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Reclaim usable garage space

The apprehension of venturing into a dingy, cluttered garage to hunt for a tool can leave many simple household repairs stuck on a perpetual to-do list. “Clutter can be overwhelming,” observes Mike Padden, owner of Encore Garage Ohio. “Organizing your garage not only opens an untapped gold mine of usable space, but it also can motivate...

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The Shaw Beautiful Sale is happening right now at Floorz

The Shaw Beautiful Sale is happening right now at Floorz. What that means to savvy shoppers is they’ll be treated to savings and financing deals that only happen twice each year. Just installed at all of our stores are Shaw’s latest offerings in carpeting, hardwood, laminate, vinyl, tile and stone. One of Shaw’s claims to fame is...

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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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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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Join My Personal Trainer and you too can change the trajectory of your life

Jen and Mark Jacoby were on a slippery slope of eating out most nights, not exercising, and putting on a few pounds as they progressed through their 50s. Though they had tried to do things together, such as joining a big box gym and exercising at home, nothing ever lasted more than a couple months. When they read about the success story...

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