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Custom Cabinetry: Storage Solutions for the Whole Home

Posted by Laura Firszt | Apr 28, 2015

"A place for everything and everything in its place" is a motto that most of us would love to live by. Unfortunately, it's not always so easy. Although decluttering is all the rage...


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9 Adorable DIY End Tables

Posted by Laura Firszt | Apr 26, 2015

End tables are "in" right now. These practical furniture pieces are just the right size to hold a lamp, a houseplant or two, and a few plates of goodies at a casual gathering. Not only...


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Why Roof Trusses Are More Popular Than Rafters

Posted by Laura Firszt | Apr 21, 2015

Roof framing has undergone a quiet revolution over the past half century. Trusses are gradually replacing the conventional rafters, to the point that nowadays more than 80 percent of...


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Shed, Barn or Gazebo Repair: Shabby to Shipshape

Posted by Laura Firszt | Apr 14, 2015

April is the month to spring into action and get your property in shape for the long-awaited warm weather (yay!). Summer means lots of different things to different people, but whether...


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Handsome Hardware Adds Unique Flair to Wood Furniture

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 08, 2015

Wooden furniture and cabinetry is both classic and classy, whether you're talking individual pieces or built-ins. A decor trend we've been seeing around lately is adding carefully chosen...