Dalton neighbors alert each other as fire ravages home under renovation | Central Berkshires

DALTON — An early morning fire devoured a home undergoing renovation in Dalton, as neighbors ran to warn one another. 

The structure, at 92 Central Ave., first showed wisps of smoke, then appeared to burst into flames minutes later, a neighbor said. 

Though the home was not yet occupied, its new owners had recently moved appliances and other belongings in.

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4 Outdoor Home Improvement Projects to Tackle this Summer – Home Improvement Blogs

(BPT) – When you think of summer cleanup, you likely picture decluttering and deep cleaning your indoor spaces. However, your outdoor spaces need just as much attention as your home’s interiors to get them ready for the warmer months. You can save yourself some headaches later by investing time in a few housekeeping tasks in your outdoor spaces, so as the weather heats up, it’s time to take stock of your yard space and lawn equipment.

Check out these four (relatively) simple projects that will set you up for success this summer.

1. Check your lawnmower

Inspect your lawnmower before you need to use it so it’s prepared when you’re ready to tackle your lawn. According to Consumer Reports, you’ll want to check or change your engine oil, sharpen the blades, fill it with fresh fuel, and change or clean filters.

For some, it may be time to replace your

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