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3 Tips When Replacing Your Windows

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If you're considering getting new windows or your current windows are getting worn, there's a lot you need to know. Not all windows are the same, and they can impact the energy efficiency of your home. If you would like to know more, check out these three tips when replacing your windows. 1. Look Into Double-Pane Windows Many older windows only have one pane of glass. This is extremely problematic because glass is not a great insulator.

16 September 2021

8 Ways To Use Binchotan Charcoal Sticks In Your Zero Waste Home

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If you are concerned about the environment and want your home to have zero waste, binchotan charcoal purifying sticks can help you in so many ways. Binchotan charcoal is carbonized oak from Japan. There is a lengthy and labor-intensive process that goes into making binchotan charcoal sticks. They are terrific for purifying water, but that's not the only thing they can do. Here are 8 ways to use binchotan charcoal purifying sticks.

6 July 2021

4 Kitchen Trends In 2021

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Whether you want to update your kitchen or design inspirations that will make your kitchen feel warm, these four kitchen trends for 2021 will help you achieve that. More so, the designs prioritize cleanliness and focus on flexibility.  1. Touchless Faucets Due to the increased demand for hands-free functionality and the need to maintain hygiene, more people prefer touchless faucets in their kitchens. A report by NKBA indicates that hands-free faucets, motion control, and touch-tap faucets are more in demand than traditional lever faucets.

26 March 2021

Weed Control Products

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The location and type of weeds that are growing on your property will dictate which type of weed killer you should use to eliminate the wild plants. There are selective and non-selective systemic weed killers that should be applied prior to or after germination. There are also products that contain organic materials, such as citric acid.  Pre- Or Post-Emergent Products Many weed varieties germinate in the spring, and plant stalks grow quickly.

22 December 2020

Canvas Options For Your Property

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Sipping tea on your terrace during the fall or enjoying a book and the scent of the fragrant flowers that surround your patio during the summer may be two of your favorite activities, but these both rely heavily upon the weather if you are not supplied with some type of fabric barrier. Canvas canopies can be suspended with cordage or attached to a structure that serves multiple purposes and the fabric covering will improve your outdoor surroundings.

23 September 2020

Turning Your Second Bedroom Into A Guest Suite

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Got an unused second bedroom? Turn it into a guest room that will keep your family and friends coming back again and again. Try these ideas to transform a simple second bedroom into a chic suite for your guests: Create Luxury One of the differences between a simple guest room and a suite is the bedding; invest in luxurious bedding and linens for your space. Create a clean, comfortable bed that guests will want to lounge in after a long day.

28 July 2020

6 Facts About Vinyl Replacement Windows

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Homeowners have a lot of options for replacement windows. They're typically replacing old, drafty, and often dilapidated windows. Therefore, they want new windows that are both attractive and energy-efficient. One of the options they'll see is the vinyl window. If you find yourself in that position, you might be curious about these windows. Keep reading for facts about such windows that might help you choose them for your replacement project.

23 April 2020

3 Ways Adding a Water Softener to Your Home Will Save You Money

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Having hard water can add a lot of unwanted nuisances to your daily life. If you've been interested in a water softener but haven't been able to justify the cost, then it might interest you to know that getting a water softener can end up saving you money in the long run. Here are three easy ways that you can expect to save cash every single day that you have a water softener.

22 April 2020

Warning Sounds for Common Furnace Problems

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All furnaces make some noise, such as small pops as the furnace comes on. Most of the sounds are brief and relatively quiet, as they typically happen as ducts and other parts of the system expand in response to the hot air. There are some sounds, though, that should be treated as an early warning sign for necessary furnace repairs. Fan Problems The fan, or blower, is what forces the heated air through the ducts and into your home, so if the fan fails, your home won't heat well.

27 February 2020

Get A Lot Of Weeds In Your Flower Garden Every Year? How A Weed Control Service Can Help

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Weeds can take over a beautiful flower garden and drown out your flowers. Weeds will also affect the health of your flowers as they compete with water and nutrients. Below is information about what a weed control service can do to help get rid of the weeds. Use a Flower Garden Edging A flower garden edging can make your flower garden look great, but this edging can also help control weeds.

20 December 2019