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Adirondack Chair Shopping Guide
Posted on 10/14/2019
Adirondack Chair Shopping Guide
A few quick picks (all made of wood) if you're looking to add some outdoor seating this...
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9180 Myrna Place, Thornton, CO 80229 is now new to the market!
Posted on 10/10/2019
9180 Myrna Place, Thornton, CO 80229 is now new to the market!
All brick ranch in Thornton with three bedrooms and two bathrooms. The three seasons room offers tons of potential for an extra living space. Have a lot of tools or need extra storage? Check out the workshop attached to the carport! The fenced yard is a blank slate, bring your ideas for a peaceful retreat. Located close to shopping, public transportation and downtown...
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Want to Create More Usable Space in Your Bedroom?
Posted on 10/07/2019
Want to Create More Usable Space in Your Bedroom?
If you have a bedroom that is not too big on space, it can quickly leave you feeling crowded and cramped up, which may even have psychological effects on you. There are ways to maximize the available space you have to help your bedroom feel roomy. Reduce the size of your bed and storage furniture. It goes without...
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Before and After: DIY Map-Drawer Dresser
Posted on 09/30/2019
Before and After: DIY Map-Drawer Dresser
Home-improvement fanatic Jenni Radosevich has been blogging about everything DIY on her website, I Spy DIY, for nearly a decade. Here's one of our favorite dresser upgrades on the...
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Some Reasons Why You May Want a Hot Tub at Home
Posted on 09/23/2019
Some Reasons Why You May Want a Hot Tub at Home
Installing a hot tub can be a fun improvement to add and can be a great feature in your home. Just in case you’re not familiar with hot tubs, they are small pools or large tubs full of heated water used for relaxation, pleasure or even some therapy. While some hot tubs are simple, some come with powerful...
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Key Issues to Address Before You Sell a Home
Posted on 09/16/2019
Key Issues to Address Before You Sell a Home
If you're planning to sell your house soon, you should prepare for the property selling journey. This can mean identifying potential home selling obstacles so that you can address these issues right away. Now, let's take a look at three issues that house sellers commonly face, along with tips to address these problems. 1. Exorbitant Initial Asking Price You...
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Solid Wood Flooring Vs. Tiling; Which is Better?
Posted on 09/09/2019
Solid Wood Flooring Vs. Tiling; Which is Better?
This is the age-old interior design question that keeps coming back. Moreover, the answer will never be to simply declare one superior to the other. The question needs to be dissected from several angles; where is the house situated, how long do you intend the flooring to last? How much are you ready to spend on maintenance of...
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Outdoor Entertaining
Posted on 09/02/2019
Outdoor Entertaining
Whether you're hosting outdoor gatherings in your own backyard or at another outdoor venue, there are a few elements you will need to consider carefully. The size of your space and the number of expected guests is only the beginning. You'll want to plan out the flow of traffic and access to certain areas. Seating is also an...
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House Hunting Strategies That Produce Results
Posted on 08/26/2019
House Hunting Strategies That Produce Results
There's nothing more satisfying than knowing exactly what you want and taking the necessary steps to get it! Whether you're searching for the right job, your soul mate, or the home of your dreams, being clear about the results you want can help pave the way for success. When it comes to house hunting, there are several ways to...
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How to Cut and Shape Stones
Posted on 08/19/2019
How to Cut and Shape Stones
Escape the rock and the hard place with our most-watched YouTube video of all...
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Add a Dash of Splash - Wall Paint Ideas for the DIYer
Posted on 08/12/2019
Add a Dash of Splash - Wall Paint Ideas for the DIYer
The wall finishes you loved five years ago seem a little stale now. Even though the walls have held up and don't need repainting, the look seems dated. Either that or your do-it-yourself gene wants to express itself again with something completely different. Go ahead. Splash some paint on those walls. Better yet, try a new finish to...
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5 Things Not to Worry About When You Buy Your First House
Posted on 08/05/2019
5 Things Not to Worry About When You Buy Your First House
Although buying your first house can be a little bit frightening, it should not be if you have a clear plan to get the funds you need. Aside from the mortgage process that may be confusing, every other thing is irrelevant because all you want is to ensure that the house is your choice and that it readily...
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