Lafayette man arrested for St. Landry Parish home improvement fraud

A Lafayette man was arrested Friday in connection with a home improvement fraud case out of St. Landry Parish.

The Sheriff’s Office says that 48-year-old Albert George Johnson was arrested following an investigation that began in February 2020.

According to Sheriff Bobby J. Guidroz, Detectives were notified on February 23, 2020 to a residential contractor fraud incident.

Upon further investigation, it was determined that the victim allegedly entered into a contractual agreement with Johnson, who is identified as the owner of Alliance Covenant Painting, LLC.

The victim told deputies that Johnson had allegedly agreed to remodel the victim’s residence and

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Some of the best home improvement loans of 2021

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Man doing renovation work at home together with his small yellow dog (iStock)

Your home is one of the biggest purchases you’ll ever make, and where you’ll  spend the bulk of your time outside of work. Eventually, you may reach a point where you want, or even need, to

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TechRadar Choice Awards 2021 voting open: Home Tech, Health and Fitness

New for 2021 – the TechRadar Choice Awards 2021 powered by OPPO celebrate the most-loved tech products and brands. 

With over 50 award categories, products such as TVs, laptops, phones, cameras and more are in with a chance of taking away a coveted award. It’s quite simply the most anticipated tech awards this year!

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Phelps Painting & Carpentry offers home improvement services with integrity

By Vicki Greene, Contributing Writer

 Phelps Painting & Carpentry is dedicated to completing home improvement jobs efficiently and with attention to detail.
Phelps Painting & Carpentry is dedicated to completing home improvement jobs efficiently and with attention to detail.

WESTBOROUGH – Darren Phelps, owner of Westborough-based Phelps Painting & Carpentry, isn’t slowing down after more than 30 years in the residential home improvement business.  

After working on dozens of projects across the region with other companies, this month marks the two-year anniversary of his decision to form his own company with his name on the proverbial sign.


Honesty and integrity guaranteed for every customer   

Phelps Painting & Carpentry is a team of five who have expertise in

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Protect your feet when tackling home improvement projects | Home

Did you know many home and yard projects contain hidden dangers for your feet? The good news though, according to foot and ankle surgeons, is most injuries are avoidable if you take appropriate precautions.

Amber Shane, DPM, FACFAS, an Orlando-area foot and ankle surgeon and Fellow Member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, sees many patients coming in with foot and ankle injuries from home improvement projects gone wrong. “Feet may be the last thing people think about while working on home improvement projects, but we see so many different types of foot and ankle injuries in

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*Update- Suspect Arrested* Delaware State Police Investigating Attempted Robbery of Home Improvement Store- New Castle – Delaware State Police

Date Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2021

New Castle– The Delaware State Police have arrested 34-year-old Herbert Perry of Wilmington, DE, for Attempted Robbery.

The incident occurred at approximately 3:15 p.m., Wednesday, August 18, 2021, at the Lowes, located at 2225 Hessler Boulevard, New Castle, when troopers responded to a knife point robbery. Investigation determined a male suspect entered the store through the garden center and confronted a female employee behind the sales counter. The suspect displayed a knife and demanded money from the register. The employee attempted to comply with demands, but was unsuccessful at opening the register. The

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Best Credit Cards for Home Improvement Projects

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As any homeowner knows, home improvement projects have a way of getting very expensive very quickly. 

The pandemic has inspired a surge in home improvement projects in recent months. For many homeowners looking to fund such projects, it means turning to credit cards to pay for them, according to a recent survey by online lender LightStream.

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