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Organization Tips to Make Your Holiday Decor Cleanup Easier

Christmas Day has come and gone, and now it’s time to pack up all of your holiday decorations until next year.  Here are some tips and ideas to make the process of storing your Christmas decorations a bit easier: Christmas Trees Contrary to popular belief, you should not repack your artificial tree into the same […]
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How-To Care for Your Christmas Pointsettias

Fresh poinsettias lave long been known to symbolize the Christmas season, both for gift-giving and home decoration. Yet once the holidays pass, many simply dispose of these strikingly pretty plants.  But did you know that with a little TLC, poinsettias will retain their blooms well into the New Year? The best time to purchase poinsettias […]
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Tips for Decorating Your Christmas Tree

I love curling up on the sofa at the end of a cold winter’s day with my hot chocolate. Shutting off the TV and all of the lights except for the Christmas tree and the fireplace brings the end of the day into focus.   There’s something very special about the warmth and shimmer of enjoying […]
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Brighten Up Your Child’s Bedroom or Play Area: Create and Paint a Simple Mural

Check out YOLO Colorhouse® safe and non-toxic paint colors and options for your home today.  YOLO Colorhouse® is Green Seal Certified and you can purchase YOLO Colorhouse® directly from homedepot.com.
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Your Smoke Alarm Can Save Your Life. Is Yours Working?

Did you know that having a working smoke alarm cuts the risk of you or a member of your family dying in a home fire by half? Nine out of ten homes have smoke alarms installed. That’s great right? But millions of those installed smoke alarms don’t work at all. Missing or dead batteries are the […]
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Natural Ant Control

If you have a battle with unwanted ants, you know how frustrating it can be to get rid of them. Pest control companies can be expensive and using toxic chemicals can potentially be dangerous, especially if you have children and pets. That’s why a lot of people are interested in natural ant control. Ants are […]
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Watering Tips to Help Your Lawn Survive The Dog Days of Summer

The heat of summer and, increasingly, drought, take a toll on lawns across America. When your neighborhood encounters high temperatures and/or lack of rain, the area’s entire ecosystem is affected significantly and our lawns are no exception. Your grass can remain healthy in these conditions with a little help from you. Following the watering tips below can […]
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Evaluate Your Home’s Energy Efficiency for Free and Start Saving

Evaluate your home’s energy efficiency for free Working in the heat is exhausting and not very healthy, so I got up early this past Saturday to get an early start on the yard work.  Everything was going great, the lawn looked perfectly manicured this weekend, the edging chores went smoothly, hardly a dastardly bug in […]
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Sustainable Gardening: Composting Made Easy

Getting started with composting is much easier than many people think. Making your own compost is one of the best things you can do for your garden. Barring the purchase of your composter or the materials to make one, the resulting fertilizer and soil amendment is 100% free. Composting is a natural biological process that […]
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Back to Campus Time – 20 College Dorm Room Essentials

No matter what school you’re heading off to or what part of the country, there are some basics that you just can’t live without on campus.  Here are 21 dorm room essentials that will help keep you fed, functional and fabulous: Safety Padlocks – Lock it down to keep your valuables protected.  Great for locking […]
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Easy and Beautiful Clutter Free Closets

Sorting out the clutter in your closet not only makes it easier to find your favorite shirt, it can actually create extra storage space as well. Nearly every closet, whether it’s located in your bedroom, kitchen or foyer, can benefit from better organization. Extra shelves create more room for boxes, folded clothes or miscellaneous items […]
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How to Quickly Fix Dead Spots in Your Lawn: Three Easy Steps

A lot of people wonder how to fix dead spots in their lawn. It’s easy to get those dead spots back to lush and green. It’s also quick to do plus your lawn will look great again in just a few short weeks. Here’s a quick look at what you need to know: Step One: Prepare the […]
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Cool It Down: Tips For Cooling Your Home Efficiently

Summer is coming on quickly and it just keeps getting hotter! I figured this would be a great time to share some tips for keeping your air conditioners working smoothly and keeping your energy costs down as well. Here are five tips to get you started: Clean or replace your furnace filter monthly or at […]
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Choosing The RIGHT Grill For You

Charcoal or Gas? That is the question! Well, really the question these days is “Charcoal, gas, propane or infrared?” Various grilling equipment, techniques and tools vary wildly, but almost everyone has a personal preference or opinion on all of them. For me personally, I love the flavor of a char-grilled burger but I also like […]
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