Recent Carpenters Articles


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Travel Souvenirs To Use In Your Home

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 01, 2016

Even on holiday, we’re not free of it ... that all-too-human urge to collect. When you’re vacationing, it often translates into the urge to buy mementos of your travels....


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Eco-Aware Kitchen Cabinet Replacement or Renewal

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jul 19, 2016

You work hard at keeping your kitchen green -- buying healthful, sustainable food and drink to nourish your family and friends. Good for you! Now here’s another area where you...


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Restore and Refinish a Dingy Deck

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jul 04, 2016

How’s your deck? Whether you’ve just moved into a new home or you were too busy to take care of routine maintenance, that piece of outdoor space just beyond your back door...


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Pop-Up Patios, Porches, and Yards

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jun 28, 2016

The weather has been glorious lately and I’ve been spending many of my off-duty hours strolling the streets of my city. One thing that I keep noticing is how incredibly creative...


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Put the "Friendly" in "Eco-Friendly": Host a Green BBQ

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jun 20, 2016

Summer’s here – at long last! Now why not put the “friendly” in “eco-friendly” by inviting your neighbors to a low-carbon-footprint cookout? That’s...