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Hazards Around the House

Posted by Steven Davidson on

Hazards Around the House

When you are considering buying your first house, there are so many things to think about. You have to think about the cost of the mortgage, if you want a yard or not, and how old is too old for appliances? It's easy to forget that there are other hazards around the house that could come back and bite you at any time.  I know I'm guilty of this myself; it took me almost burning my entire kitchen down before I realized that having an oven that was older than me wasn't safe anymore! Listen up though because I don't...

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What Do You Do With an Extra Room?

Posted by Steven Davidson on

What Do You Do With an Extra Room?

Now that you have a spare room, it's time to figure out what to do with the space. There are so many things you can do! You can turn it into an office, a guest bedroom or even just storage for all your holiday decorations. The possibilities are endless and you don't have to spend a lot of money either. I'm going to outline some ideas below about how you can use this extra space in your home! Guest Bedroom  When you're looking to make your spare room into a guest bedroom, there are many things that should be considered....

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Taking Over With Some Lifting

Posted by Sarah Pearson on

Taking Over With Some Lifting

You’re going to buy your dream home! That is such an exciting moment! If you’re realistic then you already know there will have to be some changes made. Sometimes we can’t afford the exact model we want and have to make it ourselves. It may even be perfect with no major problems, but there will still have to be some smaller things done to make it fit you perfectly. Everyone enjoys painting a portion and really turning it into home. There’s a new trend that will really change that new purchase into something you can live with forever, an attic...

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Revitalizing Your Home!

Posted by Sarah Pearson on

Revitalizing Your Home!

Homes have personalities. They contain a certain air about them that really draws us in. In buying a house we look for a home that will be functional and that we can show off. Something that really says, “Look at me!” The trends are always changing and some personalities like the older trends, while others like the newer. Finding a perfect situation is always hard and leads to you giving up some of your demands. Fortunately, once you buy a house you can make whatever changes you want! That is where the real fun begins! You can change the wallpaper,...

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How to Simplify the Decorating Season

Posted by Mellie Deemy on

How to Simplify the Decorating Season
It is that time again, time for putting out decorations for all of the various fall and winter holidays. There seems to be holiday after holiday this time of the year. This means constant changing of the decorations. Putting up decorations, taking them down, and getting more out, the trips to the attic never cease. Which can lead to 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.

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