Repair

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House Wrongly Demolished After City Auction Purchase

Dallas City Hall has been targeting vacant, boarded up homes. It’s all in effort to clean up south Dallas. Some homes have been demolished, and others sold. But CBS 11 News found one case where the city accidentally did both.

CBSDFW.COM–11/13/2013

IKEA Life Improvement Project

IKEA Recalls Children’s Beds

Swedish furniture chain IKEA is recalling two models of children’s beds for repair, citing complaints over a metal rod that can break and potentially cause harm.

08/15/2013

Air Conditioning Units

BBB: Triple-Digit Temps Mean More A/C Repair Scams

With triple-digit heat in the forecast for at least the next few days North Texans are truly appreciating air conditioning, but with the hot weather comes an increase in a/c repair rip-offs.

CBSDFW.COM–08/01/2013

Road - Street Damage

Group Looks At Texas Road Repair, Safety & Traffic Issues

Texas has 11 major bridges that need repair, 11 highly-traveled highway segments that need safety improvements and 38 road segments that suffer from unacceptable congestion, according to a national nonprofit group.

01/17/2013

Crews repair a natural gas leak near Fox Avenue and I-35 in Lewisville. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Second Lewisville Gas Leak In Less Than A Week

On January 11 a ruptured gas line, leak and subsequent house explosion took the life of one man and injured two firefighters. Today Atmos Energy once again was working to repair a gas leak in a residential area.

CBSDFW.COM–01/15/2013

A Toyota RAV4 (R) is displayed alongside other Toyota vehicles at a Toyota dealership. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Toyota Recalling 778,000 RAV4 SUVs

Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday it’s recalling 778,000 RAV4 SUVs and Lexus HS 250h sedans in the U.S. to fix a suspension problem that could cause crashes.

08/01/2012

Air Conditioning Units

Air Condition Coolant Being Phased Out, Prices Triple

If the air conditioning unit at your home was manufactured before 2010 expect a common summer repair to cost up to triple the usual amount.

03/29/2012

(credit: AP Graphics)

North Texas Heat Wave Taking A Toll On Vehicles

The triple-digit temperatures are taking a toll on North Texas drivers and their vehicles. The heat wave has meant busy days and nights at auto service centers, courtesy patrols and tow truck companies.

07/25/2011

Air Conditioning Units

BBB Warns Of Air Condition Repair Scams

Monday is day 24 of temperatures above 100-degrees in North Texas. Increased usage also increases the likelihood of breakdowns, but the BBB warns that it’s ‘buyer beware’ when it comes to finding a repair company.

07/25/2011

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