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March 27, 2020

Best Practices for Staying Healthy From the CDC

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Best Practices for Staying Healthy From the CDC

With the spread of COVID-19 in full swing, the Center for Disease Control (CDC) has set some guidelines and tips for staying healthy during this pandemic. During this unpredictable outbreak, it is important that we ...

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Dec. 26, 2019

Is Building a Gazebo a Good Idea?

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Is Building a Gazebo a Good Idea?

Your backyard should be an oasis where you can relax and enjoy a meal and conversation with family and friends. A gazebo can add to the aesthetics of your yard and provide shelter from rain and ...

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Nov. 11, 2019

8 Odd Things to Wash in the Dishwasher

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8 Odd Things to Wash in the Dishwasher

Move over, dinner plates! The dishwasher can actually be used to wash a myriad of strange items. Below is a good rundown. A quick bit of common sense: if sudsing up something super greasy or ...
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Nov. 11, 2019

Public Library Resources You May Have Overlooked

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Public Library Resources You May Have Overlooked

Whether you’re looking for reading material, free WiFi or even employment resources—your local public library has you covered.

If you haven’t set foot in your local library recently, make it a point to carve out some ...

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Nov. 11, 2019

Public Library Resources You May Have Overlooked

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Public Library Resources You May Have Overlooked

Whether you’re looking for reading material, free WiFi or even employment resources—your local public library has you covered.

If you haven’t set foot in your local library recently, make it a point to carve out some ...

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Nov. 9, 2019

5 Weekend Projects That Can Up Your Home's Resale Value

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5 Weekend Projects That Can Up Your Home's Resale Value

You love your home, but you might choose to sell it later on. And when that time comes, you’ll want to get as much money as you can for your property so ...

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Nov. 9, 2019

Creating Kitchen Designs to Serve a 'Mature Market'

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Creating Kitchen Designs to Serve a 'Mature Market'

According to a report from the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) authored by Doris Pearlman—founder of Denver's Possibilities For Design—those aging into the "mature market" will require a new way of thinking about ...
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Oct. 15, 2019

How to Do a Home Detox

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How to Do a Home Detox

While you may have tried a juice cleanse or a gluten-free diet to rid your body of unhealthy substances, have you ever considered what harmful elements might be inhabiting your home?

According to the home experts at ...
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Oct. 11, 2019

Tips From 'the Cheapskate Next Door'

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Tips From 'the Cheapskate Next Door'

Author Jeff Yeager met with hundreds of self-described skinflints for his bestselling book, “The Cheapskate Next Door: Surprising Secrets of Americans Living Happily Below Their Means.”

He recently shared with Kiplinger Magazine editors the tips and ...
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Oct. 7, 2019

Which Type of Siding Is Right for Your House?

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Which Type of Siding Is Right for Your House?

Siding is a critical component of a home that protects it from extreme temperatures, rain, snow and wind. Although siding is designed to last many years, it can become damaged over time by repeated ...

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