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Home Remodeling Fair coming April 11th

This year’s Home Remodeling Fair will be held on Saturday, April 11th, from 9:30 am to 1:30 pm at Cleveland Heights City Hall. This free event is open to residents of all communities. Fairgoers can attend workshops on current home repair and remodeling issues; visit advice tables, where they can ask questions of professionals representing various repair specialties; and meet with representatives from local banks, community organizations, and the City of Cleveland Heights to discuss how their programs can help homeowners complete renovation projects.… Read the rest

Spring Fundraiser at Bremec on the Heights supports HRRC

You can spruce up your yard and garden while supporting Home Repair Resource Center. Just shop for all your lawn and garden supplies between Wednesday, April 22nd and Tuesday, May 5th at Bremec on the Heights Garden Center, 13410 Cedar Road in Cleveland Heights.… Read the rest

New windows may not be the best way to reduce heating costs

After this frigid winter, you may be tempted by those television ads for replacement windows. Whether they’re promising dramatic reductions in your heating costs or “new, low prices” on their products, these ads suggest that replacing your windows is the best way to lower your energy usage.… Read the rest

April is Cleveland month

HRRC is offering a special incentive to Cleveland residents in April. For all our April repair workshops, Cleveland residents will pay only $5, instead of the regular $15 fee. Check out our workshop schedule and reserve your spot now.… Read the rest
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Repair Tips

Spring inspections for winter damage

Each year when the weather gets warmer, savvy homeowners will make time to evaluate their home for any problems that occurred over the winter. It’s important to look for problems that cold temperatures and heavy snow and ice may have caused to the systems of your house.… Read the rest

Screen replacement

Replacing screen (using screen fabric) is a simple repair, but requires some care. Screen is attached to a wood frame in a different fashion than with a metal frame, so the technique for replacing damaged screening will depend on the frame type.… Read the rest

Tree trimming & removal

Almost every year, storms occur that are strong enough to bring down trees and branches. It’s important to look carefully at the trees around your property –- both old and dying trees and younger, healthy specimens –- to determine how they might impact your house or garage.… Read the rest
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