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  • A Guide To Buying Outdoor Patio Covers

    When you need to be sure that you are providing your patio with excellence and protection, you will need to invest in a high quality patio cover. These adjustable patio covers will help you out tremendously in safeguarding the material of your patio so that you can pay less in overall repairs throughout the years of ownership. To make sure that you are buying the type of patio cover that you need, use these tips.
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  • 2 Landscaping Tips To Make Your Yard Beautiful

    Nice landscaping can transform a yard from drab to beautiful. If you desire landscaping for your home, follow the tips below. Many of these things you can do on your own if you do not want to hire a landscaper. Flower Garden You can make your yard really stand out with colorful flowers. You should consider building a nice flower garden and placing flowers other strategic places. A flower garden can be any shape and size you desire, and they are not difficult to make.
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  • Sun Damage Protection: How To Keep Your Curtains Beautiful

    Light from the sun can be an asset in many rooms. Sunlight can brighten the mood, save money on electric lighting and make plain spaces seem cheery and pleasant. Still, sunlight has its downsides, and one of those downsides is the damage that it can do to your curtains.      At one time, curtains were made with solvent-based dyes that promoted color fastness in fabrics. Unfortunately, these dyes are now known to be bad for the environment, and fabrics today are colored with water-based dyes.
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  • How to Turn a Wagon Wheel into a Picture Frame

    If you want to give your home a unique look without breaking your bank, you need to create some of the decorations on your own. There are many ways to give your home a country feel without spending an arm and a leg. The following guide walks you through the process of turning a wooden wagon wheel into a custom picture frame you can use to display your favorite family pictures in a unique way.
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  • Protect Your Home By Learning How To Recognize And Eliminate A Squirrel Infestation

    When you're sitting outside, seeing a squirrel or two run back and forth collecting nuts is normal. However, when you start to see a large number of squirrels running around your yard, this could be cause for concern. In small numbers, squirrels are harmless, but when you have an infestation, these seemingly innocent animals can cause a great deal of damage and even invade your home. Learning to recognize and eliminate an infestation is important.
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  • Foundation Damage: Causes And Warning Signs

    Foundation damage can occur at any point in the lifespan of a home, and it may occur for a variety of reasons. If you're a homeowner, knowing what causes foundation problems and how to identify the usual warning signs of foundation damage can help you catch small problems early.  Causes of Foundation Damage Foundation damage often occurs when the soil around the home shifts in ways that are unexpected and undesirable.
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  • Fixing Refrigerator Door Problems

    Your refrigerator is like part of the family. It is crucial to your everyday life and thanks to it, you have cold beverages and fresh food. Since it is an appliance, there are many things that could go wrong with it that creates the need for repairs. Here are two common door repair problems that you can fix yourself. Refrigerator Doors Sagging This is a strange sounding problem unless it has happened to you.
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  • Four Things You Will Want To Check With Your Foundation Before Remodeling

    The foundation of your home is what supports the structure and may do other things if you have a basement, crawl space or a split-level home. The other features are to keep water out of your home and prevent erosion. All homes need to have some type of waterproofing system to protect them from being damaged.  This is why you want to have good waterproofing and drainage around your home. Here are four things that you will want to check around the foundation of your home:
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  • Lowering Your Cooling Costs

    With warm weather soon approaching, more and more people will turn to their air conditioning systems to coll off. On average, your air conditioning bill is the culprit for 16% on your electricity bill every year. While the temperature in the home will be going down, the electricity rates are likely to go up. if you want to avoid breaking the bank to cool off your home, you will need to employ some useful tips that can help lower your cooling costs.
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  • Three Tips For Ensuring The Best Possible Polish On Your Non-Porous Stone Countertop

    Since they don't let any air through, non-porous stone countertops are easier to clean and polish than their porous counterparts. Nevertheless, there's plenty of room for a bad or mediocre polish to ruin the look of your whole kitchen. To ensure that your stone countertop always looks as polished and presentable as you can get it, go over these three tips. Don't Get A High-end Polisher Without A Great Polishing Cloth
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