Homeowner Tips

Feb. 19, 2019

Protecting Your Water Pipes from Harsh Winter Weather

This is some crazy weather we've got going on here in Tucson. The National Weather Service has put a "Hard Freeze Warning" in effect starting at 11 pm tonight and continuing on through 8 am tomorrow. That means that temperatures are expected to drop to 28F or lower for ...

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Jan. 22, 2019

Your Tucson Home Mortgage Interest Tax Deduction

In December 2018, President Trump signed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) into law. One of the things affected by the new tax law is the amount of your home mortgage interest tax deduction. Initially, the law was going to eliminate this deduction altogether. After several revisions and alterations ...

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Dec. 26, 2018

Tucson Christmas Tree Recycling 2018

I hope everyone had a very merry Christmas yesterday filled with joy and time spent with loved ones. With New Year's Eve around the corner, many people begin taking down their Christmas decorations this week. But what do you do with the tree? The City will not be collecting ...

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Nov. 6, 2018

Download Your Tucson Smart Home Water Guide Now

When you live in the desert, water becomes an extremely precious commodity. The City of Tucson offers rebates when you take certain steps to curb your household water usage. Learning how to identify leaks and repair them when they begin can save you thousands of dollars in the long run. Now, the ...

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June 19, 2018

Tucson Washer Rebate Program in Effect Now

How old is your clothes washer? Is it time for an upgrade? If so, now's a great time to do so. The City has implemented its Tucson Washer Rebate Program to help Tucson Water customers pay for their new washer. When you get rid of your old washer and ...

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May 15, 2018

How to Protect Your Tucson Home from the Summer Sun

Summer's just around the corner. Temperatures consistently hit highs of the upper 90s right now. By the end of next week, we could reach triple-digit territory. Living in the desert means higher energy costs during this time of year. Last month, I talked about some of the Tucson water rebates ...

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April 24, 2018

Tucson Water Rebates: Save Water, Save Money

Water conservation stays top of mind when you live in a desert climate like Tucson. Toilets, showers, faucets, and clothes washers make up the majority of daily indoor water usage for American citizens. It's these specific areas that the Tucson Water Department wants residents to target. They offer several ...

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