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Need More Space, Pocket Doors to the Rescue

Pocket door is a misnomer, there really isn’t a pocket in the door. What it is in fact is an ingenious way to have a door while saving space at the same time. Pocket doors do not open and close like normal doors. What they do happen to do, however is slide into the wall […]

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Gutter Spring Cleaning! What to Know

Spring is here and that means cleaning and a lot of maintenance to your home. There are so many outdoor chores and things to do when you own a home that sometimes it is easy to overlook the one thing that is hard for you to see, the gutters. A clean and properly working gutter […]

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Getting into the Right Frame

It’s hard to imagine, but there was a time when the only thing a homeowner had to know about windows was if they could find blinds that they liked to cover them. Now there are so many more things to take into consideration. The most important by far is energy efficiency. Choosing the right windows […]

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I Scream You Scream!

Imagine wowing your friends and family with your very own homemade ice cream. No, you do not need an ice cream maker. You also do not need to turn on a stove and boil anything. All you need are three ingredients and a hand-held or stand mixer. It is really that easy and it makes […]

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8 NATURAL WAYS TO KEEP YOUR HOUSE SMELLING FRESH

A fresh smelling home always seems to be cleaner. Here are some ways to keep your house smelling fresh. Use essential oils. There are a couple of ways to do this. First you can add about 10-15 drops of your favorite essential oil to a spray bottle and then fill it with 4 ounces of […]

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Screen Door Nostalgia

When people think of screen doors they usually think of a simpler time. When children ran around and played in the street all summer long and neighbors and neighborhoods were close knit. While screen door use has been decreasing they still have a very practical use. Having a screen door depends on where you live […]

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7 Things to do Before you Turn on the AC this Summer

Summer is almost here and that means it is almost time to turn on your air conditioner. It has been sitting idle for 6 to 8 months. Here are 7 things to do before you turn on the AC this year: Change the filters You can hire someone to do this or you can do […]

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Here a Lamp, There a Lamp

It is almost impossible to go into a home today and not see at least one lamp. They have become an important part of our home life. Most living rooms and bedrooms are built with the idea that lamps will be used to complete the room’s d├ęcor. Lamps have been around for thousands of years. […]

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No Kitchen is Complete without an Island

It used to be very common to see small kitchens with no room for an island. However, as kitchens have become larger, no kitchen is now complete without an island. They are an awesome feature that is not only multi-functional but looks great too. In case you don’t already know, a kitchen island is simply […]

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Indoor Gardens are Really In

The trend towards indoor gardens has steadily increased over the last few years. This is because of the green movement, as well as limited space for outdoor gardens. Having an indoor garden can be a great way to liven up your home and keep the feeling of spring and summer alive all year long. Indoor […]

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