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Builders of Additions

Pine Building Company

We will design and build an addition that will give you the extra space you need and look like it was the original part of the house. We'll even show you how to save by doing or subcontracting some of the work. First and second story renovations, remodeling of existing space. Kitchens, bathrooms, basements, master suites, great room additions.

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Plumbing

Universal Plumbing Supply

Why settle for pictures when you can get a world of choice at Universal Plumbing? Choose from Michigan's largest selection of under mounted sinks, a display of 500 faucets and a huge collection of working toilets, vessles, tubs, spas & designer items.

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Deck Construction Materials

Timber Tech

While most manufacturers cut corners and neglect the bottom of the deck board and groove, Timber Tech goes the extra mile, making your deck strong enough to resist scratches, stains, and fading.

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Roofing Replacement Guide

Replacing a roof isn't something a homeowner does that often.  Glenn Haege's Roofing Replacement Guide gives you the steps to follow in order to find a contractor, select the correct roofing materials and make sure that you are protected with the right warranty. It’s free!

Download the guide here

 
Publication date: 12/21/2010

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Several different alarms exist for water backup systems

Dear Glenn: I am on the board of a condo association and we are having a problem with the water backup system. It has been in place since 1985 and when we lose power, the system starts to leak. Our co-owners' water bills are rising to the tune of $400-$500. We can't hear the water running. Are there any backup systems that let you know when water is running through them? Maybe they have some type of alarm or whistle.

Ralph, Macomb

Dear Ralph: There are many different types of water alarms on the market. Get in touch with Warren Pipe and Supply, (586) 294-6810, www.warrenpipe.com. They have been an industry leader in plumbing for over 50 years. Ask for Brian or Mike.


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