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Outdoor Structures

Fencing Considerations for the Dog Owner

Tweet The old saying goes, “Good fences make good neighbors.” For dog owners, good fences make good neighbors, safe pets, and fewer pet-related problems. While a fence isn’t a requirement

General News

Springtime Home Health Check

Tweet Depending on where you live, spring is just around the corner—so it’s time to start thinking about all those home maintenance chores you’ve been putting off. Below, you’ll find

Garage

Designing the Perfect Home Workshop

Tweet It also depends on what type of home improvement projects you are going to take on the most. Garage Renovation The garage is the likely place most of us

Exterior Home

The Pressure’s On: Five Things You Never Thought to Pressure Wash

Tweet But did you know that there’s a whole wonderful world of washing potential out there that you never thought about? As long as you follow the proper safety guidelines

Bed and Bath

How to Make Your Bedroom Look Like a Hotel Suite

Tweet With a little thought, redecoration and dash of glamour, transforming your bedroom into something that resembles a suite in your favourite hotel is much easier than you might imagine.

Green Home

Going Green With Energy Efficient Appliances

Tweet There are the very basic green choices that are present in most public spaces such as high speed hand air dryers in public restrooms, chain grocery store clerks asking

Home Decor

Stage This: Get Your Home Ready For Show

Tweet Getting your home ready for show is a process that some people leave to the professionals. Oh, yes, there are people that professionally stage homes, but you can avoid

Fences and Gates

Fences Around Your Home, Which are the Best Choices?

Tweet Best Fence Each of the fences or walls we’ll discuss has its drawbacks, but each also has its positives. Whether you are going for security or looks there are

Home Utility

Knowing the In’s and Out’s of Your Thermostat

Tweet Luckily there are lots of ways that you can reduce your energy bills during the winter—without your having to spend any extra money to stay comfortable. Here are just

Home Decor

Refreshing Home Decorative Tips That Show No Sign Of Fading

Tweet If you are looking for something new in your life, then it may be time to take a look at your home. It has been said that, “home is

Home Safety

Get Out! Crafting Your Family’s Fire Escape Plan.

Tweet Each year, more than 3,500 Americans die in house fires and over 18,000 are injured according to the U.S. Fire Administration. Most of those fatalities might have been prevented

Landscaping

Why You Should Hire A Landscape Designer

Tweet You are considering several changes to the environment that may have a big impact in the way that property looks as well as how its natural habitat reacts to

Home Utility

Security System, Worth It or Not?

Tweet The best way to do this is to install an alarm or security system, something you can research yourself on homesecuritysystems.com and figure out your options. It’s natural that, as you do

Home Furniture

How to Mix Country with Contemporary

Tweet There are so many inspirational and creative room design ideas available for your perusal; just check out Pinterest for inspiration for a mind-blowing catalogue of imaginative projects ranging from

Home Structure

Got Junk? Get Organized!

Tweet In the spring, you bring out the grill, hang the bird feeder and take out the lawn mower. In the fall, you put those same items away. With each

Kitchen and Dining

When A Kitchen Renovation Might Make Cents

Tweet Often, this decision is made when the kitchen has become outdated, but some homeowners simply want to upgrade from builder’s grade materials to more luxurious features to add value

Garage

How to Fix a Garage Door That Won’t Open

Tweet After about the third attempt you realize that something is wrong and decide to pull into your driveway and leave your car there. Curious to know what the problem

Home Decor

5 Steps to Finishing a Room That Should Definitely be DIY Projects

Tweet You are comfortable with home improvement, but you are not what anyone would consider an expert, and you do not like to fiddle with the more complex elements of

Energy Savings

15 Tips for Saving Electricity

Tweet Saving electricity is good for the wallet and is good for the environment too. Not sure where to start? Well, our 15 handy tips include some that you may

Heating and Cooling

Furnace Troubleshooting, Tips and Tricks

Tweet The thermostat is working, therefore the problem is most likely with the gas furnace itself. Welcome to the perils and travails of home ownership! Your gas furnace is essential