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The Definitive Contractor’s Guide to Google AdWords: What, How, and Why

Guest article by Joseph Hughes

If you’ve ever created a marketing plan, there’s a good chance you’ve heard of Google AdWords. However, the resources available for it can be confusing. Some say that it’s not worth the money if you don’t have a dedicated marketing person; some will tell you that you can make …

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$1000 Scholarship Available for Students Pursuing Careers in Skilled Trades

Are you currently attending, or plan to attend, a college, university, or trade school with the intention of pursuing a career in a field service industry? Know someone who is? Well, we have some good news: a $1000 scholarship is being offered by My Service Depot for the 2017 Spring and Fall semesters!

The company, …

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GE Appliances Recalls Top-Loading Clothes Washers Due to Fire Hazard

September 15, 2016

Name of product: GE Profile™ top-loading clothes washers

Hazard: An electrical component in the washers can overheat, posing a fire hazard.

Remedy: Consumers should immediately unplug and stop using the recalled washers and contact GE Appliances for a free repair.

Consumer Contact: GE Appliances toll-free at 877-830-9732 between 8 a.m. and 5 …

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What's an Escutcheon?

An escutcheon (pronounced ‘ess-kutch-on’) is the (typically) metal bit that hides the ugly hole in the wall that the pipes come through. Some people call them flanges or cover plates. You can find escutcheons on the wall (or ceiling) around your shower arm, under your sink where the faucet supplies emerge, and by …

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I Think I Have A Leak...

So you think you have a leak. Maybe it’s obvious, maybe it isn’t. Are you just being paranoid? Let’s try to find out.

If you’ve noticed disturbed dust patterns that look suspiciously like a dirty car after the rain has dried, we would agree that there’s been water disturbing that dust at some point. Whether …

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