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With the local community ensconced in oak trees, here’s how to keep your gutters clean and end gutter cleaning forever

One of the first things you’ll notice when researching gutter guards in Northeast Ohio are the Google reviews for The Gutter Boys. As of this writing, there were 468 of them with an average rating of 4.8 stars. And unlike some large companies that pay for reviews, every one of these is organic. “We don’t believe in playing those kinds of...

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With Pristine Clean, you can schedule your power washing service within a week of your call

With the Covid-19 home improvement boom still in full swing, most contractors are experiencing a surge in business, which is resulting in long wait times for homeowners. In fact, many companies are already booked until the fall and even into next spring. Not so with Pristine Clean, which invested in six new trucks over the winter, bringing its...

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Treating high butt pressure

Pressure from hemorrhoids in your butt can make you feel like you always have to go, even after you’ve just gone. See, the sphincter muscle doesn’t know the difference between hemorrhoids pushing on it or a bowel movement, so that pressure sends the signal that it’s time to go—even when it isn’t. Bending or sitting can exacerbate...

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Membership is back at The Shaw JCC, just in time for pool season

The team at The Shaw JCC of Akron is looking forward to Saturday, May 29, when they open the outdoor pool and kick off the center’s summer activities. “After having to cancel last year due to Covid-19, summer memberships are back,” says Membership Director Brenda Hite. “We’ve been on a rolling opening since June of 2020 and are...

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Ants in your pants

We’ve spent months being cooped up inside and most of us are itching to get out and do things again. But if you’ve been suffering in seclusion with hemorrhoids, the feeling of having ants in your pants likely started long before it was okay to venture out. One of the symptoms of hemorrhoids is often an uncontrollable itch. The reason your...

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