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A Message About Maintaining A Healthy Family Home

June 24, 2021

  Dear Neighbors, For over 50 years, the Tuckey Companies have carried a responsibility to serve our neighbors and our neighborhoods well. We take that responsibility very seriously. We’ve worked alongside you to help you provide a healthy family home and our commitment to that is paramount now more than ever. In response to the…

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Ask Our Experts: When do a need I professional to clean up mold?

December 9, 2014

Question for Our Experts: I realize that it’s important to clean up mold as soon as it’s noticed. But do I really need a professional mold remediation specialist? Can’t I just clean it up myself? Our Experts’ Answer: The Short Answer It’s important to recognize that mold can potentially pose a serious health hazard –…

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Interior Design Q&A: Mastering Interior Lighting Design

December 1, 2014

Q.  What are the best sources for mastering interior lighting design? A. You can find links to lighting and other home improvement resources at our website https://www.tuckey.com/resources.html. Generally, to achieve the most effective lighting plan, you will want to incorporate three types of lighting into the area. First, ambient lighting often provides basic background lighting.…

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Ask Our Experts: When and how does mold grow in a building?

December 1, 2014

Question for Our Experts: When and how does mold grow in my home or office? Our Experts’ Answer: The Short Answer Mold is a type of fungi that can potentially present health hazards to building occupants. There are five prerequisites that must be present in order for mold growth to occur. It’s important to effectively…

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Ask Our Experts: How Frequently Should I Have My Air Ducts Cleaned?

November 17, 2014

Question for Our Experts: I’m convinced that duct cleaning should be a part of my home or office’s routine maintenance schedule. But how often should my ducts be cleaned? Our Experts’ Answer: The Short Answer Homeowners should have their ductwork inspected every 3 – 5 years. Based on the results of this inspection, duct cleaning…

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Interior Design Q&A: Wall Colors to Match Dark Wood Trim

November 16, 2014

Q.  I have an old house with original but dark wood high baseboards, pocket doors and trim. What colors would suit this room? I have a dark brown leather sofa. A. It seems like you have a beautiful home to decorate. It is difficult to provide detailed direction without asking a few additional questions, including:…

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Ask Our Experts: Is Duct Cleaning Really Worth the Money?

November 10, 2014

Question for Our Experts: Is air duct cleaning really worth the money? Or is this something that, although helpful, you can really do without? Our Experts’ Answer: The Short Answer In short – “Yes, duct cleaning is really worth the money!” While there may be some circumstances in which duct cleaning is not necessary, most…

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