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Appliances

The Right Way to Fix and Upcycle Household Appliances

The rapid development of the tech and electronics industries and the highly competitive nature of the global market have given us the opportunity of owning the latest wonders of modern technology, from geeky gadgets to state-of-the-art home appliances, with little effort and a reasonable price tag.

Exterior Home

Here’s How to Rainproof Your Home in 6 Easy Steps

Rains bring relief from summer heat and there is nothing more lovely than the scent of damp earth after the first rains of the season.

Sunday Tips

Weekly Tip for June 28: Enjoying the Summer Heat

How best can you enjoy your summer even when it dreadfully hot? How about your own backyard swimming pool? There are many options and styles to choose from that can fit your budget.

Just Bedroom

Difference Between a Duvet Cover and Comforter

If you are decorating your bedroom, you’ve probably stumbled across that age-old question.

What is the difference between a duvet cover and a comforter?

Home Interior Design

How to Create a Bit of Scandinavian Style in Your Home

Have you ever wondered why IKEA has such as mass market appeal? Yes, the goods IKEA sell might be reasonable priced, but they are also very transitional. Being transitional is what Swedish or Scandinavian general home decor is all about.

Lawn Care

5 Tips to Your Perfect Yard this Summer Season

Summer is the time of year when we spend a lot of time outdoors, and our lawn is typically the location that sees the most action. When we have guests over, we want them to be able to enjoy a lush lawn where they can relax.

Home Office

Do You Need to Move out of Your Home Office?

If you run your own business, the chances are you started by running it out of a home office. When starting out most people have a limited budget, so do not really have enough cash to lease an office.

Renovation Designs

More Than Aesthetics: 6 Practical Renovation Projects Every Homeowner Should Consider

Every homeowner has something that they would like to change about their house. Sometimes these changes are large remodel projects involving moving walls and adding new rooms.

Heating and Cooling

4 Things You Really Need to Understand About Your Home HVAC System

Home HVAC systems, also known as central air systems, are great investments because they not only allow you to have better control over your climate control and comfort, they can also help make you healthier, and they increase the resale value of your house.

Moving

Ideas on Preparing Your Home in the Lead up to a Move

Every single year, there are millions of citizens moving across the country in the pursuit of new lives. While moving is always at the back of most people’s minds, very few people actually consider planning for it until the last few weeks, which is a big mistake as it places too much of a burden on your shoulders.

Roofing and Gutters

Roof Inspections and Insurance Claims: A Basic Guide for Homeowners

Everyone knows that no home can do without a roof. That’s why keeping your roof in good shape is essential – it needs to be able to protect you and your family in all sorts of weather.

Home Office

Home Office Ideas for Small Spaces to Help You Increase Productivity

If you have always thought that you need a spare room or even a huge master bedroom to create a productive home office, think again!

Doors and Windows

The Perfect Pet Door

Tweet If you’re often at work, and can’t afford a dog walker, allowing your dog access to the backyard can be a big problem. But with the DIY guide, you

Home Values

4 Home Design Trends That Annoy Buyers

If you plan to sell your home one day, you want to renovate your home in such a way that will attract sellers. Be careful though; there are some home design trends that are turn-offs for buyers and this is something to keep in mind.

Sunday Tips

Weekly Tip for June 14: Teen Bedroom for the Summer

School is nearly over in most parts of the country. So what is your teen child going to do? Well how about a summer project fixing up their bedroom.

Living/Family Room

Create a Living Room You Want to Spend Time In

Some individuals decorate their living rooms very carefully, but then don’t use them much. This may be because the rooms are too formal, uncomfortable, or lack adequate lighting.

Rec Room

Building a Home Recreation Room for Your Teenage Girl

Your teenage daughter needs a cool home recreation room where she can invite friends over and enjoy herself in private.

Decks-Patios-Porches

Time to Give Your Patio a Proper Facelift

After a long tiresome day at work, all you need is peace and silence. The best way to recharge your batteries is spending time in nature, and you can do it immediately – why go on a picnic, or to a park, when a peace of nature is right before your nose?

Attic Basement

Improve Your House Value by Converting Basement or Attic Space

No house is perfect. Either it is too small or does not have that play area. Or perhaps you simply do not have that quiet corner where you can have your own office space.

Renovation Designs

Make it Your Own: 4 Steps to Making Your Next Renovation Really Shine

Renovating your home offers an exciting opportunity to turn it in your dream house. Instead of buying a much larger or more expensive home, you can remodel yours to get exactly what you want.