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Power Saw: Which One Do I Need?

When you look for a power saw, there are a lot of features you might look for. These include laser line guide, dust collectors, or multiple or changeable grips. But what about the saws themselves? There are a lot of different kinds of power saws. First, there’s the debate of portable versus bench or table saws. […]

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Home Canning Basics

Home canning is not complicated. It’s a simple procedure of applying heat to food in a closed jar in order to prevent decay. By putting prepared food into home canning jars and sealing them with two-piece vacuum caps, you can eliminate one part of the decay process, which is exposure to the air. By heating the filled jars […]

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10 Low-Cost Energy Saving Tips

Blain’s Farm & Fleet is here to help you make your home, car, and wallet a little greener with these energy saving tips. We all like to save money, and using your energy more efficiently is a great way to do it. You can save a ton of energy and money by making some small changes […]

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Canning Supplies Must Haves

Do you want to learn your grandma’s canning recipe for homemade strawberry jam? If you are new to canning it is important to have all of the right canning supplies before you begin. We here at Blain’s Farm & Fleet want to help you get started with our handy guide to canning. Canning Supplies: Canning […]

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How To Sear a Steak on The Grill

Nothing beats a perfectly grilled steak. Whether you like it rare, well done, or anywhere in between, you need a good sear to give you the beautiful grill marks and deep brown color that makes a steak look irresistible. Searing also helps to keep the juices from leaking out of the steak. This maintains the […]