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Owner’s Checklist for Pool Installation.

In ground home pool

The decision to install an in ground pool is a big step should not be taken very lightly. If you have already decided to have a pool, take some time to go through this checklist before you call the contractor in to get you a brand new pool. While this may add considerable beauty and recreation to the property, it also needs some serious considerations to be made.

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Creative Ways To Reuse Wine Bottles

Repurpose Old Wine Bottles

Bottles of wine are brought out to celebrate, relax or dine lavishly. But the party doesn’t have to stop when the wine runs out. Read on for a host of creative ways and projects you can undertake to reuse the bottles instead of throwing them out and flowing your trash bin over. These are fun DIY projects that you can do in your spare time and you get great décor pieces while at it. Wine lovers, this one is for you.

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Keep Your Home Safe From Break-Ins

Keep Your Home Safe

While the general opinion is that most break ins happen in the dead of the night while you are asleep, new statistics show that most home theft happens during the day, when everyone is either at work, school or running errands. It will not hurt to take a few precautionary measures to keep your home and possessions safe.While the truth is that we can never really be completely safe from break ins, as these things do happen, better safe than sorry.

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Small Living Spaces – Make it Work

Make Small Spaces Work

While not all of us are accorded the luxury of space, there is no reason why you should not feel like a king in your own home. No matter where you live, you will almost never have enough space. If you think there is no more room in your house, think again. Read on, and find some tips that will help you make the most out of a small living space without compromising on design and aesthetic value.

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Reuse Old Furniture In Your House

Reuse old Furniture

Taking with you furniture from an old house to your new place is like trying to fit into clothes from years ago. While you may still very much like these pieces they may not fit and blend in as they once did a while ago. There are ways to adapt old favorites and make then good as new again if you are willing to get a bit creative.

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Items in Your House that Should be Cleaned More Often

House Cleaning Supplies

House Cleaning Supplies

Scrubbing your house top to bottom is sometimes not enough. There are always some hard to reach spots or items that it will never occur to you to clean as often as you should. Here is a list of things that are not getting cleaned as regularly as they should ,that you give some extra attention when you spring clean next.

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Ideas to Utilize Attic Space

Ways to Utilize That Unused Attic

Ways to Utilize That Unused Attic


Finding additional space for a home office or den can be a tricky task for any homeowner. If your home has an attic, you could have the perfect space to do with as you please. Have a look at some of these ideas to transform your attic.

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Tips to Get by When Showing Your House

Clean Living Room

Clean Living Room

So you finally took the big step to sell your house. Well, before final papers are singed and you hand over your keys, a myriad of people will walk in and out of your house. Since you want to give potential buyers the best possible impression of your home, it is important for you and your house to be prepared in order for the process to be as seamless.

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Tips to keep a Clean Germ-Free Home

Spotless Kitchen

Spotless Kitchen

While we all want to live in a clean home and work hard to keep it that way, even some of the cleanest homes are susceptible to bacteria and unwelcome germs. Keep reading for some tips to keep your house spotless.

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Key Decorating Tips To Improve the Look of a Room

Create a Focal Point in the Room

Create a Focal Point in the Room

Designers may not have a secret rule book, most of them are creative types who dream, create and play around with different colors and themes to see what works and what doesn’t, these are tried and tested methods that work. You can also follow these simple rules and create your new look home in no time at all.

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