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Look out for These Signs You Need a New Roof
Look out for These Signs You Need a New Roof
Roofing
Published June 15th, 2021
As a homeowner, a problem with a major area like the roof can be a nightmare. However, you can save yourself some pain and money if you keep an eye out for signs of trouble.
Local Parishioners Should Beware of this Text Message Scam
Local Parishioners Should Beware of this Text Message Scam
Published June 12th, 2021
Smishing. It sounds like a made-up word, and in a way, it is. But it’s also a scam that has been hitting local worshipers.
New Windows Can Keep Your House Cooler
New Windows Can Keep Your House Cooler
Windows
Published June 9th, 2021
There is an upgrade that will keep your home cool in the summer, keep utility bills low, and add value to your home. All in one! That’s right - new windows can keep your house cooler, with several additional bonuses.
3 Red Flags You're Getting Scammed
3 Red Flags You're Getting Scammed
Published June 7th, 2021
While it can be hard to talk someone out of a scam they really believe in, the scam this consumer was talking about had some glaring red flags that pointed to the fact that this was absolutely, beyond a shadow of a doubt, a scam.
Is It Time to Call a Plumber? How to Tell When an Easy Fix Isn't Enough
Is It Time to Call a Plumber? How to Tell When an Easy Fix Isn't Enough
Published June 5th, 2021
Some plumbing problems look like an easy fix, but it’s important to know when to call in the professionals.
Why Electrical Work is Rarely DIY
Why Electrical Work is Rarely DIY
Electrical
Published May 31st, 2021
Tutorials and TV shows can make projects seem much easier than they actually are. This is especially true when it comes to completing electrical repairs. In fact, electrical repairs should almost always be left to the professionals.
Is 2021 the Year of the Smart Home?
Is 2021 the Year of the Smart Home?
Home Automation
Published May 27th, 2021
The term “smart home” is one of the buzzwords of 2021. We hear about it in commercials, on the news, and in popular culture. But what exactly does it mean?
Welcome Bluebird Roofing
Welcome Bluebird Roofing
Published May 24th, 2021
TrustDALE is excited to welcome Bluebird Roofing to the TrustDALE Circle of Trust. With Bluebird Roofing, you get the very best roofing in Mt. Juliet and the Nashville area, all at competitive prices and with exceptional customer service.
Beat the Summer Heat With New Awnings
Beat the Summer Heat With New Awnings
Awnings
Published May 21st, 2021
According to the Department of Energy, window awnings can reduce solar heat gain by up to 65 percent on south-facing windows and 77 percent on west-facing windows. Installing awnings on your home can help you beat the heat this summer heat!
Does simply posting a sign mean an HOA is not responsible for damage?
Does simply posting a sign mean an HOA is not responsible for damage?
Published May 18th, 2021
When she complained to the homeowners association about her damaged vehicle, she was directed to a small sign posted by the gate that says they are not responsible for any damage. Could a simple sign make that true?
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