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7 Cool Custom Decks

Posted by Networx Team | Feb 18, 2018

Are you thinking of building a deck this year? Here’s a little inspiration to get your planning process started. Presenting seven super cool custom decks. 1. A natural extension...

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Get Rid Of Ants

Posted by Networx Team | Jan 02, 2018

If your house has ever been infested by ants, you know what a nuisance they can be – and how hard to get out of your house. And if you haven't had any visiting ants (yet) then...

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Advantages of Cork Flooring

Posted by Networx Team | Jan 01, 2018

Resilient like linoleum with the elegance of real hardwood, cork flooring is gaining popularity among contractors and DIY remodelers alike. And for good reason! Cork is quite possibly...

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What Is a Chandelier?

Posted by Networx Team | Sep 27, 2017

The right chandelier will add a beautifully dramatic lighting element to your home. Known for enhancing the appearance of a living room or dining area, chandeliers create a soft,...

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Hiring a Handyman to Fix a Door

Posted by Networx Team | Mar 31, 2014

A handyman is a person you can hire to perform small chores in and around your property, including such tasks as repairs, installation, and painting. Handymen work either as independent...

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Carriage Doors Versus Roll-Up Doors

Posted by Networx Team | Feb 16, 2014

If you’ve been thinking about installing new garage doors, consider in depth the appearance and function you'd like your new doors to have. Swing-out carriage house-style and...

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Types of Hardwood Floors: The Basics

Posted by Networx Team | Nov 27, 2013

Having a new wood floor installed in your home (or tackling DIY flooring installation yourself) is an exciting opportunity to customize a special room or area of the house that could...

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Do I Need to Replace My Subfloor?

Posted by Networx Team | Nov 25, 2013

A floor is essential for any room of your house, but what’s underneath it, and why are those components important? The subfloor -- and its overall quality -- is just as important...

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Hiring a Handyman For Plumbing: What You Need to Know

Posted by Networx Team | Nov 19, 2013

When you hire a handyman to help you with various tasks around the house and yard -- such as outdoor cleaning, light or fixture installation, or constructing a shed -- you might think...

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What Can Be Done About Driveway Pitting? A Basic Guide

Posted by Networx Team | Oct 22, 2013

Concrete driveway pitting is a frustrating issue for many homeowners. Some driveways begin to pit after a few years, while some show signs of pitting after only a few months. Pitting,...