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Publication Iron and Manganese Removal
Small amounts of iron or manganese can affect the taste or become an aesthetic problem in your home. This publication is intended to explain how these minerals may affect you and what the treatment options are.
Located in Environment & Natural Resources
Publication Chain Saw Safety: No Tricks
It is very important to become familiar with the recommended safe operational procedures before attempting to work with a chain saw. A safe way to prepare yourself for operating a chain saw is to read the operator’s manual and obtain training from someone who is experienced with chain saws.
Located in Home & Farm
Publication Preparing Flood-damaged Homes for Winter
If you do not plan to rebuild your flood-damaged home until next year, you must prepare it for winter.
Located in Home & Farm
Publication Infrared Thermometer Home Energy Assessment Questionnaire
A detailed procedure for determining insulation levels and R-values is described in NDSU Extension Service publication AE1373, "Determining Insulation and Air Infiltration Levels Using an Infrared Thermometer." Use this questionnaire along with an infrared thermometer to identify areas that might need attention.
Located in Energy
Publication Pascal source code Plugging Home Drains to Prevent Sewage Backup
Prepare early. For homes in areas of the country prone to flooding or heavy rain, taking a few steps to prepare for water levels that could result in sewage backing up into a home makes sense.
Located in Home & Farm
Publication Water Softening (Ion Exchange)
This publication explains how softeners work, what to ask when purchasing a softener and the health and aesthetic benefits and or detriments.
Located in Home & Farm
Publication D source code Preparing a Home That Will Be Flooded
This is a step by step guide to prepare a home for a flood.
Located in Disasters
Publication application/x-troff-me Remove Mold For A Healthy Home
Exposure to mold can cause cold-like symptoms, respiratory problems, nasal and sinus congestion, watery eyes, sore throat, coughing and skin irritations, and can easily be breathed deeply into the lungs, it is not safe to live in houses wit high mold. This publication tells the health effects, where to look for mold, mold removal and preventing mold growth.
Located in Disasters
Publication Flood Recovery: Dealing with Continuing Basement Seepage
A water table above the basement floor causes water to continually seek ways to enter the basement. This publication touches on what happens when that occurs and what can be done to prevent it from happening.
Located in Disasters
Publication Flood Recovery: Dry Out Before Rebuilding
Wood submerged in water will absorb a large amount of water. Rebuilding too quickly after a flood can cause continuing problems such as mold growth, insect infestations and deterioration of the wood and wall coverings.
Located in Disasters
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