Remodeling

How To Make A Small Space Seem Bigger

It’s not written anywhere that a small space has to feel overcrowded, uncomfortable, or dreary.  Her are some easy steps that can make any small space seem brighter and more spacious: 1. Break up different areas with different colors of paint.  If you use one color for the hall way and the kitchen, and a […]

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How To Conserve Water In The Home

Using water more efficiently in your home can save a considerable amount of money on your monthly water bill, as well as ensure that you are wasting as little of this precious finite resource as possible.  Follow these simple steps to begin conserving your water usage: 1. Inspect all faucets and toilets in the house […]

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Inexpensive Home Improvement Projects That Will Increase The Resale Value Of A Home

It isn’t always necessary to spend huge quantities of money on home improvement projects or remodeling in order to increase the value of a home.  In fact, with the current economic difficulties of the United States, it can be difficult to recoup the cost of pricey remodeling projects, like updating a kitchen or adding an […]

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How To Remove Wax from Carpet

For people who love to burn candles, there is a fairly good potential that melted wax will eventually get dripped or spilled on the carpet at some point.  Wax in the carpet looks like a permanent mess that you will have to hide with furniture.  However, there is a way to get the spilled wax […]

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How To Decorate A Small Space So It Seems Larger

Many people live in small apartments, or little houses.  Some people live in small spaces because that is what they can afford, while others choose to live in small homes because they no longer want to care for a larger home, or simply because they like the cozy feeling of a smaller dwelling.  Regardless of […]

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How To Decorate On A Budget

Home decorating on a budget can be a challenge, but it can also be very rewarding.  It requires creativity and planning, but can be even more rewarding than just purchasing anything you want, regardless of price.  If you follow these tips, you can have a home that looks like a page from your favorite decorator […]

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How To Add Curb Appeal To Your Home

There are dozens of quick, low-cost home improvements that you can do to your home to dramatically increase the curb appeal.  Adding curb appeal to your home not only makes it easier to sell, it creates a beautiful, finished look that you can be proud of. When deciding what home improvements to make to increase […]

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How to Build a Clothesline

Installing a clothesline in your backyard is a great way to save money, get that fresh and clean scent of the outdoors in your sheets, and be kinder to the environment at the same time. When you stop using a dryer and choose to use a clothesline instead, you are saving hundreds of dollars over […]

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Why Is Mold Dangerous In A Home?

The concerns and warnings associated with mold in a person’s home have quieted considerably over the last few years, but that does not mean that mold no longer poses a threat to one’s health. According to the EPA, there are more than 100,000 different types of mold that can emit thousands of  different micotoxins and […]

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How to Fix a Sagging Staircase

A gorgeous staircase can make or break an old house. In some cases, the staircase is beautiful but the treads are sagging with the wear and tear of age. However, fixing a sagging staircase is easier than you think, especially if you have access to the underside of the stairs. Look at the carriage underneath […]

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