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Protect your vacant home while on vacation

Planning a summer vacation can sometimes negate the very relaxation it promises. There are the animals to board; the mail to stop; the papers to cancel; the out-of-office replies to program. There are also some important home-maintenance, HVAC, electrical and plumbing issues to keep in mind before you depart the Roanoke Valley, and Southern Trust Home

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Southern Trust can help with all your electrical needs – and protect your family and property in the process

Danger could lurk within your home’s electrical infrastructure. At least 140,000 fires per year are linked to electrical malfunction; some 400 people per year are electrocuted, according to some sources. May is National Electrical Safety Month, and it marks a good time for a visit to your Roanoke-area home from a Southern Trust Home Services expert to ensure your home’s

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Southern Trust can help clear the air in your home during Asthma Awareness Month

About 25 million Americans suffer from asthma, a chronic and sometimes fatal respiratory disease that can hurt productivity and quality of life. May is a beautiful month of renewal in the Roanoke area that heralds the height of spring with flower displays and the first full leaf-out of trees. But it can be a real

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Add a sump pump to protect your Roanoke home

The experts at Southern Trust Home Services can protect your Roanoke home’s basement against flooding and water damage with sump pump installations and repairs. There are a wide range of pumps available to meet your needs. We can repair existing pumps and install new ones to help you protect your basement from water and mold

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Three reasons Southern Trust should install your energy-efficient HVAC system

If you are tired of paying high electric bills, April is a great time to have an energy-efficient HVAC system installed in your Roanoke-area home. This will help you stay cool this summer — and warm next winter — at a fraction of the cost. You can also help the environment by replacing old systems

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When was the last time the electrical system in your Roanoke home was inspected?

The end of winter is just about here, which means that many homeowners will be getting ready for spring cleaning soon. If you haven’t had the electrical system in your home inspected in a long time, trust the Roanoke electrical experts at Southern Trust Home Services to examine your home for any potential issues. Why is it

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Do you know what to do if you have a pipe burst in your Roanoke home?

While the coldest weather of winter may be past in Roanoke, a sudden cold snap can push the plumbing in your Roanoke home past the breaking point, leaving you with a home disaster. If you are concerned about the plumbing in your Roanoke home and the damage that may be done from a burst pipe,

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Are you freezing in your Roanoke home? Learn how to stay warm!

Today is Valentine’s Day in Roanoke, but if the cold weather in our area has you feeling frosty in your Roanoke home, it may be hard to concentrate on those happy, romantic thoughts. While the calendar says that spring is around the corner, the cold temps are proving that winter is still here. If you need

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Is your home heating system keeping your Roanoke house warm?

As the temperatures in Roanoke continue to plunge in January, your Roanoke home heating systems may be struggling to keep the temperature levels in your house comfortable. If you have noticed that your home isn’t staying as warm as you might like, the Roanoke heating professionals at Southern Trust Home Services can help ensure that your family

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Make Sure Your Plumbing is Ready for Roanoke Winter

With cold weather taking over this January in Roanoke, making sure that your plumbing is ready when temperatures plunge can help protect your home from water damage related to frozen or burst pipes. If you are concerned about keeping the plumbing in your Roanoke home protected, Southern Trust Home Services plumbing experts can solve any potential plumbing

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