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Love To Keep Your Patio Doors Open But Hate Bugs? Three Types Of Screen Doors That Can Help

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Patio screen doors let you bring the outdoors in but leave the bugs out. Below are three popular patio door styles and the types of screen doors that work best in each case. All help increase the enjoyment of your indoor-outdoor space. French Door Patio Screens French doors are one of the most popular types of patio doors. They are usually made of double doors that swing out, though single wide options are available.

4 February 2015

Four Good Reasons To Hire An Estate Liquidation Company For Your Estate Sale

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If you've been charged with selling a friend's or relative's possessions after their death or illness, you know that disposing of a lifetime's worth of household goods can be a daunting task. One of the most expedient ways to do this is to host an estate sale. What is an estate sale? An estate sale is held to sell an entire household worth of possessions, usually after the owner dies, moves away or has to relocate to a much smaller space, such as an assisted living facility.

29 January 2015

Unique Flooring Options For Your Master Bathroom Remodeling Project

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If you are remodeling your master bathroom and have been struggling to find a flooring option that you like, then you have come to the right place! Here are three unique bathroom flooring ideas for your consideration: Concrete Bathroom Flooring If you live in a one-story home that was built on a concrete slab, then you might be surprised to learn that you can use the existing concrete as the flooring for your master bathroom.

26 January 2015

Saving Money While Protecting The Environment With Energy Star Appliances

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Saving money is a major concern for many consumers, due to a major economic recession that has produced job insecurity and stagnant wages. At the same time, our reliance on fossil fuels to generate electricity has contributed to environmental concerns. When shopping for new appliances, it is more important than ever to look for the Energy Star label. What is Energy Star? Contrary to popular belief, Energy Star is not a company that manufactures or distributes appliances.

22 January 2015

Don't Touch Your Thermostat And You Can Save Money

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If you feel your heating bills are high and that you have no control over the thermostat in your home, it's time to get a programmable thermostat with wireless technology. There are many benefits to getting a new thermostat, and you can even link the unit with your home security system. Here are few reasons it's time for an upgrade. Reduce Heating Bills One of the major benefits of a timed or programmable thermostat is that you can set the temperature around the times you are at home.

13 January 2015

Learn How A Card Access System Can Help Your Gym

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Having a 24-hour gym allows people to work out whenever they want. Having someone on staff 24-hours a day can be a bit difficult though. You do not want to have to pay someone to be at the gym at all times, but need to have a way to ensure that only paying members come into the gym. A card access system is a great option to consider. Below is a guide to learn how a card access system can help your 24-hour gym.

7 January 2015

Options For Insulating Older Homes

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Many older homes are either poorly insulated or contain no insulation at all. Insulation is most efficiently installed during home construction, but there are ways to insulate an older previously built home. Installing insulation during major renovation In order to install traditional fiberglass installation, you must tear out the interior walls. It is most practical to do this when performing a major renovation. Tearing out walls is very labor intensive and messy, and the cost to benefit ratio of demolition in order to install insulation is too high.

23 December 2014

Learn What Factors To Consider When Choosing A Bedroom Set For Your Daughter

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Choosing a furniture set for your little girl can be difficult. Furniture can be expensive, so you want to make a purchase that she can use for years to come. Below is a guide for how to choose a furniture set that will last your child through her teenage years to ensure she gets the most use out of the furniture as she possibly can. Ample Sleeping Options Girls love to have sleepovers when they are young and as they get older.

18 December 2014