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Attic or Loft?

Posted by Sarah Pearson on

Attic or Loft?

You are probably wondering, "What is the difference between an attic and a loft?" Well, don't worry. I'm here to tell you that they are not just different words for the same thing!  What's really important about knowing the difference is that it will help you decide which type of space would be best for you. This article will discuss how each one functions differently so you can make your decision. Loft A loft is a building's upper story or elevated area in a room directly under the roof. Most loft’s are converted into a living space, such as an...

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Things That Should Never Be Stored in Your Attic

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Things That Should Never Be Stored in Your Attic

If you're like most homeowners, you probably have a lot of stuff crammed into your attic. While it might be convenient to store all of your excess belongings up there, it's important to be aware of what should never be stored in your attic. Why? Because storing certain items in your attic can actually damage your home and cause serious safety hazards. If you're not sure what these items are, read on for a list of the things that should never be stored in your attic. Hazardous Materials If you're storing any flammable chemicals—whether they're used for cleaning, photography, or...

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Attic Organization Tips to Remember

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Attic Organization Tips to Remember

The one thing that we all know is that so many of us have attics that are disorganized and we don’t really find the things that we stored there again. This is just because we don’t really know the tips about organizing your attics. This is why these tips to the ultimate attic organization are so important for everyone that has an attic. Labelling The first and most, important tips to attic organization are that you should really make sure that all your boxes and containers are labeled. And, with labels, we don’t mean to write what there is on...

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Take the Creak Out Of Your Stuff

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Take the Creak Out Of Your Stuff

Putting decorations up and getting more out, the endless trips to the attic never cease. Especially, during the latter half of the year. There seems to be holiday after holiday. This means constant changing of the decorations and backaches from carrying all the heavy items up the ladders. Each step groaning under the added pressure of your weight plus the boxes. An indication that your next trip might not be as fortunate as the last. The next groan you hear might be coming from you as the ladder gives out and you are landing on the floor. This thought might...

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Attic Lifts for Garage May Be the Solution to Storage Problems

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Attic Lifts for Garage May Be the Solution to Storage Problems

There are few things that will always cause problems in society. One of those, the compilation of stuff. We like to buy things, make things and decorate everything we own to match our personalities. You start with the bare minimum that fits in one bedroom and escalate to an entire house. When you get married and have kids, the list of stuff just continues to grow. There seems to be no end in sight to the insurmountable amount of personal attributes. As it continues, we run into the problem of where to put everything.Is it going to be put in...

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