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10 Easy Ways to Get Your Home Ready for Winter


Warm, dry and cozy. Those are all words that we want to describe our homes in the winter. The good news is, there are a few quick and easy things you can do to make your home the best it can be this winter; while saving you some hassles and a few dollars. 

  Blakeslee and Son   October 26, 2016 0 Comments   Read More

9 Signs You Have Hard Water (And How To Fix It)


About 85 percent of American homes are plagued by hard water. Seems like a high percent, right? But when you think about the fact that "hard" water is just groundwater that has percolated through limestone and picked up high concentrates of calcium and magnesium in the process, it doesn't seem like such an alarming statistic. 

  Blakeslee and Son   October 19, 2016 0 Comments   Read More

Prepare Your Plumbing for Winter with a Whole Home Inspection

Cold West Michigan winters can be hard on pipes and plumbing, make sure your home's plumbing system is ready. There are a few simple things you can do yourself to help prevent any plumbing issues (like leaking or frozen pipes) this winter. You might consider:

  Blakeslee and Son   October 4, 2016   Winter, preventative maintenance, Plumbing 0 Comments   Read More