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Northeast Factory Direct is manufacturing high-quality mattresses under its own brand, in addition to offering leading-edge, popular mattress brands like Prestige at everyday low prices

When it comes to marketing, the mattress industry seems to be one of the most over-hyped, highly marked-up, gimmicky ones out there. Every company claims to have the best mattress, and there are so-called “clearance sales” every holiday weekend, as if Memorial Day and Labor Day somehow allow a business to lower its prices when it cannot do so...

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How to avoid gutter ice

Depending on exactly where you live in Northeast Ohio, your neighborhood received 10 to 13 inches of rainfall in July and August, making 2021 a wet summer. And in the gutter cleaning and covering business, when it rains, it pours. “The phone has been ringing off the hook,” says Anthony Alberino, founder of The Gutter Boys. “When...

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How to protect your concrete

The icy grip of winter is on its way and Northeast Ohio homeowners who haven’t yet cleaned and sealed their concrete driveways are scheduling the service right now. It’s a good idea. While removing mold, mildew, moss, oil and stains from your concrete surfaces, and sealing them, creates a far more pleasing appearance, there is an even better...

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Now students in the Mentor Public Schools district can ride Laketran for free

These days, so many high schoolers have after-school jobs, internships and extracurriculars. For busy parents, getting them there can seem like a full-time chauffeur service. But for families living within the Mentor Public Schools district, that just became a mission accomplished. As part of a pilot program partnering with Laketran,...

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Everything fall is happening at Farmpark

It’s officially that pumpkin-spice-flavored-everything time of year. Who doesn’t love autumn? This year, the wildly inventive folks at Lake Metroparks Farmpark are giving you even more reasons to fall in love with the season: five family-friendly Fall Harvest Weekends, each loaded with unique hands-on activities, historical discoveries and...

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