Shop Like A Chef: 2 Oven Features You Should Look For

If you binge-watch baking contests and pride yourself on your culinary skills, you might be thinking about updating your kitchen with a brand-new stove. But how do you know which state-of-the-art features will really matter in the long run? Here are two oven features you should look for, and how they might improve your cooking […]

Back Off, Robbers: 4 Tips To Help Prevent Shed Theft

Each year, more than 3 million households are robbed. Shed robberies are lumped into the aforementioned statistic because the United States Bureau of Justice classifies shed theft as a type of household burglary, so it’s difficult to estimate approximately how many criminals steal from sheds. Regardless of the exact number, it’s still important to find […]

Four Fun Ways To Add Visual Interest With Mirrors

Mirrors don’t just allow you to view your appearance, they can add light and the illusion of space to any room of your home. Whether used in the bathroom, in your bedroom, or in a living area, reflective surfaces have long been touted as a home design staple. Whether you’re designing a cozy cottage by […]

5 Tips That Can Help Make Your Move Less Stressful

Moving can be stressful for anyone, especially when you have a large family and a lot of belongings to move. There are so many people and so many things that need attention that you might feel like your brain will explode. Remember to stop and take a deep breath every once in a while, and […]

Choosing A New Desk For Your Office? 2 Things To Consider First

After you receive the promotion of your dreams, you might be excited to crack open a catalogue and pick out a new desk. Unfortunately, if you choose office furniture without being able to see or feel it in person, you might regret your purchase later. Here are two things to consider before you start shopping, […]

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Mothballs And Peppermint Oil? Why These DIY Mice Control Tips Might Not Work

If mice invade your home, you may try to get rid of them with a few DIY tips you found online. But many of these DIY mice extermination tips, such as using peppermint oil, can leave you with more rodents than you can handle. In addition, some of the things recommended, such as placing mothballs […]

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5 Tips For Coordinating Your Draperies With Your Passive Solar Heating Design

Passive solar design involves orienting your home towards the winter sun to maximize your natural energy gain. However, even if your home was not designed with passive solar heating in mind, there are several window treatments that you can apply to help you save energy during winter and summer. This include installing awnings or applying […]

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3 Log Home Myths You Shouldn’t Believe

Have you always dreamed of living in a cozy log home? What’s stopping you? For many people, it’s the stubborn idea that log homes are impractical or even unsafe that prevents them from considering logs as a home-building option. The problem with that assumption is that log homes are neither impractical nor unsafe – in […]