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Make Room for More: Your Guide to Cleaning Out the Garage

When buying a home, 80% of people look for a house with a garage, but over half of those homes eventually, suffer from garage clutter.  This precious space gets lost when it turns into a storage unit rather than a place to protect your car or perform a hobby. Cleaning out the garage is a …

Termite Prevention

Termite Prevention Tips That’ll Keep Your Home Pest Free

You’ve noticed a lot of bubbled and cracked paint around your home as well as tiny holes. You didn’t think much of this until you started seeing termite wings laying around. You have a professional come in to inspect and sure enough, the little pests have made their way into your home. Now you’re being …

Building Your Own Kitchen

Building Your Own Kitchen: The Top Design Tips You Should Know

In many people’s minds, the kitchen is the centerpiece of your home. It’s the command center where your family congregates, starting and ending each busy day. It’s no surprise that you want an impressive design you can enjoy day in and day out. That’s easier said than done, though. If you’re in the early stages …

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A Messy Situation! Common Plumbing Questions Homeowners Always Ask

Did you know that the average length of time people spend on the toilet each week is greater than the length of time they spend exercising? That’s according to a recent survey that looked at Brits’ toilet habits. It’s probably safe to say that the stats are similar on this side of the pond.  No matter …

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All About Net-Zero Energy Housing

Looked at the news lately? It’s almost impossible to go a day without hearing about the modern-day plights of the world. At the top of the list? Climate change. We live in a time where thinking about the environment and the consequences of environmental legislation are constantly being talked about. It’s enough to make someone …

Sleep

The anatomy of a good night’s sleep.

Does a good night’s rest seem more like a luxury than a regular occurrence? If you answered ‘yes’ you aren’t alone. A good night’s sleep is vital to our wellbeing, yet modern day living often gets in the way. Factors such as noise pollution, temperature and even the foods you eat can all influence your …

7 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Home When Considering Selling

7 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Home When Considering Selling

If you are thinking about selling your home in the near future, increasing the home value can go a long way when the time comes to list your property on the market. However, you must be aware of different tips and tricks to make sure you get a return on your investment.  Here are 7 …

Cypress Log Homes Around the World

If you’ve been wondering whether cypress log homes are capable of withstanding the harsh weather in states like Florida, you can rest easy. People all over the world have used the Cupressaceae family for thousands of years to build sturdy, long-lasting structures. Below, you can read about some examples of cypress log homes around the …