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Grilling season is just around the corner, now is the time to get your grill in shape for your next backyard bash. Here are some things you’ll need to do to get your grill ready for summer barbecues. Clean the Grill’s Interior and Exterior Surfaces The exterior of your grill will likely be covered in dust, if you haven’t used it for several months. Use a non-scratch sponge or cloth rag to wipe down all the surfaces with warm, soapy water. Dry the surface thoroughly to prevent streaks and possible corrosion. For stainless steel surfaces, wipe along the direction of…

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Summer is almost here, and you’re probably looking forward to backyard cookouts, block parties, and relaxing nights in your backyard. But if you plan on hosting any of these events, you’ll want your grass to be full and green. Unfortunately, with summer comes hot weather, and this increases the likelihood that your grass will be burnt by the hot sun. Yellow grass always puts a damper on even the most festively decorated backyards. So if you’re looking for some tips to keep your lawn plush the entire summer long, follow the tips below and keep your yard a beautiful emerald…

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A deck extends your home’s living space to the outdoors, allowing you and your family to enjoy the sunshine and fresh air. When weather permits, you can host outdoor parties, barbecues or just relax in a lounge chair. To take advantage of these benefits, though, you should perform a deck safety inspection on a regular basis. Doing so will allow you to identify and fix common hazards before they result in injury. Rotted Wood Whether your deck is made of redwood, cedar or any other hardwood material, you should inspect it for signs of rot. When a rot-causing fungus takes…

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