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7 Items You Should Never Store in Your Garage

7 Items You Should Never Store in Your Garage Normally a great storage spot, your garage should not be used to store these common items. Not only can they become unusable, some may even become hazardous! Donations If you’re prepping for a yard sale or pulling items to donate to …

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Inexpensive & Festive Fall Mantel Ideas

Inexpensive & Festive Fall Mantel Ideas You don’t have to break the bank to usher autumn into your home, and these fabulous fall mantel decorating ideas prove it. Whether you prefer a modern take or more traditional, we’ve got you covered. Fresh Whites There is no law that says fall …

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Prepare Your Wood Deck for Fall

Prepare Your Wood Deck for Fall Summer is officially over and it’s time to start prepping for fall. Now is the time to take steps to keep your wood deck safe and looking its best through the colder months. 1. Inspect Your Deck Surroundings Keep your eyes open for any …

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Entry Door Buying Guide

Entry Door Buying Guide Often more than just front doors, entry doors can also be used in back or on the side of a home. It is only because the front entrance of the home demands the most attention from the street that it gets the most attention in the …

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How to Read a Window Label

How to Read a Window Label Windows are accompanied by a label that show important energy-performance ratings. Here is what each rating means so you can make an informed decision when purchasing windows. NFRC Window Label The National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) is in charge of certifying windows and providing …

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7 Fall Garden Plant Pairings for High-Impact Color

7 Fall Garden Plant Pairings for High-Impact Color As we shift from summer to fall, consider these high-impact planting pairings to add jewel tones to your garden beds. Head to the nursery and look for fall-blooming perennials that are just starting to bud (rather than in full bloom). Choose colors …

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8 Secrets of People With Highly Organized Homes

8 Secrets of People With Highly Organized Homes We all have that friend or family member who lives in a tidy, well-kept home despite having a full, busy life. Here are a few strategies they employ. Note: If you’re not naturally inclined to organization, don’t fret. Simply pick the strategies …

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Ideas for Partially Finishing Your Basement

Ideas for Partially Finishing Your Basement Turn your basement into an office, living area, bathroom or laundry area — without a full renovation. Here are some great ideas to get you started! Create an Industrial-Style Living Room Always on the lookout for more space in our homes, we’re usually searching …

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10 Creative Ways to Deal With Load-Bearing Columns

10 Creative Ways to Deal With Load-Bearing Columns Often unavoidable in open floor plans, columns are an unsightly structural necessity that can be turned into a design asset with the right design. Read on for some creative ideas! 1. Light it up Open up the column and integrate downlighting, uplighting …

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2019 Fall Home Trends

2019 Fall Home Trends Fall is fast approaching and with it some new trends for the cooler months. Keep your eyes open for these upcoming styles. 1. Feminine Minimalist A look encompassing clean lines, brass accents, pared back silhouettes, and most importantly blush pink, is gaining popularity like wildfire. Modern, …

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