Recent Carpenters Articles

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Clever Uses for the Mysterious Space Atop Your Cabinets

Posted by Laura Firszt | Sep 22, 2015

Presenting one of life's little conundrums … what to do with that mysterious space between the tops of your kitchen cabinets and the ceiling. There are actually a couple of logical...

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Delightful Fall Decorations for Deck, Porch, or Patio

Posted by Laura Firszt | Sep 20, 2015

The autumnal equinox toward the end of September means that it is officially fall. But we lovers of the great outdoors are not quite ready to come inside and hibernate until next spring...

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Create a Cool Craft Station for Your Kids

Posted by Laura Firszt | Sep 10, 2015

Crafting is a fantastic hobby for kids. It's educational and fun, engaging both their head and their hands. It becomes even more enjoyable when they have a craft station of their very...


Moving? Remember to Pack up Your Precious Junk Drawer

Posted by Laura Firszt | Sep 06, 2015

Moving? As you box up your belongings, take the opportunity to declutter and organize. But don't be too hasty in what you decide to get rid of. The junk drawer, for example, is an area...

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6 Reasons Why It's So Hard to Declutter Your Kitchen

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 09, 2015

Many of us fight an ongoing battle with clutter in our home, and the kitchen tends to be the most difficult room of all to keep tidy. Here are 6 reasons why you may be finding it such...