990s, reports of bed bug infestations have been increasing across the country. Below are some tips on how you might avoid, spot, and get rid of bed bugs.
Keep Your Home Safe While You Vacation
Summer vacation — for most people, this phrase conjures images of sandy beaches, amusement parks, lakeside cabins, or family road trips.
For burglars, summer vacations are the perfect opportunity to take advantage of unoccupied homes and garages. In fact, property crimes spike during summer months, peaking in July and August.
Don’t Sweat It: Air Conditioning Tips?
Nearly 52 record-high temperatures for 2012 were reached in the month of June, making this summer one of the hottest on record*. While you can’t control the weather, you can control the heat in your home. Follow these easy tips & tricks to make sure your air conditioning unit is in optimal condition to keep your home cool.