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Aug. 6, 2019

ORGANIC FOOD ON A BUDGET

 

Organic food usually tastes better, and is better for you, but it can also be very expensive compared to non-organic products. Organic food can cost nearly 50 percent more, thanks to the extra labor required to produce it and consumers’ demand exceeding supply.

So how do you get tasty ...

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July 23, 2019

Tips for First-Time Homeowners

 

Finally owning your first home can be one of the most exciting moments in your life. You get to enjoy the freedom of doing whatever you want with your new place! As a first-time homeowner, there are some new things you need to keep in mind that you may ...

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July 19, 2019

Seasonal Home Maintenance Checklist

Your home is an investment that requires ongoing maintenance to stay in tiptop shape. If you neglect annual and quarterly tasks, however, you risk overlooking potential issues that could lead to expensive repairs down the road. Stay on top of preventive maintenance tasks with a seasonal checklist and the reminders ...

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July 9, 2019

7 Ways to Save Energy

 

Find out how you can reduce your household's energy consumption this fall while preparing for the seasons ahead.

Reducing Home Energy Use
The average U.S. household consumes tens of thousands of kilowatt hours of electricity each year, and much of it is completely unnecessary. Making changes as ...

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July 4, 2019

Affordable Ways to Update Your Home

 

Tired of your home looking off-trend and out of touch? Or investing in an older home and want to update it? You don't need deep pockets to do either. In fact, upgrading your home can be quite affordable with the right projects.

Here are five ways to make ...

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Posted in Home Design, Home Tips
June 27, 2019

EASY LANDSCAPING DIY PROJECTS

 

Ever get the itch to do a DIY project? Whenever we do, our favorites involve getting outdoors and mixing up our landscaping features.

 

Whether it's as simple as installing some lighting or a little more time-consuming like re-plotting plants, a fresh look for the lawn always gives ...

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June 4, 2019

Garage Cleaning Tips

 

Tired of looking at the mounds of items piling up in your garage or the cobwebs that span across your walls and ceiling? It’s time to be proactive and clean your garage!

 

#1 – Remove Everything

Before you even think about beginning to clean your garage you need ...

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May 28, 2019

Your Checklist of Crucial Home To-Dos

 

Cleaning the gutters and weeding the garden are tasks that come with regular, visible reminders. But how do you keep up with other necessary maintenance that might not be as noticeable? 

Here are some essential home maintenance tasks that are often overlooked.

Appliances: If you want your fridge ...

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May 14, 2019

Determining Paint Color

 

Deciding what color to paint your home is a big deal! You live there every day, so you are going to want to pick a color you will love. That may sound like a difficult task, but it doesn’t have to be. Here are some tips to follow to ...

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May 2, 2019

TURNING A BEDROOM INTO A LUX BEDROOM

 

For most of us, our bedroom is little more than a place to sleep and relax. However, just because it’s always been that way doesn’t mean that we have to settle for drab and dreary.

 

One trend that’s gaining steam these days is converting your current bedroom into ...

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