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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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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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How to Hire a Roofing Contractor in Ottawa

January 15, 2013

As your roof ages, it becomes increasing susceptible to wear and tear as well as weather-related damages. In order to reduce the risk of severe weather damage from storms or snow, you need to keep up with regular maintenance and care that your roof will demand. Any time you see any signs of wear or damage that needs to be addressed, you should call one …

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How To Paint Paneling: Some Unique Ideas

November 9, 2012

There are a lot of old houses that still come with wood wall paneling that was popular years ago. Those buying older residences, however, may decide to go for a little change. This is where great painting paneling ideas come in. It is up to you what kind of look you want in your new house. As well as this, there will be no need …

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Building A Deck To Complement Your Home

November 5, 2012

There is nothing quite like stepping out on a well-build deck and enjoying a summer evening. By adding a deck to any home, home owners are acquiring a relaxing retreat, as well as increasing the overall value of their home. When the deck is in the planning stages there are certain considerations to make to ensure the proposed deck does not clash or interfere with …

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How To Clean A Flooded Basement

November 5, 2012

Having an indoor swimming pool would be a nice luxury for anybody to have. You can swim indoors during inclement weather, you have more privacy, and you don't have to worry about cleaning out autumn leaves or pesky bugs. Toward the end of the year swimming can only be done indoors in most states.

Some people like to have their own pools installed for private …

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How to Shop For Furniture

October 18, 2012

Many people find the idea of choosing furniture quite daunting. This is partly because of the many options out there. Most people are afraid of choosing the wrong furniture that looks outdated. The so-called experts who seem to give contradicting messages about what is 'in' and what is 'not' confuse many people. If you are trying to furnish your house and you are not making …

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How to Clean A Clogged Shower Drain

October 18, 2012

You've worked on growing your hair out since high school and you consider it one of the prettiest and best things about your look. You just redid your bathroom so that it is gorgeous and you spend extra time on the lighting so that it can reflect your natural beauty and the natural beauty of your newly remodeled space. It is a dream come true …

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