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Holiday Safety

During the holiday season, many of us enjoy adorning our homes with festive decorations. Lights, candles, wrapping paper, and …

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Disaster Legal Services Hotline

The North Carolina Bar Association is partnering with the American Bar Association, FEMA and Legal Aid of North Carolina …

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Flooded Carpeting and Rugs

Flood water is considered black water, as it is unsanitary and contains pathogens which may cause disease and illness. …

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Spiders in and Around Homes

This Entomology Insect Note discusses identifying spiders and how to control them indoors.

Bedbugs - Biology and Control

This Entomology Insect Note discusses identifying bedbugs and how to control them in households.

Carolina Lawns: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf in the Landscape

This comprehensive guide offers information on different grasses for North Carolina lawns, as well as …

1/26/18

Farm to Food Bank Resource Guide for North Carolina Cooperative Extension

This publication provides information and success stories related to food banks, food pantries, food donation …

1/25/18Local Foods

Septic Systems and Their Maintenance

This factsheet tells homeowners how to recognize and prevent problems with home septic systems. How …

1/17/18SoilFacts

La ley de equidad de vivienda y modificaciones razonables

This factsheet discusses reasonable accommodation and reasonable modification and fair housing law.

1/17/18Fair Housing Law

Fun and Free Entertainment

When money is tight, the first thing families cut is anything considered extra or unnecessary. …

Stepfamilies

This publication offers information on stepfamily relationships and dynamics.

1/17/18