Home Tips

Nov. 19, 2019

Keeping Warm in Your Home During Winter

Well, winter decided to come a bit early this year. While the temperature drops outside, your home cools down as well. You’ll definitely need to turn the heat up, but there are additional ways to keep warm in your home during winter months without breaking the bank with your heating ...

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Nov. 1, 2019

How to Clean Your Home During Cold and Flu Season

 

While the Autumn months bring us changing leaves and fall festivities, they also bring us the dreaded cold and flu season. There are many steps you can take to prevent the spread of these airborne illnesses but at some point, you or someone in your household will probably end ...

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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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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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