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3 Reasons to Leave House Painting to the Professionals

February 15, 2017

Many people think house painting doesn’t seem like a daunting job at first, but they soon change their minds when they get engrossed in the task. There are numerous reasons why the best approach is always to let professionals take care of this home maintenance necessity. Professionals Have the Necessary Knowledge for the Best Results […]

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Prep Your Furnace for Winter’s Cold Weather

December 11, 2016

Once Old Man Winter blows in the frosty weather, it’s too late to discover that your furnace isn’t working. Much like a swamp cooler must be prepared for the summer heat, your gas or electric heater must be prepped for when the Fahrenheit drops, and this goes beyond checking the air filters. Light the Pilot […]

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Light Or Dark Kitchen Cabinets?

December 3, 2016

Choosing the perfect kitchen cabinets can make a big difference to the basic style and design of your home. What you need to remember is that cabinets, according to the NKBA, take up as much as 30% of the average kitchen’s remodeling budget. One of the questions that many people ask when deciding what type […]

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How to be creative with storage in an apartment

November 24, 2016

If you live in an apartment you do not always have a lot of space to play with. The last thing you want is an environment that feels cramped and uncomfortable. It can be really difficult to fit all of your belongings in and still have room to swing a proverbial cat. The obvious first […]

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What You Need to Know About Green Plumbing

October 24, 2016

A lot of people around the world is talking about going green. This might be because of the increasing threat of global warming and the erratic changes in climate. Chemical waste and carbon footprints are causing too much damage to the environment. While there are a lot of reasons for you to go green, it’s […]

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Be Resourceful: Quick Fixes to Plumbing Problems

October 24, 2016

When you’re running a home, it doesn’t matter if you’re a carpenter, an electrician, or a plumber or not. As long as there is something that needs to be fixed, you need to fix it. Slowly, you’ll learn quick tricks of the trade, and while you might not be able to pull off a job […]

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Leak Repairs: What To Do

September 24, 2016

Too often, homeowners are concerned about leak repair because they think that it will mean major renovation of the house that will break their budget. Instead of putting a bucket under the drip or waiting weeks before you think you can afford the help, it pays to call a professional plumber instead before the cleanup costs grow. To get […]

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The Home Repairs You Really Can Do Yourself

September 21, 2016

If you’re an avid home décor or lifestyle enthusiast you probably often find yourself in the midst of DIY projects, probably many times from inspiration you’ve found online. DIY décor projects are great, but what about doing those more technical home repair and improvement projects? Do you lack some of the do-it-yourself confidence you might […]

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Choose a New Water Heater That Is Right for You

August 16, 2016

Are you looking to improve the energy efficiency of your home? Maybe you have noticed your utility bills getting higher recently and your old water heater is the main culprit. Reducing your use of energy resources means saving money on your utility bills as well as living greener. If you have been noticing water heater problems and […]

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How to get high quality shabby chic furniture without spending too much

July 14, 2016

As a big lover of the shabby chic look myself I know all too well that sometimes when something is called shabby chic, it actually just means shabby. Not only is that not a good look, many furniture pieces labelled shabby chic are more effort than they’re worth. They break apart easily, the once cute […]