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Flooring Options That Make Your Entryway Pop

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When guests come to your home, you want them to feel welcomed. Your entryway is a focal point for what people can expect decor-wise for the rest of your house and should be impressive in all ways. Flooring can make your entry look lavish, inviting, and simply breathtaking. Here are wonderful flooring options you can consider to give your home the appeal it needs right when you walk in the door.

6 July 2015

Starter Sewing Projects For Beginners

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If you have been meaning to get into sewing or have recently acquired a sewing machine, it can be hard to know where to begin. If you are unsure of your skill level and what might be a good project to pick, don't worry too much when starting out. There are plenty of easy patterns out there for beginners. Here are four starter projects perfect for those at any sewing level.

16 June 2015

Tips For Choosing The Right Area Rug For Your Living Room

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Adding an area rug to your living room isn't easy. Since the rug takes up so much space, it can make or break the d├ęcor of the entire area. If you've ever seen an off-color area rug sitting on someone's floor you probably know exactly what that looks like. The area rug you choose has to complement all the elements in your living room, not just one or two. Here's how you can choose the best area rug for your living room.

27 May 2015

Installing Metal Panels On A Gable Roof

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Hot sunshine, harsh winters, and high winds can take a heavy toll on traditional roofing materials like asphalt shingles. Asphalt shingles can usually take the pounding for awhile, but they'll have to be replaced after a decade or two of exposure to the elements. Metal roofs, on the other hand, can last up to five decades before the elements wear them down. If you are looking for a long lasting roofing material that isn't too difficult to install, you might want to consider replacing your asphalt shingles with a metal roof (through professionals such as those from Premium Panels Inc).

5 May 2015

3 Things To Know About Custom Shutters For Your Home

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Window coverings are not only important for privacy, but they are also important for protecting your belongings from the sun. In addition to this, the right window coverings will also add beauty to the interior of a home. If you are looking for window coverings that meet these features, you may want to consider choosing custom shutters, and here are three things you might want to know before ordering these for your home.

15 April 2015

Natural Ways To Stop Japanese Beetles From Taking Up Residence On Your Bushes

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If you have spotted Japanese beetles on your favorites bushes and see that they have been making holes in the leaves, take some measures to eliminate these pests You can purchase pest control supplies, at a location like ASE Pest & Weed Supplies, to get rid of the beetles, or you can use natural methods.. Natural and safe methods can wipe out the population of beetles that are present so that your bushes remain healthy and look nice.

27 March 2015

3 Materials To Consider For Your Office Chair

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Choosing office furniture can be a difficult task because there are so many styles and options out there. It can be particularly challenging to select a chair for your office; after all, your chair is where you will likely spend most of your time throughout the work day. It is important that you choose the right material for your chair, so you can be comfortable all day long. Here are a few of the most commonly used chair materials so you can get a better idea of what you want.

18 March 2015

Five Practical Ways To Update And Enhance Your Home's Kitchen

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If you only have the budget to make one or two changes to your kitchen this year, there are some great ideas that can transform the mood and looks of the whole home. When making changes to your kitchen, remember that high-end upgrades help the home retain its value, and are very favorable to potential tenants and buyers. Keep this in mind when considering the following kitchen renovations and upgrades:

4 March 2015

Make A Mosaic Tiled Mirror To Hang In Your Bathroom

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After remodeling your bathroom with a fresh coat of paint, enhance the appearance of the walls with a mosaic tiled mirror. Outlining the mirror with colorful pieces of tile that complement the color of your bathroom will add a nice touch to the room. Use The Following Items ceramic tiles small hammer plastic zipper bag safety goggles tile adhesive sanded grout foam brush putty knife hardware kit (for hanging pictures) screwdriver measuring tape damp sponge washable marker Prepare The Tile Pieces

24 February 2015

Three Things That Can Make Living In An Older Home Tough

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If you live in a much older home, you may have encountered some challenges to modern living. While older homes have their charms, these issues can be irksome over time. Here are three common problems with old homes and some solutions for dealing with them. HVAC If you live in a home built in the late 19th Century or very early 20th Century, your house may have been originally heated with a fireplace.

13 February 2015