Rain barrels: how and why to use them

Rain barrels capture rainwater from downspouts from the roof. Water is used for outdoor purposes on the property. Water can be used to hydrate outdoor plants, lawns, or gardens, but this water cannot be used for drinking or indoor water needs. What else do i need to install my rain barrel? Rain barrels are easy to install, you attach them to a gutter. Depending on the structure of your gutter, a flexible gutter extender may be useful and may need to be secured with screws and sealed with putty. Don’t…

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Summer Weather Can Damage Your Home, But There Are Tips To Protect Your Investment New

Summer weather conditions such as humidity and hurricanes can take a toll on homes and properties if not properly protected. Weather damage to the home can range from saturated crawl spaces and insulation to decaying wood framing and even mold in some spaces. But experts say there are steps homeowners can take to mitigate some of the potential damage from storms, flooding, and humidity. Organizations in South Carolina have spent millions of dollars repairing homes damaged by floods and hurricanes in recent years. Reports from the South Carolina Office of…

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Clinics, Online Resources Available for Albertans with Long COVID

Chronic fatigue. Weakness. Brain fog. Most people make a full recovery quickly, but for weeks and sometimes months after recovering from COVID-19, some patients still have these symptoms. It is not known exactly how many Albertans suffer from a lengthy COVID – when symptoms persist for eight weeks or more. Chester Ho, senior medical director of the Alberta Health Service (AHS) Neuroscience, Rehabilitation and Vision Strategic Clinical Network, estimates that 20% have had the virus. This number is based on studies in other countries, such as one in the UK…

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A tense welcome for new Afghan arrivals from Britain | Refugees

Refugee charities and Afghan community organizations are struggling to keep up with the demand for their services, with thousands of refugees arriving in the UK in recent days. For the fourth day in a row, around 600 Afghan refugees, including unaccompanied minors, lined the streets of any business park in West London for access to clothing, translation services and advice. in immigration matters. In Feltham, West London, Afghans have arrived at the Association for Afghanistan and Central Asia (ACAA) in search of basic and citizen counseling services, either for themselves…

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