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Bathroom Mirror: More Than Just Vanity

“Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the fairest of them all?” I glumly asked my decades old mirror. The truth is, this mirror came with the standard plastic cabinet which had become brittle and yellowed through the years. Before we installed the light-filtering glass blocks, the bathroom had been exposed to lots of sunlight [...]
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Setting Up Your New Home Office

you’ll have to do is prepare and set up a home work space. A crucial part of being productive is making sure that you have a good working environment, away from the distractions of your home. It’s really important that you are able to shut the door and feel like you’re at work. If you’ve [...]
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8 Steps to a Cleaner Kitchen

Just about everyone has a friend or family member whose kitchen is always immaculate. No matter what time of the day or night you might pop in and try to catch them with dirty dishes in the sink, or splashes of pasta sauce on the stove top – the kitchen is always clean. While it’s [...]
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How to Cover Old Painted Concrete Walls

If you decide to improve the look of your concrete walls, the best way to do it is to remove the old paint, and then to apply a new fresh coat of paint. You don’t need to be a handy man to do this job, anyone can do it. The final result is going to [...]
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Multitudes of Choices Available for your Kitchen Door Re-Vamp

The doors within your kitchen don’t just serve a function; they also decorate your room!  The right kitchen door can determine how light or dark your kitchen is, how simple or ostentatious the design and just the overall feel and theme.  I must admit, I had wanted to change my kitchen for a while, as [...]
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Ode to a Lamp

I have a serious yen for lamps. I won’t call it an obsession because I can look at those beautifully artistic sources of light and actually keep moving without always purchasing, but I love them. And I squeal at the sight of a pretty lamp just as delighted as I do over pretty shoes on [...]
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Tips for Cleaning Leather Sofas

Getting a mark or stain on your expensive leather sofas can be a devastating incident so you need to make sure your kitchen cleaning cupboard is stocked up with a few handy solutions which will tackle the stain removal issue There are a few things to consider when tackling stains on a sofa and even [...]
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4 Areas of Your Home to Remodel to Increase Property Value

For many people, one of the major reasons to remodel their home is for it to sell someday. They know that they may need to move in the very near future and want to get the work done while there is time. Then when it is time to sell, everything will be ready for the [...]
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How to Keep Energy Costs Low

With everybody cutting corners and looking for ways to keep costs low, one of the places you probably look to save some money each month is your energy bill. Keeping your energy costs low takes more than just running around your house and turning off the lights every time someone leaves a room. Here are [...]
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Hottest Themes and Styles for Kitchens This Year

The hottest new kitchen trends include minimizing cluttered counter tops and carbon footprints. Extra storage, renewable resources and subdued color palates are “in” and looking better than ever. An established kitchen may need only a few changes to catch up with the latest styles. Remember that less is more in the modern kitchen. What is [...]