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Homeowner's Insurance: What it Covers, What it Excludes

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 20, 2015

You pay hundreds of dollars for homeowner's insurance. It's required coverage for everyone who takes out a mortgage, yet people seldom go over the fine print of their policy, to find...

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What to Do When Your Refrigerator's Waaay Too Cold

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 19, 2015

Okay, you know the weather's getting warmer but this is ridiculous. You really don't need frozen lettuce and frosted eggs to help you keep your cool. In fact, it sounds like you've...

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Lawn Sprinkler System News

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 19, 2015

Lawn sprinkler systems are going green. Besides just helping to keep your lawn a deep dark shade of emerald, automatic lawn irrigation systems (as professional landscapers call them)...

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Fast, Easy Repair for Linoleum or Vinyl Floors

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 18, 2015

Durable, resilient, and low maintenance, linoleum and vinyl flooring are also inexpensive to install. To make a good thing even better, they are also surprisingly easy to repair. In...

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5 DIY Updates for Your Laminate Furniture

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 18, 2015

This article was inspired by a recent question form a friend. "How do I update my daughter's bedroom furniture?" she asked. "It's laminate, and still in perfectly good condition. But...