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Guide to Green Home Improvements that Make Good Sense

Posted by Laura Firszt | Feb 07, 2016

Not sure where to start when it comes to environmentally friendly home improvements? The plethora of suggestions for greening your house and reducing your utility bills is definitely...


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How to Keep Your Home Warm When It's C-C-Cold Outside

Posted by Laura Firszt | Feb 03, 2016

Freezing weather outdoors ... cozy and warm inside your home. For many folks, that's a picture of the ideal winter conditions. Cranking up the furnace is one possible way to get that...


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Jump-Start Your Spring Honey-Do List ... Today!

Posted by Laura Firszt | Feb 02, 2016

When your backyard is buried under a few feet of snow, it might not seem like warmer weather is ever going to return but hey! We just celebrated that major American holiday, Groundhog...


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Paint the Kitchen for a Low-Budget Upgrade You'll Love

Posted by Laura Firszt | Feb 01, 2016

If your kitchen is looking somewhat the worse for wear but your wallet is on the empty side, it's time to start thinking out of the box. You may not be able to afford a full-scale luxury...


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Guide to Mounting Your Flat Screen TV

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jan 27, 2016

In the old days, it was easy. When your grandparents bought a TV, it came with its own little Mid-Century Modern stand. They could even roll the whole deal from one spot to another...