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Graffiti on your house? A pressure washer can help

Call it graffiti, tagging or a curious form of art, it’s a disheartening — and potentially expensive — sight if you happen to own the targeted property.

Home painting tips for sunny L.A.

If you're looking to refresh your Los Angeles home's interior with a new coat of paint, consider this advice.

Test for lead before tearing off texture coat

An Indianapolis painting expert explains how to best address a home with a poor texture coat.

Client wants back to blonde after unhappy haircut

The customer of Hair Loft in O'Fallon, Ill., claims she notices a new tint to her hair she doesn't like and wants it fixed.

Alleged bathroom remodel sinks homeowner hopes

The customer of Performance Construction Inc. in Raleigh, N.C., is ready for a new company after dealing with a collection of issues.

Tips to set up for an interior painting project

Proper preparation for painting a room reduces risk of making mistakes, cuts cleanup time and ensures that the work is both high-quality and long-lasting.

Roofing work under scrutiny after leaks, ceiling damage

Homeowner hired On The Mark Roofing for a roof replacement in 2008 and wants the company to repair damage caused by allegedly incomplete work.

Gas line placement displeases homemowner

Dispute with Advanced Gas Works stems from the fact that homeowner had to take care of drywall damage. Company claims this was stated in the contract.

Exterminators allegedly kill flowers at Palm Harbor home

The pest control company was hired to spread insecticide and weed control on the homeowner's lawn.

Kingwood client, lawn mower service wrangle over repair refund

B & K Kingwood Sales & Service is asked to repay after work on a customer's lawn mower.

Georgetown homeowner alarmed by security contract

The customer of Central Security Group Nationwide Inc. asks to be excused from a three-year commitment.

Customer makes noise over audio equipment install

Save Custom Installations in Houston is accused of taking payment to configure a system but not performing the service.

Floor damage during door installation opens up complaint

Homeowner and Firehouse Windows and Siding gridlock on amount to be reimbursed for the damage.

Which is the perfect interior paint finish for your project?

Choosing the right paint for your project begins with understanding the four main options.

Basement flooding brings waterproofing under debate

Homeowner claims that the Portland basement waterproofer's guarantee didn't hold up; the company says the guarantee doesn't apply.

Concrete cracks cause dispute over stone patio

Georgia contractor and homeowner remain at odds over concrete slab removal and stone patio installation.

Homeowner says still waiting on roof repairs

Stone Mountain homeowner says their roof continues to leak despite repairs and their calls go unanswered.

Older homes may require lead paint removal

Preparing for a large painting project? Be sure to check your home for lead paint.

Check for mold buildup on your furnace coil pan

A common, yet uncommonly checked place for mold buildup lurks in your furnace coil pan. Learn why you need to check for mold before any HVAC cleaning is performed.

Rid your yard of moles and voles

Moles and voles create tunnels that will tear up your yard. Learn how to rid your yard of the pesky critters.


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