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Rustic Decorating Ideas For Your Home

May 23, 2013

Gone are the days of only being able to find log siding on a cabin tucked away in the woods. Instead of being hidden among beautiful trees and flowers, log siding is starting to pop up on homes in not so rural areas. Many want the feeling of a rustic log cabin year round so they are opting for a log home in a more …

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How To Clean A Microfiber Couch: Tips and Tricks

April 23, 2013

Keeping your microfiber couches and upholstery clean can be quite a task if you have your hands full with children or pets. Let's face it, its not worth it to pay a professional every time some disaster happens (which is probably more often than you'd like to admit). Since this accurately describes my household, I thought I'd share with you the best way I have …

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General Home Safety Tips For Children

April 1, 2013

Every year about 1 million children are hospitalized for accidents that occur at home. From falls down stairs, out windows or in the tub to accidental poisoning, choking and burns it may feel that children are never safe!

Fortunately there are many safety precautions you can take to make your home as accident proof as possible. It's likely you'll still have to make trips to …

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DIY Cleaners: Cleaning Clothes With Borax

April 1, 2013

Did you know you could replace just about all your cleaning supplies with a few household items?

I won't lie and tell you that natural and non-toxic cleaners always clean as quickly or effectively as harsh chemicals, but a lot of the time, they really do. Keep some white vinegar, bicarbonate of soda (baking soda), borax and castile soap in your cupboard and you can …

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Garbage Disposal Repair and Cleaning Tips

March 28, 2013

Do you have a garbage disposal that is starting to smell? Does your garbage disposal have problems grinding up food? An older garbage disposal will need to be replaced. There are some simple things you can do each week or month to extend the lifespan of your garbage disposal.

Do Not Over-Use a Garbage Disposal

In many cases, a garbage disposal will stop working because …

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Bathroom Remodel On A Budget – Tips That Save You Money

March 28, 2013

If your old bathroom is worn down, tired and out-of-date, it is definitely the time to embark on a bathroom renovation project. However, not everyone is able to afford mosaic tiles, opulent faucets or new cabinets but there are lots of valuable guidelines, like ones found on http://www.sinksgallery.com/, which can save you money and reduce the overall costs of the renovation. Some of these …

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Cleaning, Remodeling and Staging Tips – How To Sell Your House

March 28, 2013

When it comes to selling your home there are some best kept secrets you should know that will catapult your listing to the top of the buyers' minds. There's more to your home make-over than simply just vacuuming and putting a sign up! Deciding what you would like to spend your time effort and resources on is the first big step to prepare your home …

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How To Prepare Your Home For Sale

March 19, 2013

Deciding to sell your home can be both and exciting as well as stressful time as you prepare your home for the listing. When you've decided that you're ready to put your home on the market here are some important things you should consider:

  • Before listing your home take the time to de-clutter every room in your home. By removing personal items as well as
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How to Install Kitchen Base Cabinets Yourself – DIY Guide

March 8, 2013

If you want to truly get your money's worth out of your kitchen renovation, you are going to want to do as much work as you can by yourself. It doesn't matter if you bought some top of the line, custom manufactured pieces, or if you bought the cheapest ones at the home improvement store, you will always save extra if you do the work …

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How To Protect Your Home – Know These Ground Rules!

March 4, 2013

For some of us home security systems seem like a daunting threat to our peaceful world. It's almost like buying a security system is admitting that your quiet community isn't safe and that's the last thing any of us want. Still, the truth is, there is a need to protect yourself. Burglaries and home invasions (that's when an intruder breaks in while you're at home) …

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Electric Furnace: A Good Alternative in Central Heating

January 31, 2013

Central heating has always been an important part of human life, even back to the ages when it meant having a fire in the middle of the family cave to keep everyone warm at night. However, we have come a long way since the days of relying on a fire that must constantly consume fuel in order to keep us warm. There are still furnaces …

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